Best Business Law Books
Here you will get Best Business Law Books For you.This is an up-to-date list of recommended books.
1. Working for Yourself: Law & Taxes for Independent Contractors, Freelancers & Gig Workers of All Types
Author: by Stephen Fishman J.D.
The all-in-one legal and tax resource every independent contractor and gig worker needs Whether you’re starting a full-scale consulting business or booking gigs on the side, Working for Yourself provides all the legal and tax information you need in one place.
This eleventh edition has been thoroughly updated to reflect all the changes under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Actchanges that are largely beneficial to the self-employed. This excellent, well-organized reference will also show you how to: decide the best form for your business (sole proprietor, LLC, or other) make sure you’re paid in full and on time pay estimated taxes and avoid trouble with the IRS take advantage of all available tax deductions, including the 20% pass-through tax deduction for business owners choose health, property, and other kinds of insurance keep accurate records in case you get audited, and write legally binding contracts and letter agreements.
If you’re tired of doing endless web searches for the information you need to start and run your business, this easy-to-use and authoritative resource is for you.
2. How to Write a Business Plan
Author: by Mike P. McKeever
Step-by-step advice on preparing a business plan You need a sound business plan to start a business or raise money to expand an existing one. For over 30 years, How to Write a Business Plan has helped fledgling entrepreneursfrom small service businesses and retailers to large manufacturing firmswrite winning plans and get needed financing.
This bestselling book contains clear step-by-step instructions and forms to put together a convincing business plan with realistic financial projections, effective marketing strategies, and overall business goals. You’ll learn how to: figure out if your business idea will make money determine and forecast cash flow create profit and loss forecasts prepare marketing and personnel plans find potential sources of financing, and present your well-organized plan to lenders and other backers, and learn about best practices for raising money, from SBA loans to equity crowdfunding.
3. Enrolled Agent Practice Exams for Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3: 600 Questions for the IRS Special Enrollment Examination
Author: by Bova Books LLC
Enrolled Agent Practice Exams for All Parts *Now updated for the 2021 – 2022 Testing Cycle* This enrolled agent exam study guide will help you prepare for your IRS SEE exam (Special Enrollment Examination) with TWO FULL-LENGTH PRACTICE EXAMS FOR EACH PART.
This book helps you prepare to become an enrolled agent through multiple practice exams and detailed answers, making it the perfect way to prepare for the enrolled agent exam. Everything you need for all 3 parts in one consolidated manual. Representative difficulty and topics for the IRS EA ExamThe practice exams are developed specifically from the IRS content outlines with representative difficulty and distribution of questions.
The book is currently updated for the 2021 – 2022 testing cycle. We focus on the topics specific to the exam to have you studying efficiently and not wasting time in your EA exam preparation. 600 Practice questions for the Enrolled Agent ExamThe book includes TWO FULL-LENGTH PRACTICE EXAMS FOR EACH PART with detailed solutions indicating why the answer is correct.
4. IRAs, 401(k)s & Other Retirement Plans: Strategies for Taking Your Money Out
Author: by Twila Slesnick PhD Enrolled Agent
Save your nest egg from the IRS About to retire? Over 72 and facing mandatory withdrawal rules? Just inherited money from a retirement plan? Whether you have an IRA, Roth IRA, 401(k), Keogh or other retirement plan, this book will help you make sense of the rules for taking your money out.
Even more important, it will show you how to avoid the stiff taxes and penalties that lurk in the fine print. It covers: tax strategies before and after retirement required distributions and how much you need to take penalties for taking money out early and how to avoid them how to divide a plan at divorce what happens to your retirement plan after your death, and different rules for taking money out of an inherited plan.
The 15th edition covers all of the latest changes, including: new start age for required distributions big changes to distribution rules for inherited retirement plans and IRAs new rules regarding the taxation and repayment of Covid-related distributions, and new life expectancy tables for mandatory distributions.
5. Patent, Copyright & Trademark: An Intellectual Property Desk Reference
Author: by Richard Stim Attorney
A plain-English guide to intellectual property law Whether you are in the world of business or creative arts, understanding the laws that govern your work is critical to success. But given the convoluted terminology that surrounds patents, copyrights, trademarks, and other intellectual property rights, this isn’t easy.
