January 26, 2022 | by Jaime Paoletti

Impact of Material Price Escalation on Contractors in 2022

Construction material prices have continued to skyrocket since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Years later, we are still here dealing with the financial impact. Find out how contractors can mitigate the financial burden caused by material price escalation.

June 22, 2021 | by Jaime Paoletti

Is your License Agreement an Accidental Franchise?

Find out what determines an accidental franchise and what to if your business is considered one including legal implications involved.

May 31, 2021 | by Allan Hillman

When is the Right Time to Franchise Your Business?

Do you have a successful business that you're considering franchising? Find out the ideal time to franchise your business, plus ten questions you should ask yourself before you begin the process of franchising your business.

May 26, 2021 | by Raymond Garcia

Self-Insured Retention (SIR) Policy – Is it worth the risk?

Self-Insured Retention (SIR) Insurance Policies might save you in the short-term, but are they worth the long-term financial risk and liability? Find out what they are and the potential risk associated with SIR policies.

April 29, 2021 | by Jonathan Krumeich

How Biden’s Infrastructure Plan will impact the Connecticut Construction Industry

President Biden's proposed $2.3 trillion American Jobs Plan is the largest infrastructure investment in American history. Find out what's included in the plan and the potential impact the Infrastructure Plan will have on the Connecticut Construction Industry.

April 22, 2021 | by Lauren Lyngholm Crowe

Best Practices for Remote Conferences and Virtual Court Hearings

Due to COVID-19, we’ve been forced to adapt to unanticipated changes–and the legal world is no exception. While court operations were significantly slowed early in the pandemic, courts have made appropriate adjustments to accommodate our new normal. While there is an occasional need for traditional courtroom appearances, the vast majority of court operations have gone virtual. Find out how you can navigate this new normal and the best practices for remote conferences and virtual court hearings.

April 16, 2021 | by Jaime Paoletti

Lumber Prices Increase Over 170% since the COVID-19 Pandemic

Lumber prices have skyrocketed over 170% since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic - financially impacting contractors and home builders nationwide. Find out what contractors can do to mitigate the financial burden caused by inflated lumber and material prices.

March 31, 2021 | by Jane Milas

Connecticut Bans Natural Hair Discrimination in the Workplace

March 30, 2021 | by Jaime Paoletti

Connecticut Unfair Trade Practices Act (CUTPA)

Have you suffered a measurable loss of money or property due to an unfair or deceptive act? Find out how the Connecticut Unfair Trade Practices Act (CUPTA) may help you take action to recover that loss.

March 22, 2021 | by Justin Garcia

Insurance Coverage and COVID-19: One Important Thing Businesses Should Know

As a business owner, operating during COVID-19 is difficult enough. Find out if your company's insurance policy protects you from business interruption such as forced closure due to a pandemic.