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March 19, 2020
What Are "Advanced Medical Directives" And Why Are They Important?

What is an advanced medical directive? Essentially, an advance medical directive is a legal document that allows you to make certain decisions regarding your medical care, treatment preferences, and end of life decisions that will only become effective in the event that you become incapacitated or unable to make those decisions on your own behalf […]

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March 19, 2020
COVID-19: SBA Disaster Assistance Loans [What It Is, Who Qualifies, And How To Apply]

The SBA is giving out loans to businesses affected by COVID-19 through the Small Business Administration Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program. The first thing to know about this loan program is that information is changing every day. For the most up-to-date information, please visit the SBA website. The loans go up to $2,000,000 and they […]

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March 18, 2020
How COVID-19 Affects Evictions in Seattle and the Rest of Washington

3/19/2020 UPDATE: Last night, Governor Inslee placed a 30-day moratorium on evictions statewide.  Learn more here. With all the daily disruptions to “normal life” amid the coronavirus pandemic, one very real concern you may have is what do you do if you're facing eviction? Whether that's a commercial eviction? This past weekend, Seattle City's Council […]

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March 18, 2020
COVID-19: Legal Issues for Individuals and Business Owners

When it comes to the law, how does COVID-19 affect you or your small business?  To help people out during this complicated time, we’re putting up a video series as quickly as we can to discuss the legal issues and developments surrounding the current pandemic. Some of the topics that we’ll cover include: Advanced medical […]

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March 16, 2020
Opening a Business in Seattle During COVID-19

We sure were excited to announce our expansion into Seattle — and we still are. We continue to serve clients, uninterrupted, in both Seattle and Denver. But with COVID-19, our big announcement has turned into a story of adversity and adaptation. We are a Denver-based law firm that opened in Seattle last month. Our mission […]

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March 6, 2020
Lyda Law Firm Named One of the “Best Real Estate Lawyers” in Colorado

Lyda Law Firm was recently named one of the “Best Real Estate Lawyers in Denver” by Expertise.com, edging out high-quality competition across the state.

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January 8, 2020
Can You Copyright Yoga Moves [And What That Means for Small Business Owners]

This topic might sound like it’s unrelated to small businesses, but this article isn’t just about yoga. In fact, it’s not about yoga at all. This article is about copyright laws and intellectual property rights. We got this idea from a Netflix documentary about Bikram Choudhury, the founder of Bikram Yoga, called Bikram: Yogi, Guru, […]

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January 6, 2020
Mark Lyda Reappointed to The Council of Advisors on Consumer Credit

Gov. John Hickenlooper today announced Boards and Commissions appointments to the Council of Advisors on Consumer Credit. The Council of Advisors on Consumer Credit advises and consults with the assistant attorney general concerning the attorney general’s powers under the consumer credit code. Mark Lyda is pleased to remain on the council.

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January 1, 2020
4 New Year's Resolutions for Your Business

Just like people set New Year’s resolutions to improve their health, wealth, and everything in between - you should set resolutions for your business to ensure continued success in 2020 and beyond. In this article, we are going to discuss four resolutions that you need to do in the new year: Make Sure You Have […]

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November 26, 2019
The Lyda Law Firm Guide to Office Holiday Parties

So you want to host a holiday office party? Before you order the egg nog and string up the lights, it’s essential to step back and think about the potential professional and legal consequences of hosting a holiday work party. Sit back and learn about the four legal issues that every employer should know about office holiday parties.

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March 19, 2020
What Are "Advanced Medical Directives" And Why Are They Important?

What is an advanced medical directive? Essentially, an advance medical directive is a legal document that allows you to make certain decisions regarding your medical care, treatment preferences, and end of life decisions that will only become effective in the event that you become incapacitated or unable to make those decisions on your own behalf […]

Read More
March 19, 2020
COVID-19: SBA Disaster Assistance Loans [What It Is, Who Qualifies, And How To Apply]

The SBA is giving out loans to businesses affected by COVID-19 through the Small Business Administration Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program. The first thing to know about this loan program is that information is changing every day. For the most up-to-date information, please visit the SBA website. The loans go up to $2,000,000 and they […]

Read More
March 18, 2020
How COVID-19 Affects Evictions in Seattle and the Rest of Washington

3/19/2020 UPDATE: Last night, Governor Inslee placed a 30-day moratorium on evictions statewide.  Learn more here. With all the daily disruptions to “normal life” amid the coronavirus pandemic, one very real concern you may have is what do you do if you're facing eviction? Whether that's a commercial eviction? This past weekend, Seattle City's Council […]

Read More
March 18, 2020
COVID-19: Legal Issues for Individuals and Business Owners

When it comes to the law, how does COVID-19 affect you or your small business?  To help people out during this complicated time, we’re putting up a video series as quickly as we can to discuss the legal issues and developments surrounding the current pandemic. Some of the topics that we’ll cover include: Advanced medical […]

Read More
March 16, 2020
Opening a Business in Seattle During COVID-19

We sure were excited to announce our expansion into Seattle — and we still are. We continue to serve clients, uninterrupted, in both Seattle and Denver. But with COVID-19, our big announcement has turned into a story of adversity and adaptation. We are a Denver-based law firm that opened in Seattle last month. Our mission […]

Read More
March 6, 2020
Lyda Law Firm Named One of the “Best Real Estate Lawyers” in Colorado

Lyda Law Firm was recently named one of the “Best Real Estate Lawyers in Denver” by Expertise.com, edging out high-quality competition across the state.

Read More
January 8, 2020
Can You Copyright Yoga Moves [And What That Means for Small Business Owners]

This topic might sound like it’s unrelated to small businesses, but this article isn’t just about yoga. In fact, it’s not about yoga at all. This article is about copyright laws and intellectual property rights. We got this idea from a Netflix documentary about Bikram Choudhury, the founder of Bikram Yoga, called Bikram: Yogi, Guru, […]

Read More
January 6, 2020
Mark Lyda Reappointed to The Council of Advisors on Consumer Credit

Gov. John Hickenlooper today announced Boards and Commissions appointments to the Council of Advisors on Consumer Credit. The Council of Advisors on Consumer Credit advises and consults with the assistant attorney general concerning the attorney general’s powers under the consumer credit code. Mark Lyda is pleased to remain on the council.

Read More
January 1, 2020
4 New Year's Resolutions for Your Business

Just like people set New Year’s resolutions to improve their health, wealth, and everything in between - you should set resolutions for your business to ensure continued success in 2020 and beyond. In this article, we are going to discuss four resolutions that you need to do in the new year: Make Sure You Have […]

Read More
November 26, 2019
The Lyda Law Firm Guide to Office Holiday Parties

So you want to host a holiday office party? Before you order the egg nog and string up the lights, it’s essential to step back and think about the potential professional and legal consequences of hosting a holiday work party. Sit back and learn about the four legal issues that every employer should know about office holiday parties.

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