Blog of Utah Laws & Information

Overview of Services Hillyard, Anderson, & Olsen Provides

The law office of Hillyard, Anderson, & Olsen has been providing superior legal care for Utah since the 1960s. Paving the way as one of Northern Utah’s leading law firms, we take pride in our ability to help individuals navigate through difficult as we …

When Should You Start Estate Planning?

When should you start estate planning? Hint: It’s not just once you have a lot of money, assets, or when you’ve reached a certain age. You should start estate planning as soon as possible! Early estate planning can lay an important foundation for more …

Creating a Business Executive Summary

When you start a business, creating your executive summary is one of the most important documents to include in your business plan. It’s important to understand what your executive summary should include and in what format. Choosing a business law atto …

The Ins and Outs of Selling Your Business

There are several things to consider when selling a business. We’ll be going over some considerations to keep in mind as you begin this complex process. We hope to steer you away from some common mistakes that are made during the selling process as wel …

Your Business’s Online Security

It’s a smart business move to have an updated website and it’s even more important to understand the recent privacy laws put into place to make sure you’re compliant with them. In early 2018, 50 million Facebook users’ data got hacked. You may have exp …

Is Your Business ADA Compliant?

As a business, there are numerous things to be thinking about. Some of these things will include choosing a legal structure for your business, nailing down your finances, and brushing up on the Employment Laws in your area. It may be easy to overlook s …

Should Your Business Use Contracts?

It is important to get your agreement in writing. While a verbal agreement sometimes may be enforced, the terms may be understood differently by the parties which often leads to litigation. Putting a contract in writing helps clarify that understanding …

Know These Things Before Starting Your Business

Starting a business should be an exciting time in your life! However, it can quickly become a stressor if you haven’t done your research on the formalities of starting a business. We’ll be sharing some advice to get you started on the right foot as you …

What to Expect When Working with a Personal Injury Attorney

Picture this: You’re at the hospital with your mother. She just got out of a seemingly simple surgical procedure, which took a surprising amount of time longer than the doctor had originally quoted. She hasn’t woken up yet as the doctor comes into the …

Bicycle Injuries & How to Stay Safe

During the summer, the amount of bicycle injuries skyrockets. While bike accidents can seem trivial, the most serious accidents can leave those injured with trauma, both physical and mental. Even with the proper protective gear, you’re at risk for thin …