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Protecting Your Partnership: How Legal Agreements Can Help. By Susan Doktor

If you’ve ever owned a company—or even been employed by one—you’ve probably discovered a surprising and even ironic truth: a successful business is a delicate thing. Dynamic organizations weave together dozens of independent threads, from having strong financial backing to creating a positive employee culture to knowing how to launch new products cost-effectively. Damage one fiber and things can start to unravel pretty quickly. That’s one reason thriving business owners focus on long-term...