Please Call Your Lawyer: We’re Here to Help

Please Call Your Lawyer: We’re Here to Help

Please Call Your Lawyer: We’re Here to Help One of Schaffer Law Firm’s motto’s is “You just have to take it one ‘Are you kidding me?!?!’ at a time.” This delightful phrase can be used in many circumstances, but the one circumstance we find it uttered most often...
All The Shit I Had To Go Through: Celebrating 10 Years In Business

All The Shit I Had To Go Through: Celebrating 10 Years In Business

All The Shit I Had To Go Through: Celebrating 10 Years In Business March 1, 2011. I had my license to practice law for four months. I got out of bed, made some coffee and sat down at my desk in my apartment. I said out loud to myself: “This is day one.” I remember...
Branded Alcohol to Chase My Blues Away

Branded Alcohol to Chase My Blues Away

Branded Alcohol to Chase My Blues Away Alcohol and music, like peanut butter and jelly, the two just go together. Sales of alcoholic beverages at live music events can account for 80-90% of the venue’s revenue. The potential revenue that can be generated from alcohol...
How to Legally Manage a Difficult Contract Dispute

How to Legally Manage a Difficult Contract Dispute

How to Legally Manage a Difficult Contract Dispute It has finally happened. You have a client who refuses to pay you. You thought you did everything right. You had a signed contract outlining what work you would do and how much they would pay you. But they come to you...
How to Sell Your Business Quickly

How to Sell Your Business Quickly

How to Sell Your Business Quickly A long-time client once told me that everything is for sale for the right price at any time. I believe this is a very true statement. At some point, everything we do ends and the same is true with a business venture. Perhaps you have...
The “Other” Divorce: Litigating a Business Partnership Split

The “Other” Divorce: Litigating a Business Partnership Split

The “Other” Divorce: Litigating a Business Partnership Split Breaking up is hard to do in any type of relationship: marriage, friendship and in business. Financial issues and emotions run high and, unfortunately, litigation may be the only option to “consciously...