Category Archives: General
What is a Rollover for Business Startups?
Starting a business can be risky right now. Many businesses have declared bankruptcy after having to shut down for months due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In fact, many banks aren’t even lending right now due to the poor economy. This means that if you have a good business idea but lack the money to… Read More »
Florida Brewing Company Sues Another Over Similar Packaging
Trademark and copyright infringement are issues that many businesses face. Even if they sell a product that is obviously different from a competitor, they can be sued over their marketing strategies. Using packaging that is similar to that of a competitor can be grounds for a lawsuit. Entrepreneurs want to protect their products and… Read More »
Webinar – 8/23/17 – So Your Client Wants to Buy a Business: What Every Transaction Lawyer Should Know
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How do you determine the worth of a business?
Any estimate of a business’s value is more art than science. There is no magic formula that will simply tell you with any degree of certainty the value of your business. Generally, a business’s value is set by negotiations between a willing buyer and a willing seller who have no particular compulsion to buy… Read More »
The Franchisee Perspective: Be on the Lookout
I often receive calls from people who are looking to start their “own” business and have been talking to franchisors about buying into the franchisor’s system. They have a franchise agreement in front of them, and want an attorney to make a quick review, and explain one or two matters to them, so they… Read More »