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The FTC Non-Compete Ban: Ways to Protect Your Business Interests

As a business leader, you’ve likely relied on non-compete agreements to safeguard your company’s confidential information, protect your investments in employee training, and maintain a competitive edge. However, with the…

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The FTC’s Non-Compete Ban: Navigating the New Reality for Business Owners

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The business landscape is set to undergo a significant shift in early September with the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) recent comprehensive ban on new non compete agreements between employers and…

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Celebrating 50 years in the practice of HR law, David R. Knowles of Cleveland’s Wegman Hessler Valore still embraces the constant of change

A business law attorney, David Knowles celebrates 50 years specializing in HR law with Wegman Hessler business law firm in Ohio.

As he drives to Wegman Hessler Valore’s Cleveland area headquarters, David R. Knowles reflects on a city that has undergone enormous transformation during his tenure there. The factories that once…

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Corporate Transparency Act Deemed Unconstitutional by Federal Court in Alabama: What This Means for Your Business

Executive Summary: By Kyle Baird On Friday, March 1, 2024, in the case National Small Business United, d/b/a the National Small Business Association vs. Janet Yellen. U.S. District Court, N.D. of…

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Video: Corporate Transparency Act 2024 – New Reporting Requirements for US-Based Small Businesses and LLCs

The requirements of the Corporate Transparency Act 2024 are now in effect. This webinar provides details on what to expect and what to provide for business owners and leaders. For…

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IRS Halts ERC Claims Due to Dubious Submissions

IRS halts ERC Claims, and what to do next

Worried About Your ERC Claim? Here’s What You Can Do As a small business owner, you may have come across the Employee Retention Credit (ERC) program offered by the Internal…

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A Significant Change to Employee Handbook Rules: Understanding the New NLRB Standard

NLRB Rules changing - owners need to review employee handbooks to comply

By HR attorney Lorraine M. CatalusciWegman Hessler Valore In the continually evolving landscape of labor laws, staying abreast of the latest legislative changes is key to maintaining legal compliance and…

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Michigan Supreme Court Upends Enforceability of Blanket Purchase Orders

Michigan Supreme Court Upends Enforceability of Blanket Purchase Orders

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY By Wegman Hessler Valore business attorney, Kyle S. Baird, Esq. On July 11, 2023, the Michigan Supreme Court issued an Opinion in the case MSSC, Inc. v. Airboss…

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Estate Tax Changes Coming Soon: Important Details from an Estate Planning Law Firm

Early action is recommended on wealth transfer planning before lower estate tax thresholds take hold. By gifting assets now, you can lock in valuations and preserve current tax exemption levels…

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Everything you need to know about the Corporate Transparency Act for 2024

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What is the Corporate Transparency Act? The Corporate Transparency Act (CTA) of 2019 is a historic new law impacting millions of America’s existing small corporations and LLCs, as well as…

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