Enter Patent, Copyright & Trademark, which explains: what legal rights apply to your creations, products, or inventions different types of patents for inventions from machines to plant clones the scope of copyright protection how trademark law works, and what trade-secret law protects.
Here, you’ll find readily understandable definitions of intellectual property law terms, straightforward explanations of how intellectual property law affects online content, and much more. The 16th edition is completely updated to provide the latest laws, court decisions, and sample application and other forms.
7. Business Organizations: Cases, Problems, and Case Studies (Aspen Casebook)
Author: by D. Gordon Smith
Reflecting ongoing changes in the structure and regulation of modern business practice, Business Organizations: Cases, Problems, and Case Studies, Fourth Edition offers a unique combination of doctrine, problems, and case studies. Recent, high-interest cases are balanced against classic teaching chestnuts.
Brief, innovative problems are used in combination with longer case studies. Recent Delaware Supreme Court decisions, updated case studies, and a strong website support a clear and sustained examination of the role and purview of the law in business transactions.
New to the Fourth Edition: Recent Delaware Supreme Court and Chancery Court cases, including eBay v. Newmark; DFC Global v. Muirfield Value Partners; In re: Trulia; Kahn v. M&F Worldwide (MFW); Corwin v. KKR; and new parent/subsidiary vicarious liability cases New textual coverage of developing trends such as shareholder activism, exploding deal litigation and judicial efforts to reign it in, hedge fund appraisal arbitrage, and Public Benefit Companies Revised Uniform Partnership Act materials, as updated through 2013 Updated case studies and problems that consistently reinforce topical coverage Professors and students will benefit from: A discriminating selection of fresh cases and classic chestnuts In-depth coverage of how the law applies to modern business structures, (such as joint ventures, venture capital arrangements, franchises, and new limited liability business forms) as well as growth industries (such as computers, biotechnology, and telecommunications) Short problems after selected topics that give students practice applying the legal principles covered in that section Case studies styled on the B-school model that provide opportunities for in-depth analysis of the law in business transactions Hybrid entities treated in detail, including a separate chapter on limited liability companies Teaching materials include: Teachers Manual PowerPoint slides and multiple-choice exam questions Prof.
8. Nolo's Quick LLC: All You Need to Know About Limited Liability Companies
Author: by Anthony Mancuso Attorney
Limit your liability, simplify taxes with an LLC If you run your own business as a sole proprietorship or partnership, you’ve probably heard of the advantages of limited liability companiesespecially the way an LLC can protect personal assets from business debts.
LLC expert Anthony Mancuso clearly explains how to decide whether an LLC is right for you. Learn: the unique legal features of LLCs, including limited personal liability for owners who shouldand who shouldn’tform an LLC when to choose an LLC instead of a corporation, partnership, or other business form how LLCs are taxed how to manage multiple-owner LLCs, and why an LLC can be the right choice even for a debt-troubled business.What’s New?
An overview of the CARES Act and other resources for businesses impacted by COVID-19.
9. Essential Concepts of Business for Lawyers (Aspen Coursebook Series)
Author: by Robert J. Rhee
Most law students have never had formal coursework in accounting or finance, yet these areas are integral to so many law school courses including: Business Associations, Securities Regulations, Corporate Finance, Taxation, Banking Law, Financial Regulation, and Business Planning. With math no more difficult than high school algebra, Essential Concepts of Business for Lawyers, Third Edition fills in those gaps with an accessible and interactive presentation of accounting, finance, and financial markets.
