Local Franchisee Earns National Recognition
February 19, 2024

Perkins Law has had the privilege of working with many local franchise owners over the years, and it is especially exciting to see them grow and succeed in their chosen industries.  The latest example is Hayes Enterprise, LLC, an Executive…

February Nonprofit Spotlight: Branches of Life
February 01, 2024

Each month Perkins Law spotlights a local nonprofit doing inspiring work in the central Virginia area, and the featured nonprofit for February 2024 is Branches of Life. Perkins Law salutes the Branches of Life for its mission to deliver intentional,…

NEW COMPLIANCE REQUIREMENT FOR SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW STARTING JANUARY 1, 2024
January 10, 2024

Introduction Effective January 1, 2024, the Corporate Transparency Act ("CTA") now imposes reporting requirements on most small business entities (corporations, limited liability companies, certain partnerships, etc.), which will require an…

Thumbs Up to Workbench RVA!
January 10, 2024

One of the great things about being a small business and nonprofit lawyer is that I get to work with an amazingly diverse, talented, and passionate group of people every day.  Check out the latest update on one of RVA’s unique small businesses—The…

January Nonprofit Spotlight: Virginia Farmers Market Association
January 03, 2024

Each month Perkins Law spotlights a local nonprofit doing inspiring work in the central Virginia area, and the featured nonprofit for January 2024 is Virginia Farmers Market Association (VFMA) for its mission to support farmers markets through…

Perkins Named a Business Law “Legal Elite” by Virginia Business Magazine
December 11, 2023

Richmond small business attorney Eric Perkins has again been selected by Virginia Business magazine as a “Legal Elite” in the Business Law category for 2023. Started in 2000 in cooperation with the Virginia Bar Association, the Legal Elite…

December Nonprofit Spotlight: Fore Children Inc.
December 04, 2023

Each month Perkins Law spotlights a local nonprofit doing inspiring work in the central Virginia area, and the featured nonprofit for December 2023 is Fore Children Inc. for its mission to provide deserving youth access to the best golf facilities…

November Nonprofit Spotlight: Sisters Network Inc.
November 01, 2023

Each month Perkins Law spotlights a local nonprofit doing inspiring work in the central Virginia area, and the featured nonprofit for November 2023 is Sisters Network Inc. Perkins Law salutes the Sisters Network Inc. for its mission to increase…

Look What’s Coming Up! Small Biz/Nonprofit Alert from Perkins Law
November 01, 2023

There is an upcoming Small Business Networking event sponsored by SCORE on November 14, 2023 from 5pm-7pm at Garden Grove Brewery and Urban Winery.

Is Crumbl the New King of Cookie Franchises?
October 16, 2023

I have been a loyal Crumbl customer since they entered the Richmond market a few years ago.  As Starbucks did with coffee, Crumbl has successfully pushed the price point for a cookie to a premium level.  Ever considered becoming a Crumbl franchise…