Law in the Library: Small Business and Small Businesses

February 26, 2016

The Alachua County Library District is partnering with the Eighth Judicial Circuit Bar Association to present Law in the Library: Small Business and Small Businesses - What real live entrepreneurs should know to set-up and operate real live businesses, on Monday, March 28, 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Millhopper Branch Library, 3145 NW 43 Street. Philip N. Kabler, Esq., an attorney with Bogin, Munns & Munns, P.A., will cover the basic issues real entrepreneurs should know to help them when they decide to form their business. He will answer questions: Should I be a sole entrepreneur or create a corporation, an LLC, or something else?  What do I have to do to set up my company? What do I need to know – and do -- once I start my business about compliance, contracts, employees, loans, real estate and other topics?

Law in the Library continues with:
Restoration of Civil Rights Workshops on Thursdays 5:30 to 7 p.m., March 17, at Headquarters Library, 401 E. University Avenue, (352) 334-3939 and April 7, at Library Partnership, 1130 N.E. 16 Avenue, (352) 334-0165. Attorneys from Josiah T. Walls Bar Association and law students from the University of Florida Levin College of Law will provide one-on-one assistance to persons who have been convicted of a felony and are interested in applying to have their civil rights restored. If civil rights are restored an applicant will have the right to vote, sit on a jury and hold public office. Also, the attorneys will meet with people who are interested in having their records sealed or expunged.

During these free presentations experienced attorneys and professionals share their knowledge on a variety of pertinent legal issues. Legal resources are also available to the public in the John A.H. Murphree Law Library, located at Headquarters. Resources includes the Florida Bar Journal (2009 to present), Florida Cases, Florida Law Weekly, the Florida Statutes plus the Nolo’s small business essentials series and the WestLawNext (only available at Headquarters) and Gale Legal Forms eSources. 

For additional information, please visit or contact Nickie Kortus,, or (352) 334-3909 or Jan Bendik, Esq., at or (352) 372-0519.



If a person with a disability needs an accommodation in order to participate in this event he or she is entitled, at no cost to him or her, to the provision of certain assistance.  Please contact the Alachua County Library District at 352-334-3910 at least three (3) days prior to the event.  TTY users please call 711 (Florida Relay Service). 


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