BUSINESS START-UPS AND TRANSACTIONS

  • We help you select the correct business entity for your company and we create and file the entity formation for you.
    • Partnerships, LLCs, S Corps, C Corps and 501(c)(3)
  • Provide legal counsel on company governance and compliance with federal law, state law and regulatory requirements.
  • Advise and help you negotiate joint ventures to protect your assets in a new business or the sale of your business.
    • Draft documents to accommodate
  • Draft non-disclosure and no-compete agreements to protect your business’ intellectual property including trade secrets, copyrights and trademarks
  • Freelance Businesses
    • Draft consulting and independent contractor agreements to protect your work
  • Represent you in the process of purchasing or selling your business
  • Draft the sale or purchase agreement to purchase or sell your business
  • Review and negotiate commercial lease agreements on your behalf
  • Draft, Review and Negotiate other contracts you need. 

SOCIAL MEDIA & THE INTERNET

  • Help you create legal strategies to protect your brand online
  • Handle domain name disputes
  • Help you create your legal protection for your brand for the short and long-term
  • Draft privacy and terms of use policies for your website

TRADEMARK

  • Help you create a brand for your business that you can be protected with a trademark
  • Protect you from possible conflicts and competing trademarks with a trademark search
  • Register your trademark and counsel you on how to maintain it
  • Monitor your trademark to find infringement
  • Represent your company before the United States Trademark Trial and Appeal Board
    • Filing registrations
    • Defending Oppositions

COPYRIGHT

  • Register your copyright
  • Advise you on copyright matters relating to your work
    • Fair Use & Infringement
  • Draft “work for hire” agreements to protect and maintain copyright ownership when you work with outside vendors
  • Assist you in obtaining licenses and copyright clearance for your use
  • Draft and negotiate licensing agreements for you

ADVERTISING & MARKETING

  • Draft and negotiate sponsorship agreements to protect your company
  • Review and advise you on copyright and regulatory issues related advertising or marketing campaigns
  • Draft documents necessary to support and protect your advertising and marketing strategies
  • Draft Giveaway Rules to comply with federal regulations

 

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