What Are Exclusive Easements in CA?

What Are Exclusive Easements in CA?

What Are Exclusive Easements in CA? An easement is defined as a tool within the legal system that grants someone other than the landowner to use a portion of land. An easement imposes limitations on how a person can use
Partnership Disputes

Partnership Disputes

Partnership Disputes Partnerships require business owners to be involved and reliant on one another more than any other business structure. Due to this, the partnership relies heavily on the personal relationship between co-owners. This means that a relationship must be
Firing an Employee

Firing an Employee

Firing an Employee Firing an employee is an unfortunate but unavoidable fact of owning a business. There are a wide range of reasons to fire someone, whether they violate rules or are simply not the right fit for the environment.
Licensing Intellectual Property

Licensing Intellectual Property

Licensing Intellectual Property As discussed in our article about intellectual property (IP), it is an important asset for a business and so it needs to be protected. If a business has an opportunity to license their IP to another business,
Punitive Damages from a Breach of Contract

Punitive Damages from a Breach of Contract

Punitive Damages from a Breach of Contract When a contract is breached, there are many losses to the company that may not be so apparent at first. It is often incalculable the types of damages that could occur such as
Protecting Intellectual Property

Protecting Intellectual Property

Protecting Intellectual Property Everyone has heard the tale of someone who invented something big, but never got the patent for it. These storytellers complain that they never got their due for what they feel is their intellectual property. Luckily there’s
Prepare for an Exit Transition

Prepare for an Exit Transition

Prepare for an Exit Transition The route of public offerings is becoming increasingly less common for businesses. In today’s world, a business is more likely to seek out a merger, acquisition, or asset sale as a way to transition out.
Accredited Investors

Accredited Investors

Accredited Investors Under federal securities rules, accredited investors have access to a broader choice of investment opportunities. However, these options may  come with more financial and legal risks. This is because the law assumes that accredited investors have sufficient information
Important Steps for Selling Your Business in California

Important Steps for Selling Your Business in California

Important Steps for Selling Your Business in California Deciding to shutter a business can be motivated by many different factors. The plan may have always been to be sold, and closing the business was the goal from the beginning. Or
Hidden Liabilities in Asset Purchase Agreements

Hidden Liabilities in Asset Purchase Agreements

Hidden Liabilities in Asset Purchase Agreements In the competitive tech sector, mergers and acquisitions are vital for developing a business. Unfortunately, debts and liabilities that have been hidden from the buyer may put them at financial risk. Buyers may try