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Starting or Buying a Business

Buying a Business and Due Diligence by Alan M. Briskin

Buy/Sell Provisions by Michael D. Cross, Jr.

Choice of Business Entity Considerations (Part I) by Michael D. Cross, Jr.

Choice of Business Entity Considerations (Part II) by Michael D. Cross, Jr.

Starting a Business with a Partner by Michael D. Cross, Jr.

Contractual and Corporate Concerns

Contracts: Getting the Deal You Think You're Getting by Michael D. Cross, Jr.

Proper Corporate Maintenance

Employees and Independent Contractors

Employment Law Overview by Michael D. Cross, Jr.

Is Your 1099 Contractor Really a W-2 Employee? by Michael D. Cross, Jr.

Non-Compete Agreements: Valuable Protection or Mere Deterrent by Alan M. Briskin and Michael D. Cross, Jr.

A Business's Guide to the Georgia Security and Immigration Compliance Act by Michael D. Cross, Jr. and Erik J. Broel.

Franchise and Business Opportunity Law

Your Guide to Trademark Registration by Peter E. Morgan

Buying a Franchise by Michael D. Cross, Jr.

Purchasing a Franchise: Questions for Franchisees by Michael D. Cross, Jr.

Non-Profit and Charitable Organizations

Forming A Charitable Organization by Michael D. Cross, Jr.

Firm News

Citybizlist Atlanta - Alpharetta Attorney David Messer Recognized in 2009 Legal Elite

Citybizlist Atlanta - Alpharetta Law Firm Briskin, Cross & Sanford, LLC Announces New Mediation Practice

Citybizlist Atlanta - Alpharetta Law Firm Extends Georgia Law Against Fraudulent Conveyances

Citybizlist Atlanta - Briskin Cross & Sanford Attorneys Appointed to Leadership of Public Safety Non-Profit Organizations

Citybizlist Atlanta - Briskin, Cross & Sanford (BCS) Partner Michael D. Cross, Jr. Named to Georgia Super Lawyers' 2010 Rising Stars

Intellectual Property Law - Trademarks, Copyright, and Trade Secrets

Copyright Law by Alan M. Briskin

Do Trademark Lawyers Matter?

"Merely Descriptive" Trademarks?

Chocolate wars: the shape of things to come?

Who Owns Your Tattoo?