Tag: business

Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Working With Islamic Finance

June 20, 2022

Via: Investopedia

The Big Picture of Islamic Banking Although Islamic finance began in the seventh century, it has been formalized gradually since the late 1960s. This process was driven by the tremendous oil wealth that fueled renewed interest in and demand for […]

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Law Protects Florida Companies Who Aid Gig Workers in Emergencies from Misclassification Claims

May 26, 2022


The pandemic has taught employers that flexibility is key to survival—and thanks to a new law just signed into effect on May 11, Florida employers will not have to worry that any emergency actions they take to aid gig economy […]

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Eligible California Employers with 5 or More Employees Must Comply with CalSavers Retirement Savings Trust Act by June 30, 2022

May 3, 2022

Via: JD Supra

California law requires that employers doing business in California that do not offer a 401(k) plan must register under the CalSavers Retirement Program (the “CalSavers Program” or “Program”) and provide employee census information in order for CalSavers to automatically enroll […]

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Workplace Whistleblowing 2022: Everything Your Business Needs to Know

March 30, 2022

Via: JD Supra

Whistleblowing in the workplace is a process where an employee, (the whistleblower), reports to an authorised person a certain type of wrongdoing, misconduct or illegal act made by another employee or by the company itself. “Whistleblowing examples can include criminal […]

Know Your Rights

Modern legal operations are at the intersection of law, business and technology

March 22, 2022

Via: ABA Journal

Ari Kaplan recently spoke with Marla Crawford, the general counsel at Cimplifi, an integrated legal services provider that aligns e-discovery and contract analytics for corporate legal departments and law firms. Ari Kaplan: Tell us about your background and your role […]

Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Deductible Definition

February 22, 2022

Via: Investopedia

What Is a Deductible? For tax purposes, a deductible is an expense that an individual taxpayer or a business can subtract from adjusted gross income while completing a tax form. The deductible expense reduces taxable income and, therefore, the amount […]

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

“Occurrences” in COVID-19 business interruption litigation: the next wave

February 3, 2022

Via: LexBlog

Nearly two years into the COVID-19 pandemic, the battles over threshold business interruption coverage issues like the presence of physical loss or damage, causation, and the applicability of policy exclusions continue to rage. Results have been mixed, with insurers notching […]

Financing your Business

Delivering Justice for SMEs

January 31, 2022

Via: Lawyer Monthly

Walker conducted a comprehensive analysis of the scale and complexity of banking complaints from SMEs, particularly in the wake of the 2008-09 financial crisis. His Review was published in 2018 and focused on disputes that remain unresolved despite the SME […]

Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Tax Liability Definition

September 13, 2021

Via: Investopedia

Tax liability is the payment owed by an individual, a business, or other entity to a federal, state, or local tax authority. In general, a tax liability is incurred when income is earned and when income is generated by the […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

This Is the Year to Lock In All 3 Opportunity Zone Tax Perks

September 3, 2021

Via: Entrepreneur

With this year’s strong stock and property markets, figuring out how to minimize capital gains tax may be top of mind for investors. Qualified opportunity funds can provide tax advantages, but acting fast makes a difference: You can reap the […]