January 2014

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5 Steps to Understanding Arbitration Clauses

Increasingly, small-business contracts include arbitration clauses that seek to limit potential lawsuits. Mark Davis, a partner with Davis Levin Livingston, offers these tips to help you understand...

Ask the Expert: Franchising on the mainland

A reader asks, "My business is successful in the Islands. How do I know when I'm ready to franchise on the mainland?" Mark Duda, principal with RevoluSun, a Hawaii company with franchises in...

Helping Family Businesses

To prosper for generations, family businesses must overcome the unique challenges that arise when you work with relatives.

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