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      Legal Help for Small Buiness Owners and Managers

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Links to useful legal information:

Visit town-courts.com for information about traffic and other courts in Fairfield County and the Greater Bridgeport Vicinity. Legal informaton is presented with light humor about Southern Connecticut and the judges presiding in these courts and others in Connecticut. 

Access to State Government Resources for Small Business.

The Department of Economic and Community Development provides a smorgasbord of links to data about what the Connecticut Executive Branch is doing for (and to) business owners in Fairfield County and elsewhere.

News and announcements relative to the concerns of businessmen and women are provided and updated regularly. Owners and managers can find resources ranging from research about population, income and other demographics to specialized programs like the Film, Television and Digital Media initiatives and tax credit program.

The Business EDGE is a regularly updated newsletter about the efforts of the Governor to stimulate business growth (and about his re-election campaign).

And the Small Business Express program focuses on loans and grants for businesses with less than 50 employees.

Legal and Practical information and resources to help your small business.

The process of law making in Connecticut is explained in this insightful guide to your General Assembly. For access to all the content legal or otherwise about Connectiut's legislature past, present and future start with the legislature's home page. From here you will have a broad selection of legal or other topics that impact small businesses and everyone else.

For recent legislation ranging from e-filing legal forms with the Secretary of the State to required notices about the tax obligations of consumers of homemaker and companion services, the legislature provides this list.

For complete list of the public statutes containing laws of general application to all business small and large, in Trumbull, Newtown, Moroe, Bridgeport, Startford or anywhere in Fairfield County or Connecticut visit this page of the General Assembly's website. If you need to to search for the laws of other states or even other countries you may want to start with the Library of Congress Law Library.

Got a legal question involving the laws of a state (or country) other than Connecticut? The World Wide Legal Information Institute may be able to answer you in an online chat format.