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Understanding Mechanic Liens in Texas Architecture

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In today’s challenging economic landscape, securing every possible source of revenue is vital for the survival of many businesses in the construction sector. Thankfully, there are several strategies available to support collection efforts. One of the most commonly used methods is the mechanic’s lien, as outlined in Chapter 53 of the Texas Property Code. Mechanic’s […]

When Should You Begin Considering Your Estate Planning Options?

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Estate planning is essential to financial health and too often gets overlooked until it’s deemed immediately necessary. Whether you’re in the prime of your career, have just purchased your first home, or are celebrating the birth of a child, the right time to consider your estate planning options might be sooner than you think. At […]

A Guide to Independent Contractor Agreements in Texas

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The label ‘independent contractor’ is increasingly common across various sectors, notably in ridesharing and food delivery services, where contract employment is becoming more prevalent. With the rise of gig economy jobs, it’s essential for businesses contemplating working with independent contractors to understand the elements of a strong independent contractor agreement in Texas. Crafting well-thought-out contracts […]

How a Texas Lawyer Can Help With Subcontractor and Contractor Disputes

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Construction projects in Texas can often lead to disputes between contractors and subcontractors, given the complex agreements required to complete any major project. Whether it’s a disagreement over the scope of work, issues with payment, or delays in project timelines, these disputes can stall projects and result in significant financial losses.  The lawyers of Quadros, […]

What Is the Advantage of a C-Corp?

As a business owner, it is essential to understand the various types of business structures available and the advantages they offer. One popular option is the C-Corporation, or C-Corp for short. If you are considering setting up a C-Corp for your business, you may wonder what makes it different from other types of corporations.  At […]

Licensing Issues and Risk Mitigation When Working with Artificial Intelligence

The rise of Artificial Intelligence (AI) has been largely driven by one tool in AI called machine learning. In 1959, Arthur Samuel defined machine learning as the “field of study that gives computers the ability to learn without being explicitly programmed”. In the context of artificial intelligence, machine learning is a software that enables computers […]

Learn How to Protect Your Business While Collaborating

Small business owners and entrepreneurs often wear multiple hats during the business organization formation stage. Sometimes, collaborating with another brand, individual, or other entity can help share some of the burdens of start-up tasks and provide the support necessary to get a new brand off the ground. But it’s important to proceed with caution when […]

What Are Five Benefits of a Federal Trademark Registration?

Federal trademark registration affords legal protections to businesses or creators for any of their identifying marks and other branding endeavors. Trademarks can be unique logos, business names, slogans or commercial jingles, and similar brand-identifying creations that make it easy for a consumer to distinguish a brand. Trademarks are integral to branding. They help create a […]

Trademarks and Intellectual Property Considerations for New Businesses

Trademark law (TM) may be the last thing on your mind as you go through the stages of business formation and setup. However, considering its potential impact on your company could benefit you immensely down the line. For instance, it’s much easier to establish protections before any real work on the business begins. Having these […]