The Oregon State Board of Nursing is the administrative body that governs certification and licensure requirements for nurses within the state. The body is comprised of Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses, a nurse practitioner as well as two members of the public. If you've had a complaint filed against you with the board, you may be wondering what you should expect. How are complaints investigated? What are the disciplinary actions that can be imposed?
Selling a business can be a difficult decision to make. After all it can be hard to walk away from something you’ve invested in both financially and otherwise.
Nearly every entrepreneur relies on intellectual property as the cornerstone of their business. Trademarks distinguish a brand and copyrights protect an artist’s craft. But as technology touches more fields than ever before, intellectual property increasingly defines the core of products and businesses.
As a business owner, you know how important your web presence is in reaching customers. You may therefore be wondering about the decision this month by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to eliminate so-called "net neutrality" rules.Those rules have regulated internet service providers since 2015. They have prevented internet service providers (ISPs) from taking actions such as blocking certain websites or charging more for faster load times or other higher-end service. Here are five important things to know about how the new regulations could affect your business.
As a business owner or manager involved in the hiring process, it’s important to know what your rights and obligations are regarding applications with criminal records.
If you are setting up a business, and have decided on a corporate form, one thing you’ll have to decide is where to incorporate.
In an age of technological revolution, the success of startup businesses in all sorts of industries is often greatly dependent on tech. No matter what your product or service is, in the internet age there may very well be a make-or-break tech component.
For business startups, outside investment can be very important. However, getting investors on board is not always as simple as having a great product or idea. What it often comes down to is how you pitch that product or idea.