Private and Emerging Business

Focused Guidance

Emerging business solutions from the expert business law legal consultantsKnowing the best business form to select when starting a new business or entity can be a confusing yet important choice. Gonzalo Law LLC provides a wide range of business legal and law consultant services for businesses in exactly this position. When starting your business, our counsel assists in researching the required city, state, and or federal licenses/permits needed, drafting employee contracts, preparing corporate bylaws, and providing legal advisement for the management of your business.

  • Business Entity Formation
    • Choice of Entity
    • Structuring Joint Ventures
    • Entity Planning & Preparation of Organizational Documents
    • Initial Capitalization
  • Legal Mechanics of Organizing Corporations
  • Mechanics of Forming Partnerships
  • Venture Capital Analysis and Counsel
  • Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation
  • Federal Income Tax Considerations Affecting Start-Up Businesses
  • Employee Compensation Considerations
    • Employee Benefit Plans
    • Proprietary Protection of Product or Service
    • Licensing Agreements
    • Bridge Financing
    • Contracts
    • Exit Strategies
  • Accounting and Related Tax Issues
  • Planning the Business for a Future Initial Public Offering*
  • Intellectual Property Strategy in Joint Ventures
  • Joint Ventures and Strategic Alliance
  • Legal Issues Associated with Creating and Operating Websites
  • Merger Agreements
  • Ancillary Documents in Merger Agreements
  • Ethical Considerations
  • Legal Audits
  • Implementation and strategies of internal corporate investigations and effective compliance programs
  • Corporate Criminal Liability*
  • Voluntary Disclosure Programs
  • Duty and Incentives to Conduct an Internal Investigation
  • Protections for Whistleblowers
  • Internal Investigations of Employee Misconduct
  • Self-Evaluative Privilege
  • Environmental Audits*
  • Auditing Records and Retention Practices
  • Legal Audits Include a review of the Following Corporate Policies* :
    • Antitrust Audit
    • Relationships with Independent Contractors
    • Substance Abuse Policies
    • Company Handbooks and Policies
    • Workforce Reduction Policies
    • Employment Record Retention and Posting Procedures
    • Veterans’ Re-employment Policies
    • Compliance with the Family Medical Leave Act
    • Compliance with the Americans With Disabilities Act
    • Employee Benefit Plans
    • Privacy Policies

*Legal counsel will provide a general review of important legal guidelines for a company in any of the specific areas. However, counsel may recommend client also consult a legal specialist in a particular area when necessary.

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