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Business litigation brought against Safeway for certain fees

The popular supermarket chain Safeway is facing legal complications after a disgruntled customer pointed out an extra fee charged to him at a Portland location. The store was advertising bottles of wine for $3.33, but the customer found that the store charged him an extra 3 cents at checkout. Now the company is dealing with business litigation through a class action lawsuit over unfair charges and supposed hidden fees.

Choosing an LLC during the business formation process

When an entrepreneur starts a business, he or she will have to make many decisions regarding the best way forward for his or her company. One of the choices that a person will have to make is how to structure the business by deciding on a specific business entity. This is one of the critical choices for the business formation process. One of the most popular options for Oregon entrepreneurs is a limited liability company.

Business and commercial law considerations for small companies

Starting a small business requires an entrepreneur to make many important legal and financial decisions that will impact the course of the business for years to come. According to the Small Business Administration, approximately 50% of Americans are involved in a small business, which amounts to around 30 million businesses. Before a person joins these numbers, he or she would be wise to consider what business and commercial law guidance is necessary to lay the groundwork for long-term success.

Tips for success during the business formation process

Starting a new business in Oregon can be an exciting process, but it is also one that can come with a few risks. The business formation process can feel complex and confusing, and there are certain things that new entrepreneurs will want to do in order to ensure that they are on the path to long-term success. When they know what to expect and how to prepare for it, they will be able to avoid many problems often associated with new businesses.

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