In the dynamic realm of business and corporate law, partnering with a firm that not only brings legal expertise but also a deep understanding of your business’s unique landscape is crucial. Rudman Winchell stands apart by offering a comprehensive, strategic partnership designed to empower your business and navigate its challenges with confidence. Our approach goes beyond conventional legal services, ensuring your business not only stays compliant but thrives.


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Partnering with a firm that not only brings legal expertise but also a deep understanding of your business’s unique landscape is crucial. Rudman Winchell stands apart by offering a comprehensive, strategic partnership designed to empower your business and navigate its challenges with confidence. Our approach goes beyond conventional legal services, ensuring your business not only stays compliant but thrives.

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The comprehensive business and legal planning provided by Rudman Winchell’s corporate attorneys is pivotal in bridging the gap between mere survival and true success. Our forward-thinking strategies are designed to safeguard your business against potential legal challenges while paving the way for sustainable growth and achievement of long-term objectives.

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Serving as the general counsel for a wide range of companies in Maine, Rudman Winchell offers comprehensive legal advice that covers all sectors. Our approach integrates seamlessly with your business, offering not just legal support but strategic business advice to ensure your company thrives in today’s competitive landscape.

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Featured Business & Corporate Law Articles


Intellectual Property: How Do I Patent an Invention?

Intellectual Property: How Do I Patent an Invention?

Protecting your invention through a patent is crucial for safeguarding your intellectual property and securing exclusive rights to your innovation. Understanding the patent process can help you navigate this complex legal area. What is a Patent? A patent is a legal document granted by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) that gives the inventor…

Proposed Rules for Maine’s Paid Family Medical Leave Act: What Employers Need to Know

Proposed Rules for Maine’s Paid Family Medical Leave Act: What Employers Need to Know

On May 20, the Maine Department of Labor (DOL) issued proposed rules interpreting the Paid Family Medical Leave Act. Employers are encouraged to review these proposals, which can be found here, to determine if there are areas that may benefit from their comments. Key Points for Employers: This is a critical time for employers to…

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Navigating Potential Changes to Estate Plans: Insights for Maine Business Owners

There’s an important development on the horizon that could affect your estate plans in 2024 and beyond. We’re talking about a potential shift in how life insurance policies designed for repurchasing company stock are interpreted, and it’s worth your attention. Imagine this scenario: You’ve arranged a life insurance policy specifically aimed at facilitating the transfer…

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