Episode 036: Legal Basics for Creative Business Owners {Wesley Henderson}

Wesley Henderson is an “entrepreneur’s lawyer” based in Charleston, South Carolina. In this episode, we talk about the legal basics of starting a new small business.

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Wesley Henderson is an “entrepreneur’s lawyer” based in Charleston, South Carolina. In this episode, we talk about the legal basics of starting a new small business, such as forming a legal business entity like an LLC, as well as the basic kinds of contracts a small business might need to protect themselves. We also talk about some intellectual property basics, such as trademarks and fair use, as they pertain to artists and creatives.

 

Find Wesley Henderson online:

  • website - hhlawsc.com
  • email - wesley @ hhlawsc.com
  • Facebook - Henderson & Henderson, LLC
  • Startup, Legally! - contract templates and online video courses designed to walk you through the legal steps of starting your business. Wesley offers these products for designers, health coaches, marketing consultants, pet service providers, photographers, and virtual assistants. Get 20% off any of these products when you use coupon code Badass18 at checkout!
  • other resources - Wesley also shared The Ultimate Business Entity Guide and the Name Search Checklist with Badass Creatives listeners.

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Special thanks to:

Eric Laws + Morella & The Wheels Of If for composing the show's theme music

 

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