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Is there anything I can do about a company not following through in a giveaway?

No, if you participated and won according to the rules of the giveaway, and …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 day ago

Would an LLC that is filling as an S-Corp be eligible for funding from angel investors and venture capitalists?

Tax status has nothing to do with your ability to secure funding from angel …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 day ago

Can a contract be transferred between entities?

Yes, they can. Unless there is a non-assignment provision in the contract which prevents …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 4 days ago

Can I serve liquor/beer/wine free of charge at a private event my business is hosting?

Anyone can serve alcoholic beverages at their private events.  However, if the event is …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 4 days ago

Do I need to file a DBA if I use a trademarked logo in the marketing material?

No, you will not need a DBA, because you will be using short, but …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 4 days ago