Common Conundrum – What about the attorney’s fees?

In Virginia, if you sue someone for a wrong they have committed against you unless your case falls into a statutory exception or you have an attorney fee provision in your written agreement - you will … [Read more...]

Delays for Crowdfunding Regulations

A few months back we wrote about crowdfunding (http://www.wmmlegal.com/crowdfunding-and-capital-a-potential-lifeline-for-small-businesses).  While the possiblities seem fruitful, the semantics of … [Read more...]

Child Custody and Visitation Concerns for New School Year

  As the final days of summer wind down, many families with children are gearing up for another school year.  As new activities, sports, and classes are scheduled, it is important to pause give … [Read more...]

What is this “arbitration” term in my contract?

In today's internet age, it has become common for business owners to pull a generic contract off of the internet and use it for their business.  Invariably, once something goes wrong, the client will … [Read more...]

Winslow & McCurry Add Erika R. Encinas

Winslow & McCurry, PLLC a Midlothian Village based law firm officially announces the hiring of Erika R. Encinas.   Born and raised in Chesterfield County, Erika Encinas attended the Virginia … [Read more...]

Small Business and the new health care laws

A common question we have had over the past month has been when should a small business start looking into the Health Care Reform Act and how it will affect their small business.  Work It Richmond had … [Read more...]

Failure to Respond by Defendant No Longer a Bar to Divorce

 On July 1, a useful new law goes into effect for Divorce plaintiffs.  House Bill 104 patroned by Del. Manoli Loupassi and recommended by the Boyd-Graves Conference provides that if a defendant fails … [Read more...]

Learn about Sarah on Work It, Richmond

If you have ever wanted to pick Sarah's brain, here is your chance!  Sarah is featured today on the Work It, Richmond blog (also, a great resource for local small businesses), located through the link … [Read more...]

Business Contracts A to Z

We are proud to announce that Sarah will be speaking at a National Business Institute CLE event on September 18th in Richmond, Virginia.  Sarah will be focusing her speech on essential legal elements … [Read more...]

Advice for Entrepreneurs

A common question faced in the business world is whether or not entrepreneurs are born or made.  Dr. Matthew Rutherford, an associate professor of management at Virginia Commonwealth University, takes … [Read more...]