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Are You Collecting Sales Tax on Your Service Agreements?

Integrators that offer remote systems management and other taxable services to out-of-state clients must collect sales tax.

Jason Knott · June 15, 2021

When Is It OK to Install Surveillance Cameras in Bathrooms?

Legal expert says every rule has exceptions, and there can be unique applications where security cameras in bathrooms are needed.

Jason Knott · March 12, 2021

Should You Charge Clients Late Fees?

Late fees can be governed by local statutes with limitations on dollar amounts or percentages, and required time that must have elapsed.

Jason Knott · February 03, 2021

Be Wary of Requests for Additional Insurance

GCs and clients are more frequently requesting integrators to add them as ‘additional insured’ to their own insurance policy.

Jason Knott · January 19, 2021

What’s Your Liability with Takeover Jobs?

Key questions regarding takeover jobs revolve around the ownership of the ‘abandoned’ equipment, and the status of the previous dealer’s contract.

Jason Knott · July 09, 2020

19 Key Coronavirus Questions You Must Answer for Business Recovery

Integrators must grapple with their business needs for insurance, human resources, tax, rent, loans and other vital areas to succeed post-COVID-19.

CE Pro Editors · May 26, 2020

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Do You Have a Coronavirus Safety Checklist?

Legal expert offers 4 important tips for creating a coronavirus safety checklist to use before dispatching technicians to projects.

Jason Knott · March 26, 2020

Does Your Contract Protect You from ‘Gross Negligence’?

Even with an ironclad contract, integrators can be sued for “gross negligence” on a project. So should you even include that term in your contract?

Jason Knott · January 27, 2020

9 New Year’s Resolutions for Your Business

Checking on insurance and licensing, as well as reviewing your suppliers is good advice for 2020. Also, adding services around DIY solutions.

Jason Knott · January 02, 2020

Be Sure to Limit Your Cyber Liabilities by Doing This

It won’t be long until customers will only do business with integrators who install products that follow modern cybersecurity practices like secure encryption.

CE Pro Editors · August 12, 2019