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FINDING A TRUE PROFESSIONAL

As much as we attempt to create a sustainable culture from an environmental standpoint, many of our actions continue to exhibit a free-spirited “throw-away” mentality. We see this a lot with legal advice and tax advice. As great as the Internet is, it has caused a lot of these problems....

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BE PASSIONATE AND OBSESSIVE

There is only one way to live your life: be passionate and be obsessive. Sustainable success exhibits these traits. As we look at our roster of successful business clients, these are the traits that we see universally with all of them. While we can’t ethically share names, we enjoy sharing...

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ANNOUNCING, NEW POTENTE TEAM MEMBER!

Everyone at TEAM POTENTE is excited to welcome and announce our newest attorney, Victoria Chinsee. Victoria has been a part of our team for almost a year, but she was recently admitted into the California Bar after passing the July 2013 exam. Victoria is not only extremely talented, but an...

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COMMON THEMES

Our law firm represents several hundred companies on a daily basis. Our clients range in size (employee and revenue wise), however, we see some common themes with our financially prosperous and growing clients. We thought that we would share some of these characteristics so that you could apply to your...

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DON’T MESS AROUND WITH EMPLOYMENT PRACTICES

For some reason, everyday throughout this country, businesses make mistakes when they hire employees. Unfortunately, these mistakes are extremely costly and could have been avoided from the start either (a) when the company was created; or (2) when the employee was hired. Listening to an expert who understands these issues...

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BE DILIGENT WHEN PURCHASING REAL ESTATE

We are proponents for buying investment real estate (commercial or residential). If properly structured and guided by sound principles, real estate investment can provide for excellent tax planning benefits, income streams, long-term appreciation, and succession planning for future generations of your business and family. We highly recommend that you contact...

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AMERICA’S FINEST CITY HALF-MARATHON AND 5K ON AUGUST 19TH

As you know, our law firm is a board member and sponsor of the MEYROW FOUNDATION, a non-profit that raises money and awareness for those individuals and families afflicted with Parkinson’s Disease. Throughout the year, we have sporting events to increase this awareness. One of these events is the America’s...

DO-IT-YOURSELF WEBSITES: USE AT YOUR OWN RISK!

People and businesses are always looking for efficiencies and ways to save money. We all do. It’s a way of life, especially during odd and erratic economic times. Conserving cash should be a primary objective for both businesses and individuals. However, a common sense approach when addressing legal needs should...

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POTENTE ANNOUNCES AND RELEASES NEW WEBSITE

Our law firm is proud to release our new website (www.potentelaw.com). As many of you know, we’ve gone through a lot of exciting changes over the last 18 months: new name, new logo, some stellar additions to our team, and new practice areas. We figured the cherry on the top...

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ANOTHER SUCCESSFUL TOURNAMENT

Our firm is proud to announce that the MEYROW FOUNDATION’S 4th Annual Play for Parkinson’s golf tournament at Maderas Golf Club was an absolute success! As many of you know, POTENTE is a proud sponsor of the event and we’re excited to be a part of such a wonderful cause...

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IT’S BASEBALL SEASON; BATTER-UP!

At POTENTE we’re excited for our favorite season: baseball season! Many of the readers of this blog know that we’re quite the fans of baseball and our “local nine,” the Padres. In fact, we put our money where our mouth is; our firm is a proud season ticket holder of...

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IT’S TAX TIME; DON’T WAIT UNTIL THE END!

December through April is one of the busiest period’s for our law firm. December 31st transaction deadlines add to this reality, however, the March 15th corporate tax deadline and the April 15th personal tax deadline are the primary reasons underlying the thrust of business during this time period. We consistently...