When you launched your company, you and your business partner were the proverbial "dream team." Your motivations were similar, your energies were aligned and you had a united vision. Now, you and your business partner haven't seen eye-to-eye for a while, and your partner has finally decided that it's time to move on.
Crowdfunding a new business idea through Kickstarter and similar sites has helped a lot of new companies get off the ground. However, they aren't without pitfalls.
You've wanted to open a business for some time, but you've never been sure what kind of business you were going to open. Now that you've settled on the business you want to run, you need to think about the type of business structure you should choose.
While many people in Georgia are fans of the videos and competitions hosted by esports stars and teams, the reality of professional video gaming can be more complex. Like other forms of entertainment, esports is a major industry that relies on restrictive yet lucrative contracts. One of the stars of the esports world, 22-year-old "Fortnite" player Tfue, is engaged in an ongoing dispute with his former esports group, FaZe Clan, over Tfue leaving the group and bringing his contract to an end. Both sides are asking a federal judge to rule in their favor in key aspects of the ongoing dispute.
Purchasing a business in Georgia can be exciting. However, it is important for people who are wanting to buy businesses to take steps to avoid making mistakes that could have serious consequences.
Georgia residents who follow developments in the music business will likely know that disputes between recording artists and record labels often become contentious. During a bitter legal battle with Warner Bros., Prince appeared on stage with the word 'slave" written on one of his cheeks and then changed his name. He also compared recording contracts to modern slavery in a 2015 interview with the music magazine Rolling Stone. The latest such dispute involves superstar hip-hop artist Kanye West and the recording giant EMI.
It is logical for various reasons why legions of baby boomer-aged Georgian individuals and couples dwell on thoughts of starting and operating a business.
It's glass-half-empty news. Wait, that proverbial glass is actually half full, or perhaps even more. To some people, it's about to overflow.