4-1-1: LICENSE OR PERMIT REQUIRED; LIABILITY FOR COMPLIANCE:
   A.   No person, firm, partnership, corporation or other legal entity shall establish, conduct, operate, carry on, manage, or otherwise engage in or maintain any business, occupation, activity, or establishment, either by himself or itself, or through an agent, employee or partner, without first obtaining a license for such business, occupation, activity, or establishment, except as provided in subsection 4-2-1B of this title.
   B.   Whenever a license or permit is required for the maintenance, management, operation, or establishment, or for doing business or engaging in an activity or occupation, all persons, firms, partnerships, corporations and other legal entities shall be subject to the licensing requirement of subsection A of this section if, by himself or itself, or through an agent, employee or partner:
      1.   He or it holds himself or itself out as being engaged in the business, activity or occupation;
      2.   He or it actively or passively solicits patronage for the business, activity, or occupation; or
      3.   He or it performs or attempts to perform any part of such business, activity, or occupation within the corporate limits of the village. (Ord. 2010-01, 1-21-2010)