The Business Law Blog
Representations and warranties provide opportunities for either party to end the deal and walk away. and ensure that neither party takes on all of the risk of the purchase. They also motivate both parties to lay out the facts instead of glossing over them or misrepresenting their interests.
A smooth business exit can’t happen without preparation, careful planning and the support of a knowledgeable team. Here are four critical steps as you get your business ready for a sale.
Meet Michelle Foster – Owner and mastermind behind Good Move – a neighborhood go-to restaurant in Brooklyn. When Michelle decided to acquire a restaurant space and rebrand it as her own, she recognized the need for legal help in navigating the process.
Office Actions are a common hurdle for trademark applications. If you didn’t involve an experienced trademark attorney from the beginning, this is the time to hire one, so you can get past these challenges and get your trademark registered.
Disney buys Pixar - and then Marvel a few years later. Facebook acquires Instagram. And Google takes over Android. These are just a handful of some of the business world’s savviest acquisitions - corporate purchases that can transform a company. With them,...
While most important business decisions center around the business itself, there’s a critical choice founders must make: whether to make a Section 83(b) election. If they don’t make the decision in time, founders could face some serious tax consequences....
Often businesses use free online contracts for partnership agreements, employees, consultants, vendors, etc. Since these are such important relationships, you need to be confident those contracts indeed benefit and safeguard you and your business. Your...