Do I Need to Name an Executor in my Will?

A will executor, also known as a personal representative in Washington, is the individual you appoint to fulfill your expectations after you die. When you die with a clear legal will, the court will authorize the executor to carry out your wishes.  It is essential to choose an executor who is dependable and well-organized. Oversight […]

Will I Be Able to Sell my Business on my Own?

You have worked hard and build a company. You have good employees and fill a need in your community. As rewarding as it can be, however, there comes a time where the prospect of selling you company comes to mind. Selling is a difficult decision and can be a very complicated process.  In addition to […]

Why Having a Will or Trust is Essential

Any Seattle estate planning attorney worth their salt advises their clients to have a will, living trust or other legal documents in place for that inevitable day. These documents and directives are designed to determine where your assets go, who can help with medical decisions if you are incapacitated, provide for you minor children and […]

Practical Small Business Risk Management Tactics

Starting a business is hard. Owning and remaining successful as a small business owner can be even harder. Business owners have to be multi-talented as they juggle myriad pressing issues that will ensure their business keeps going. One such pressing issue is the limiting of risk. Every business faces risk. Many businesses risk someone being […]

You’ve Been Sued. Here’s What You Should & Shouldn’t Do.

As a business owner, one of your top fears is that your product or service causes harm to someone else or another business owner. Unfortunately, it is often a cost of doing business. And if you discover your business is the defendant of a civil lawsuit, it is important you know what to do.  As […]

What Makes a Contract Enforceable?

With increasing channels of communication, there have never been more ways to potentially form a contract. Traditional contracts drawn up by a Seattle business attorney like the lawyers at Frey Buck are still the bread and butter. However, as long as there are an offer and an acceptance, the new breed of contracts could just […]

My Employee had COVID-19: What Do I Do?

While COVID-19 vaccines are becoming more and more available, and while many individuals in the US have been vaccinated, the coronavirus pandemic is still very prevalent. US health officials have said that it may take well into next year before life returns to normal, so it is crucial that businesses are still taking the necessary […]

Your Guide to LLCs vs. LLPs

Starting a new business is an opportunity of a lifetime. You have always believed in your skill and competence as a businessperson. Establishing your own company is something you have always wanted and are now ready to realize. You may think the market is ripe for your kind of business. However, you never know what […]