To receive our latest blog posts directly to your inbox, please add the RSS feed to your Outlook email account.  You can also add the RSS feed to your blog reading list using a tool such as Google's Blogger which can be accessed from a free Gmail account.

Negotiating a Commercial Lease

Posted on July 18, 2018

A commercial real estate lease, like any other contract, can be negotiated. Do not use or accept a form lease submitted to you by…

Contesting a Will Is No Easy Feat

Posted on July 18, 2018

When it comes to executing a will, many people worry unnecessarily that their wills might be contested. In fact, wills are seldom…

Need a Loan? Here’s an Essential Checklist

Posted on July 18, 2018

Most small businesses require a cash infusion at some point, for such needs as expansion, working capital or investments. Getting…

‘Can You Give Me Some Seed Money for My Business?’

Posted on July 18, 2018

Let's say your brother-in-law is starting a new business. You listen to his idea, read his business plan and think the endeavor…

The Importance of an E-Mail Disclaimer

Posted on July 18, 2018

E-mail is ubiquitous in the American workplace and along with its growth comes the risk of lawsuits that can cost your company a…

Get Ready for Due Diligence Long Before a Sale or Merger

Posted on July 18, 2018

It may seem odd, but as soon as you start up a business,you should begin preparing the documentation needed to sell or merge with…

Protect Your Most Prized Possessions

Posted on July 17, 2018

One of the most costly — yet easily prevented — disasters for any business is the failure to secure ownership of intellectual…

Can Your Building Make Tax History?

Posted on July 16, 2018

If you're renovating a building in an historic part of town, you may be able to claim a 20 percent federal tax credit for the cost…

The Clash Between Estate Planning and Financial Aid

Posted on July 16, 2018

In the world of college financial aid, good estate planning strategies often result in less financial aid for your child. For…

How Does a Hold Harmless Clause Work in the Construction Industry?

Posted on July 16, 2018

Construction work, by its very nature, is a high-risk type of business. It usually isn't a matter of if a loss occurs,…

Disclaimer: The information contained in Dulin, Ward & DeWald’s blog is provided for general educational purposes only and should not be construed as financial or legal advice on any subject matter. Before taking any action based on this information, we strongly encourage you to consult competent legal, accounting or other professional advice about your specific situation. Questions on blog posts may be submitted to your DWD representative.

"Our firm has worked with Casey Scheurich at DWD for several years and we have always received excellent service. Their responsiveness is top notch. They also provide us with more than routine…"

Dan Bobilya

Bonahoom & Bobilya