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postheadericon How to Choose an International Business Lawyer

How to Choose an International Business Lawyer

Three Parts:Searching for CandidatesInterviewing Strong ContendersMaking Your Final ChoiceCommunity Q&A If you’re contemplating taking your business global – whether by selling products in other countries, opening a new factory overseas, or selling international franchises – you probably need an international business lawyer. An international business lawyer knows what licenses you’ll need and how the laws of other countries will impact your business decisions. To choose an international business lawyer, research several candidates and interview at least three so you can find the one best suited for the present and future…

postheadericon How to Choose an Estate Agent in Bulgaria

How to Choose an Estate Agent in Bulgaria

It is not a secret that sometimes the estate agents are not your best friends when it comes to buying. Their interest will not exactly match yours and they might mislead you just trying to sell whatever they will earn commission from. This post will give you some guidelines how to chose with whom to work. Things you should look for: 1 Inspect the office. Nowadays everybody has a website, even those who don’t have office but their office will tell you more than you can imagine. See in what…

postheadericon How to Choose an Intellectual Property Lawyer

How to Choose an Intellectual Property Lawyer

Intellectual property refers to patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets. In the United States, intellectual property rights are exclusive rights that are protected by applicable state and federal law. Protecting and defending your intellectual property can be a technical task that requires advanced knowledge of specific aspects of intellectual property law. The average lawyer will likely have basic knowledge of intellectual property law, but typically intellectual property lawyers have specialized knowledge of intellectual property law and tend to solely practice intellectual property law. You may need to hire an intellectual…

postheadericon How to Choose an Advertising Agency

How to Choose an Advertising Agency

Before you choose an ad agency, take an in-depth look at your advertising needs and at the abilities, reputation and fees of the agencies you’re interested in. The ad agency you choose might create everything from print advertising to e-mail campaigns, and will play a crucial role in determining how potential clients view your company. 1 Decide what services you need. Before you hire an ad agency, determine why you’re hiring them. Do you only need a few marketing materials produced, such as a sales letter or postcard? If so,…

postheadericon How to Choose a Name for a Law Firm

How to Choose a Name for a Law Firm

Four Methods:Using Surnames in Your Firm’s NameAvoiding Misleading NamesBranding Your Law FirmTaking Your Community and Clients into ConsiderationCommunity Q&A Law firms were traditionally named after the founding partners. Some firms still follow that strategy today, but there is also more room for creativity as emerging law firms enter the industry. Some firms are named for the area of the law that they specialize in. Other firms use words or phrases to grab the attention of potential clients. Choose a name for your law firm that is meaningful to the practice…

postheadericon How to Choose a Mortgage Lender

How to Choose a Mortgage Lender

Three Parts:Preparing for Your Mortgage SearchFinding Lenders and Getting QuotesChoosing a LenderCommunity Q&A After weeks, or months, of searching, you’ve found the property you’ve been looking for. Now what? It’s time to start the mortgage application process. Luckily, it’s not as difficult as you might think. The first step is to choose the right mortgage lender. Part 1 Preparing for Your Mortgage Search 1 Put together your financial portfolio. The more information you are able to provide about your financial status, the easier it will be to maneuver through the…

postheadericon How to Adjust to Retirement

How to Adjust to Retirement

Three Parts:Preparing EmotionallyMaking PlansCaring for YourselfCommunity Q&A Retirement is a major life change. So much of your sense of self worth is tied up with career success and accomplishment. When you retire, you suddenly have to adjust to a vastly different schedule. Prepare yourself emotionally for the adjustment, accepting that you’ll be sad for a little bit after retiring. Then, make some plans to keep yourself busy. This will help you with the adjustment phase. Lastly, take care of yourself. Make an effort to eat right and exercise regularly, as…

postheadericon How to Choose a Lawyer for Your Business

How to Choose a Lawyer for Your Business

Business owners frequently require the assistance of a lawyer when entering into contracts, negotiating deals, navigating employment and labor laws, and when preparing and filing taxes. Hiring an experienced lawyer to work with your business early on will ensure that when the need for legal advice arises, you will not waste time in finding a lawyer and catching them up on your business before you can receive advice. 1 Ask for a recommendation. Reputation is often a reliable tool for choosing a lawyer. Ask those who you know have had…

postheadericon How to Choose a Log Home Company

How to Choose a Log Home Company

Choosing a log home company to supply your dream home can be a daunting task. Here, we will explain the most important factors to consider when choosing a log home manufacturer. 1 Select a company based on building materials. The first step in choosing a log home company would be to decide which species of wood you would like to use for building your new home. There are several common species to use when constructing a log home. The most popular species are Pine, Cedar, and Oak. Within these three…

postheadericon How to Choose a Lawyer for an Entertainment Contract

How to Choose a Lawyer for an Entertainment Contract

There are a few things to consider when signing an entertainment contract. You will need to be alert or you will find yourself bound up in an unfavorable agreement for quite some time. This industry is a large one and has its share of crooks who will readily take advantage of someone who is new to the game. The best course of action is to hire a lawyer who can help you. Here are some steps to help you choose the lawyer that is right for you. 1 Search for…