A successful business venture usually grows from a simple idea into greater commercial possibility. One of an entrepreneur’s first and most crucial business decisions is to determine what legal form the new enterprise should take. If you are starting a company, a skilled business law attorney can help you weigh the pros and cons of each available business entity, considering the laws of your jurisdiction; your goals; and issues like flexibility, taxation, legal liability, size and potential profitability.
We provide a glossary of some key business law terms for your convenience.
Before meeting with your attorney, it is wise to prepare information relating to your legal matter. This checklist provides different types of information you may be asked to bring to an initial meeting with your business law attorney.
The following article discusses basic contract law.