Understanding Contracts For Deed and Mortgages

If you were born before 2007, you’ve probably heard of real estate mortgages and know a little bit about how they work. A mortgage is generally a loan to purchase property in exchange for a security interest in the real estate. Where the seller provides the loan and the loan gives you with the money to buy…


The Benefits of Copyright Registration for Small Businesses

No matter what line of work you’re in, you’ve probably heard a few things about copyright protection and infringement. From the (in)famous Napster case to the DMCA takedown notices cropping up on YouTube, copyright law shows up more and more in our daily lives. As a small business owner, you should be especially concerned with…


Internet Assets and Garnishment in Minnesota

As a business owner in the digital age, few things are more valuable than a user-friendly website and a memorable domain name. Sure, much of their value comes from the company itself. The website iTunes.com, for example, wouldn’t be nearly as valuable if Apple didn’t create iPods, iPhones, and provide a digital storefront for music and movies. But,…