Finding A Way.

What is the Best Legal Structure for Your Start-Up?

Some of the questions I get asked by my start-up clients are perennial in nature, with the most common being: Do I have to form a legal...

Start-Ups: Get Your Pre-nup

Two or more people decide to launch a new business, and this is how it typically goes down regarding the relationship between them: "We have known each...

Countdown To Launching Your Business: Key Legal Safety Checks

In this post I aim to give you an overview of some important steps on the road to protecting and growing your company’s true value. Not all...

Protecting Your Start-Up’s Assets: The Non-Disclosure Agreement

For many start-ups, their greatest asset is a game-changing idea. To build the idea into a successful business, they will invariably need to share it with potential...

Selling Your Business: Acing Due Diligence

You put your company up for sale, potential buyers are lining up.  What then follows is the inevitable: The due diligence process, in which the buyer kicks...

Regulation: The New Normal for Hedge Funds?

By all accounts, hedge funds are having a great year. According to the Wall Street Journal, fund managers added a net $26.32 billion of new cash in...

Friends and Family—A Good Funding Source?

It is tempting. It is difficult to raise funds from angels and VCs, especially when most of what you have is just an idea. I get it. ...

Protecting Your Start-Up’s Core Assets

In my series of posts with advice for start-ups, I think this is the most important one.  It is about protecting the heart of your business, i.e....