Category Archives: Corporate

Contract Issues For Small Business Owners – Choice of Law and Choice of Venue

Jul
20
2017

Choice of Law and Choice of Venue – Why These Provisions DO Matter

Welcome to Part 3 of this multi-article series regarding contract interpretation for business owners. The first article in the series touched on important considerations when reviewing an …

Posted in Legal Watch, Corporate, Litigation

3 Essential Steps to Business Succession Planning – Part 3

Jul
12
2017

Estate and Business PlanningYou are beginning to think about retirement. You have been actively involved in building your business for years and have seen its continued success. You may have a child in the business, or you may have certain employees who want …

Posted in Legal Watch, Corporate, Business Succession Planning

3 Essential Steps to Business Succession Planning – Part 2

Jul
05
2017

Business people sit by the table in conference roomYou are beginning to think about retirement. You have been actively involved in building your business for years and have seen its continued success. You may have a child in the business, or you may have certain employees who want …

Posted in Legal Watch, Corporate, Business Succession Planning

Contract Issues for Small Business Owners – Warranty Language

Jun
13
2017

Warranty Language – Does it Fit the Situation at Hand?

In this multi-part series, we are highlighting some key contract issues for today’s business owners. The first article in the series touched on key considerations when reviewing an indemnification clause. …

Posted in Legal Watch, Corporate

Contract Issues for Small Business Owners – The Indemnification Clause

May
17
2017

In the “Good Ol’ Days” it used to be that a handshake was all that was needed to conduct business. Today’s environment, however, makes that difficult – if not impossible. Contracts have become more and more complex. Even so-called basic …

Posted in Legal Watch, Corporate, Litigation, Insurance

CMU Connects Workshop: Buy-Sell Agreements and Non Disclosure Agreements

Apr
10
2017

Dan Lynch

Join Dan Lynch, Founder and Managing Partner of The Lynch Law Group, at the Carnegie Mellon University Swartz Center for Entrepreneurship on Wednesday, April 12th at 12:30pm, for an overview of the differences between agreements associated with corporations …

Posted in Legal Watch, Corporate, Events

The Lynch Law Group Welcomes Delia Bouwers Bianchin

Dec
19
2016
Delia Bouwers Bianchin, Senior Counsel, Litigation Group, The Lynch Law Group

Delia Bouwers Bianchin, Esq.

The Lynch Law Group is pleased to announce that Delia Bouwers Bianchin has joined the Firm as Senior Counsel.

Delia brings nearly two decades of high level experience in the practice of law. The first half

Posted in Legal Watch, Corporate, Litigation, Press Releases

Government Rule on Employee Overtime Pay on Hold

Nov
30
2016

The News

On November 22nd, a federal judge in Texas halted the implementation of a new government rule on employees eligible to receive overtime pay. 

The Backstory

Under federal law, employers must pay certain workers overtime pay (i.e., “time-and-a-half”) if

Posted in Legal Watch, Corporate, Employment

Proposed Treasury Regulations Section 2704: Sweeping Changes to Valuation Discounts for Family Owned Businesses

Nov
09
2016

Business Succession Planning MeetingIf you own a family business and are considering transferring interests in your business to other family members through a succession plan, it’s important to gain a thorough understanding of the potential impact of recently proposed Treasury Regulations under Section …

Posted in Legal Watch, Corporate, Business Succession Planning, Estate Planning and Administration

Generating Cash For Your Startup Company through Angels and HALOS

Mar
10
2016
by Mark R. Sullivan, Esq.

HALOS Act may help startup companies seeking to raise capital by selling securities.Startup companies always pay lots of attention to cash—like every one of us, a startup can’t survive without it. Cash comes primarily from two sources: revenue from sales of products or services (or both) and …

Posted in Legal Watch, Corporate