Each stand-alone chapter provides a complete lesson that will shed light on business courses in law school, as well as business situations in legal practice. New to the Third Edition: Updates for and addition of new cases that illustrate the business concepts Addition of more examples, including information related to more companies such as Google and Uber Addition of new materials on the basic microeconomic concept of supply and demand Professors and students will benefit from: A self-contained course book that supports a 2-credit course on an overview of business concepts, including accounting, finance, valuation, financial instruments, and business strategy Lessons that go beyond the definitions of terms of art and business terminology A book written at an accessible level Edited appellate cases that connect business concepts to the law and legal practice Knowledge of the basic and most essential concepts of business Materials presented in an accessible way including the use of many examples to illustrate difficult concepts Clear explanations of difficult materials and foreign concepts
10. Effective Fundraising for Nonprofits: Real-World Strategies That Work
Author: by Ilona Bray JD
Jump start your fundraising efforts! Whether your nonprofit has just gotten tax-exempt status or has been operating for years, its success or failure depends on its ability to raise donations from individuals, companies, and institutions. The question you’re facing is, How do we make our voices heard and bring in the needed support?
Here, you’ll find plain-English answers. Featuring advice and stories from over 50 experienced fundraisers, foundation staffers, journalists and more, this book explains how to: make a fundraising plan work with individual donors keep givers giving plan special events solicit grants from foundations and corporations use traditional and social media to engage supporters start a side business to raise funds and much more.
Effective Fundraising for Nonprofits also provides creative grassroots strategies and dozens of real-life success stories. Best of all, it cuts out the jargon and consultant speak that’s all too common in nonprofit books. The 6th edition is completely updated with new stories and samples, the latest IRS rules and regulations, and the latest communication strategies.
11. Nonprofit Organizations, Cases and Materials, 5th (University Casebook Series)
Author: by James Fishman
Hardbound – New, hardbound print book.
12. Thinking Like a Writer: A Lawyer's Guide to Effective Writing and Editing
Author: by Stephen V. Armstrong
Thinking Like a Writer: A Lawyer’s Guide to Effective Writing and Editing gives you the specialized knowledge and techniques to draft clear and compelling legal documents, no matter how complicated the issues involved.
13. Cengage Advantage Books: Business Law: Text and Cases – The First Course
Author: by Roger LeRoy Miller
Based on the first half of the longtime market-leader BUSINESS LAW: TEXT AND CASES by Clarkson/Miller/Cross, this paperback text offers an affordable solution for the first course in a business law series, often a requirement for business majors.
It delivers an ideal blend of classic “black letter law” and contemporary cases. The text’s strong student orientation makes the law accessible, interesting, and relevant, with cases that represent the latest developments.
14. AI For Lawyers: How Artificial Intelligence is Adding Value, Amplifying Expertise, and Transforming Careers
Author: by Noah Waisberg
Discover how artificial intelligence can improve how your organization practices law with this compelling resource from the creators of one of the world’s leading legal AI platforms. AI for Lawyers: How Artificial Intelligence is Adding Value, Amplifying Expertise, and Transforming Careers explains how artificial intelligence can be used to revolutionize your organization’s operations.
Noah Waisberg and Dr. Alexander Hudek, a lawyer and a computer science Ph.D. Who lead prominent legal AI business Kira Systems, have written an approachable and insightful book that will help you transform how your firm functions. AI for Lawyers explains how artificial intelligence can help your law firm: Win more business and find more clients Better meet and exceed client expectations Find hidden efficiencies Better manage and eliminate risk Increase associate and partner engagement Whether focusing on small or big law, AI for Lawyers is perfect for any lawyer who either feels uneasy about how AI might change law or is looking to capitalize on the evolving practice.
15. Business Law and the Legal Environment, Standard Edition
Author: by Jeffrey F. Beatty
Discover the business law text youll actually enjoy reading. Time after time, students like you have commented that this is the best text they have ever read and they had no idea law could be so interesting. The student choice every time, BUSINESS LAW AND THE LEGAL ENVIRONMENT, STANDARD EDITION, 8E is packed with current examples and real scenarios that bring law to life for todays business student.
Extremely reader-friendly, this engaging presentation uses conversational writing to explain complex topics in easy-to-understand language. Memorable real-world stories help the authors illustrate how legal concepts apply to everyday business practice. This edition emphasizes the digital landscape with new information on privacy and intellectual property.
An updated ethics chapter offers a practical approach, using the latest research to explain why people make unethical decisions.