Many people in Maryland dream of opening their own businesses, but some may not consider the futures of those businesses. Before a business plan can be put together, a potential business owner needs to determine what he or she wants out of life. For some, this could mean selling the business sometime down the road or passing it on to future generations.
The now infamous story (and lawsuit) about the founding of Facebook was immortalized in 2010 with the movie "The Social Network." Many Montgomery residents know the tale by now: Mark Zuckerberg, the man associated with Facebook (and one of its creators), was sued by Eduardo Saverin, who claimed he was pushed out of the company by Zuckerberg and other investors. As a result he lost millions -- possibly billions -- in stock in Facebook.