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Investing in Florida

Generally, there are five types of corporations in Florida: C corporations, S corporations, Limited Liability Corporations, Partnerships, and Sole Proprietorships. Florida LLC What is it? The three letters “LLC” go at the end of a limited liability company’s name and actually become part of its official name. A limited liability company is a legal entity…

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Works Made For Hire

What is a Copyright? A copyright is the exclusive legal right to use, publish, sell, or distribute the matter and form of something.  Although this definition is abstract, the purpose of a copyright is to protect the creator’s ideas from infringement.  As a general rule, the creator owns all copyrights in a work she creates;…

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Title VII: Retaliation by Employers

What is Title VII? Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 protects employees from discrimination from employers.  Title VII prohibits discrimination “with respect to his compensation, terms, conditions, or privileges of employment, because of such individual’s race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.” 42 U.S.C.A. § 2000e-3 What is Retaliation? Retaliation is one…

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