Posts authored by Daniel F. Pepitone

Daniel F. Pepitone is an attorney who helps the self-employed and small businesses with contract negotiation, copyright and trademark registration and enforcement, disability insurance, and more.
Jul 6, 2022

How to Start a Professional Limited Liability Company (PLLC) in New York

Determine if a New York PLLC is Right for You.…

May 26, 2022

Works Made for Hire and Copyright

If a work is made for hire, an employer is considered the author even if an employee actually created the work. The employer can be a firm, an organization, or an individual. The concept of “work made for hire” can be complicated. Let’s break it down...…

May 19, 2022

Basic Steps for Creating a Not-For-Profit Organization in New York State

Let's cut to the chase, you are interested in forming a Not-For-Profit organization in New York State and you're not sure where to begin. Here is your basic checklist with additional resources.…

Sep 22, 2021

Freelancing and disability benefits

Understanding the Social Security Administration's rules for taking freelance work while receiving disability benefits.