By Marc Empey
Buyouts and LBOs tend to come from one of three groups; current management (of the company in question), another company, or a private, non-public equity firm.
Analysis of IP valuation may not be correct because the analyst may lack experience and understanding of the legal issues in connection with assets. Even when market comparables are provided, comparable contacts should be adjusted to show the differences among various transactions, and the variances in the intellectual property or intangible assets.
Businesses, by law, are required to adopt formalities within the corporation to ensure the company functions as a separate entity to themselves, independent of the company’s owners. A Limited Liability Company is also known as an LLC and is, for instance, set up as the entity itself and shields the individual owners from personal liability.
Competition is an important part of business. The threat of a monopoly is always there. Whenever there is a monopoly, businesses and consumers are negatively impacted. These issues frequently occur in The United States and Europe. Corporate antitrust victims should consult one of our San Diego business litigation attorneys to help them recover what they are owed. In the past, victims have received millions of dollars. Continue reading
Before incorporating your business, it’s important to know the differences between the various types of corporations. Each type features various filing requirements, tax consequences, and implications for professional liability. These are the common corporation choices for businesses: Continue reading
A legal professional can make all the difference in winning, or losing your legal claim. Many victims have received the legal compensation they needed to recover from their injuries along with the correct monetary compensation you qualify for under a settlement agreement.
If you are running a business at any level, you may need a lawyer at one point. It is not easy to start and run a venture without rubbing shoulders with employees, competitors and other stakeholders. If your business is small, you do not need an attorney, however, as time goes by, you will realize the need to get one. Continue reading
The DOJ, the Department of Justice section of financial crimes, the FDIC and other aspects of federal regulation, have made strides in cracking down on money laundering. There are still issues that exist, and enforcement remains a challenge. Here is a brief overview of how this all pans out in the day-to-day life of financial liability and the enforcement placed on compliance officers. Continue reading
Business owners who want their company to experience success need to establish four essential things. Their company must provide a product or service that people need or desire. Second, their product or service must be effectively marketed to their target audience. Continue reading
Whenever you are looking to start up and organize a business, it is important to know about all of the legal procedures that must be followed. These procedures must be followed so that you can keep your corporation valid and in good standing. If any corporation or limited liability company goes out of business, the last thing that any owner will want to do deal with is a considerable amount of business debts. Business owners that are not careful can face considerable consequences such as being sued and otherwise liable for the business debts. Continue reading
Essentially, corporate laws are the laws associated with business entities that include partnerships and corporations. Corporate law is also known as company or business law. They specify how a corporation is set up, the taxes, documents, and specific registration requirements. They also govern contracts, sales, and employees. They focus on the relationship between businesses and consumers. They provide the foundation that defines how commerce laws should be conducted. Continue reading
Contracts are one of the most important elements of the business world. They ensure that both a business and their clients understand their obligations and have their rights protected. While a promise and handshake may work for an agreement between friends, it is simply not enough for any kind of serious business relationship. To protect your business, here are some simple tips about contracts:
Companies often make the unfortunate mistake of overlooking the importance of legal infrastructure. When they are faced with a lawsuit, they are left staggering, unable to complete normal operations because they did not have a proper infrastructure or a plan of action. However, there are several strategies and methods of preparation to develop and maintain a robust structure for your company.
A leveraged buyout, also known as a LBO, is a strategy tactic from big investment companies that allows them to use borrowed funds to pay monetary responsibility for their acquisition. They also use debt to finance their aggressive business deals using items that include junk bonds, traditional bank loans, and other similar sources. Continue reading
Corporate restructuring is the process by which organizational changes are made to increase a company’s value, help it to adjust to the demands of growth, make it more competitive in the marketplace, help it survive adverse economic conditions, and/or position the company to move in a new direction. Continue reading
There are different meanings derived from endorsement. However, it is the act of the payee or owner signing his/her name on the back of the bill of exchange, check or other negotiable instruments to make it cashable/payable to another by anyone in the law of negotiable instruments such as securities and checks. Continue reading
The state laws govern your business partnership’s operation and creation rules without a partnership agreement. Every state has variations regarding the Uniform Partnership Act. A partnership constitution allows your business tailors its standards and operations fit the company. Your Continue reading
There has been a lot of confusion when it comes to differentiating between business law and corporate law. While corporate law focuses on legal aspects governing sale and distribution of goods, business law covers legal aspects used in acquisitions, mergers, formation of companies and Continue reading
When forming a new corporation in the U.S., each state has different requirements. California has a particular set of requirements and there are some very good reasons to incorporate a business. Coachella Valley corporate attorneys are experts in professionally setting up new American corporations. Continue reading
Contemporary banking corporations have come a long way. A century ago, almost every loan made by a bank was required to be a secured loan. In other words, the debtor had to have something of value to offer as collateral for the money borrowed. Continue reading
It’s one thing if your company is already a success. You don’t have to jump through all the hoops that startups do. You’ve earned your way. These tips really don’t apply to you. This content is a must read for any and all startups looking to get through the legal issues when just starting out. Continue reading
No business should exist that does not have qualified legal professionals reviewing their practice and ensuring they stay up to date with current laws and regulations. By hiring an attorney that works outside of the firm, a company can receive an extremely wide range of services that are important to their everyday success. Continue reading