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The Network Marketing Phenomenon: Differentiating Multilevel Marketing from Pyramid Schemes Filed in Avanti Categories, Business Law, Class Action Litigation, Client Alert, Law Categories By Raquel Salas on August 6, 2011

Pyramid scheme.  It’s a dirty word, especially here in Grand Rapids, Michigan, hometown of the Amway Corporation, which has been accused of being one for years.  But what is a pyramid scheme, and what makes it so wrong?  Generally, a pyramid scheme (also called franchise fraud) is a business model that involves promising participants payment,

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Are You Taking Advantage of the Home Office Deduction? Filed in Avanti Categories, Business Law, Client Alert, Law Categories, Tax By Elizabeth Lueder on May 25, 2011

Let me guess:  you think you paid too much income tax last year.  While most of us are frustrated that we are paying too many of our hard earned dollars to the government, many of us are not taking advantage of the deductions that we are entitled to.  One of the biggest culprits that I

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