Drafting and use of preincorporation agreements

Apr 21, 2015 By: Alan Gutterman

Preincorporation agreements include various contracts entered into by incorporators, promoters, subscribers and the principals regarding the future organization of a corporation.

Basics of Share Certificates and Uncertified Securities

Apr 14, 2015 By: Alan Gutterman

Many states permit issuance of shares without certificates whereby the ownership of shares is evidenced by an electronic or other indirect system of recording

Admitting new owners to non-corporate entities

Apr 7, 2015 By: Alan Gutterman

March 2015 marks the introduction of separate chapters on the admission of new owners to two important non-corporate entities: partnerships and limited liability companies

Explaining retainer agreements to clients before they sign

Feb 26, 2015 By: Alan Gutterman

Retainer agreements and engagement letters should, of course, be tailored to the particular circumstances

Why joint ventures fail

Feb 17, 2015 By: Alan Gutterman

Joint ventures are a popular, but risky, strategy for expanding business activities, so it’s important to understand joint ventures fail.

Supporting your client’s employee termination process

Feb 10, 2015 By: Alan Gutterman

Business counselor can assist their client through the termination process by providing them with tips and tools on how to handle the “exit interview”.

Practice toolkit for corporate buy-sell agreements

Feb 3, 2015 By: Alan Gutterman

Corporate buy-sell agreements are covered in detail in a chapter that provides an extensive set of practice tools to assist in negotiating and drafting effective agreements

Conducting compliance audits

Jan 27, 2015 By: Alan Gutterman

A variety of techniques can be used to complete the compliance audit process

Definitions and categories of risks for your clients

Jan 20, 2015 By: Alan Gutterman

Risk assessment is an important element of a company’s overall compliance program since an obvious source of potential liability for the company is failure to comply with applicable laws and regulations

Executive summary for clients regarding preparation of business plan

Jan 15, 2015 By: Alan Gutterman

This month we’ve added an Executive Summary for Clients Regarding Preparation of a Business Plan that you can provide to your clients.