Join the 9 million people who found a smarter way to get Expert help

Recent Business Insurance questions

I am a small business owner of an S-Corp and want to provide

I am a small business owner of an S-Corp and want to provide my employee a company car.I would like to have the employee drive the car I personally own and do not now use for business because it represents the lowest cost (its paid off) to get a vehicle to the employee for a 1 year period. (I will borrow a car for my personal needs.)Do I need to transfer the title to the company or can I / should I leave it in my name and just get the commercial insurance for it?What else should I consider?Thanks

Read more

legalgems

Juris Doctorate

13,540 satisfied customers
Home Insurance vs. Business Insurance.. Recently I

Home Insurance vs. Business Insurance.. Recently I purchased a vehicle for business purposes through my company, ABC, LLC. ( S-Corp) single member (Myself as the only member). What is the difference advantages/disadvantages of insuring the vehicle through me personally vs. through ABC, LLC in a liability perspective? NOTE: Some of my employees may drive the business vehicle at different times. I do get a significant discount insuring the business vehicle through me personally due to a multi policy disc

Read more

CalAttorney2

Attorney

Doctoral Degree

19,446 satisfied customers
I am considering holding a one day small music festival on

i am considering holding a one day small music festival on someones property with a 10 acre estate this summer . what type of contract / lease would you think i would need from the owner of the property? he has already given me his cost to rent for the day . would i need insurance or would i fall under his homeowners policy ? i will be selling tickets at $50 per person and hopeful approx 400 people wilt show up . could you give me some simple advice as to legalities , contract, lease and insurance .thank you

Read more

LawTalk

Attorney at Law

Juris Doctor

32,458 satisfied customers
AGAIN - I received a series of questions from the Defendants

HELLO AGAIN -I received a series of questions from the Defendants lawyer asking for responses to questions and asking to produce documents about this lawsuit in 30 days time.I responded with the answers and produced documents that shot down his countersuit saying he had not been paid. His lawyer told me that the lawyers son had been in an accident and had sever head trauma and just to hold on to all of my documents and we would get back to them if I could give him some time to assist his son. No problem - I had compassion for him. I then sent back in the same legal form the same exact questions and asked for the same exact documents in the same legal form that he sent me, only reversing the plaintiff/defendant pose in the wording. ONe day before the thirty day cut off, I received his response to the documents, not the questions, that said that I was overreaching, he was not in control of the documents (including any documents that said that he was underpaid or not paid) and saying that I was concluding legal answers like he was suppose to escrow the money, have a license, advertised that he was bonded and insured , which he did advertise - and generally saying that he was not in possession of any documents that would fulfill my quest for documentation. There was a small blurb at the end of several of the requests saying that he might produce some documents if he was able at a future date. I spoke briefly to the lawyer on the phone and he said he had filed for a dismissal of the counterclaim of non-payment and also filed in the court something called special exceptions. The Defendant also has not answered any of the request for answers to the questions, only this 16 page document refusing or denying any ability to show documents. I called the Court and she said that she would send the filed paperwork to me without telling me what the special exceptions were. Who's responsibility is it to send the Plaintiff paperwork filed by the Defendant? And how can the Defendant just refuse or not answer questions like "do you have business insurance" or "were the painters at my house that you sent on your payroll as employees or are they subcontractors"? The thirty days required to give answers and send documents is over. No questions were answered and all document questions were answered with the rebuff of "not under the control of the Defendant". I was asking for vendors receipts, etc. that showed what type of materials he used on my home and he refused to give me during the construction process. Am I being blown off here?

Read more

Law Educator, Esq.

Attorney At Law

Doctoral Degree

106,696 satisfied customers
Does an independent sales contractor have any liability when

Does an independent sales contractor have any liability when the owner of the company fails to deliver services later by going out of business? The sales contractor executed the contract on behalf of the company. The contract was not an employee or partner in the business but received a commission on the sale. The services were initially fullfilled and later (6 to 9 months the company went out of business.

Read more

Gerald, Esq

Juris Doctor

5,144 satisfied customers
We need advice concerning the applicability of service fulfillment

We need advice concerning the applicability of service fulfillment insurance for a contract being negociated

Read more

Law Educator, Esq.

Attorney At Law

Doctoral Degree

106,696 satisfied customers
I won a bid on e-bay bucket truck for $5500.00 from

i won a bid on e-bay for a bucket truck for $5500.00 from tmtradinginc. i responded to contact page and it was responded to by tmtradinginc. instructed me to wire money to indonesia. contacted e-bay and reported this.they in-turn reassured me that it was a good transaction and the company has a great rating with e-bay. and it did have the guarenties that come with most vehicle purchase,as they where posted on the site. everything about this tranaction was wrong. from e-bay to my banks failure to stop wire in the 22hr, to help from consumer fraud agencies and my own business insurance. i have all corospondence on record. happened 2/7/16. need money back. and i have spent way too much time in getting no where

Read more

Zoey, JD

Doctoral Degree

29,164 satisfied customers
I am thinking of starting an online marketplace and

I am thinking of starting an online marketplace for tool and equipment rentals and I'm wondering about what sort of liability I would hold as the facilitator of the transaction. For example if a renter falls off the ladder they rented through the marketplace, would I be liable for those damages? What steps could I take to mitigate that risk? Is there an existing business insurance that would cover that sort of liability?

Read more

Olivia Kent

Managing Partner

Law

1,754 satisfied customers
My wife and I are being sued by ***** "replicas" to a police

My wife and I are being sued by ***** ***** for selling "replicas" to a police informant. We may be facing criminal charges as well- we are a mom and pop selling just a handful of items mainly to friends. The police raided our house ant took all of our computers as well as a few ***** ***** bags and earrings. I am freaked outJA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?Customer: I advertised on Craigslist a few replica watches and the informant bought two followed up by buying a couple of bags totally $900. These seem to be indistinguishable to the authentic bags. My wife was buying in Beijing.JA: OK got it. Last thing — IP Lawyers generally expect a deposit of about $18 to help with your type of question (you only pay if satisfied). Now I'm going to take you to a page to place a secure deposit with JustAnswer. Don't worry, this chat is saved. After that, we will finish helping you.

Read more

Sam

Attorney

Doctoral Degree

31,934 satisfied customers
View more legal questions
In The News