What Startups Can Do Now to Avoid Due Diligence Problems

November 16, 2015 0 Comments

The time between signing a term sheet and closing a financing can be an incredibly intense period for a startup. As part of the financing.

Tax Strategies for Selling Your Company

November 16, 2015 0 Comments

The tax consequences of an asset sale by an entity can be very different than the consequences of a sale of the outstanding equity interests.

Arbitration Revisited: Are Your Employment Arbitration Agreements Safe from Scrutiny in California Courts?

November 15, 2015 0 Comments

Following conventional wisdom, many California employers have adopted the practice of requiring their employees to sign mandatory arbitration agreements. For such employers, the advantages of.

Can Use of Another’s Trademark in an AdWord Constitute Infringement?

November 15, 2015 0 Comments

You have just negotiated a settlement between your client and a trademark infringer. The bad guy has admitted infringement, and you are drafting a settlement.

Preparing For an Exit – What to Consider When Selling Your Business

November 10, 2015 0 Comments

For the owners of most private companies, selling is a new and daunting process. Capitalizing on the value of the business in such a situation.


October 5, 2015 0 Comments

In the last couple of days, I have had three first time CEO entrepreneurs present me with their initial draft of an executive summary that.