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Attorney Michelle DelMar
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Nothing but the Business.Michelle DelMar, Esq. Small Business Lawyer, Trademark Attorney and Executive Contract Lawyer. Martindale-Hubbell® Client Review Rating: “Preeminent” (5 out of 5) Peer Review Rating: 4.7 out of 5 Michelle DelMar, Legal Strategist for Top Growing Businesses, provides information, guidance and services for small businesses:
Taking small businesses From Startup:
- Business Planning,
- Protecting Assets of Owners,
- Joint Venture Agreements,
- Funding and Financing information
- Incorporating and Limited Liability Companies,
- Buying a Business,
- Trademark and Copyright registration,
- Commercial Leasing and
- Licensing and Permits,
- Distributorship Agreements,
- Non-Compete Agreements,
- Non-Disclosure Agreements, Confidentiality Agreements
- Licensing Agreements,
- Executive Contract,
- Employer Compliance,
- Sales and Service Agreements, etc., and
- Selling a Business,
- Sale of Lease Assignment,
- Merger or other disposition.
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Business Lawyer, Trademark Lawyer and Executive Contract Lawyer
This article supplements "What are Trademarks, Copyrights, Trade Secrets?"
Tags: What are Trademarks
Understanding the Joint Venture Agreement
A well-drafted Joint Venture Agreement is key to successful multi-party projects. It is essential that all participants understand their rights and obligations and the rights, obligations and expectations of all other participants.
Tags: Joint Venture Agreement Checklist, Strategies from Small Business Lawyer and Trademar, Contracts, Corporations and LLC'S What Business Owners Should, What are Trademarks, International Business Law
Understanding contracts. What is a contract?
GET IT IN WRITING . . . BEFORE YOU COMMIT YOUR VALUABLE MONEY, TIME AND EFFORTS.
A contract is a promise or set of promises, for breach of which the law gives a remedy, or the performance of which the law in some way recognizes as a duty.
Risk. The biggest risk is not having a signed comprehensive contract; the second biggest risks, is in not fully understanding your contract.
Tags: Confidentiality Agreement Checklist, Distributor Contract, Executive Contract, Independent Contractor or Employee, Joint Venture Agreement Checklist, Non Compete Agreement Checklist, Strategies from Small Business Lawyer and Trademar, Contracts, Corporations and LLC'S What Business Owners Should, What are Trademarks, International Business Law
This content protects your rights, as well as, provides for compliance with laws such as the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, etc.
Some examples are as follows:
a. Privacy Policies, amongst other things, often give notice with regard to what you will and will not be doing with the information of visitors to the site.
b. Clear and comprehensive Return Policy pages are essential for retail sites.
Make sure you do it right the first time and avoid costly remedial measures later. Discuss your business with a competent experienced Boston business lawyer or Maine business lawyer to determine what policies and provisions would be best to include in your web site.
Want to discuss your issues with an experienced Boston business lawyer or Maine business lawyer?
Trademark Lawyer Blog, Part 1
What are Trademarks, Copyrights and Patents?
What are the differences between Trademarks, Copyrights and Patents?
PROTECT YOUR INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
Intellectual property (for example, trademarks, written materials, recipes, etc.) can be a company's most valuable asset and the acquisition, transfer, license or right to use such intellectual property is often an essential element in many business transactions. Recently, lenders, investors and financial institutions have considered and requested intellectual property assets as collateral to secure company obligations and financing.
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Publishing Agreement Checklist
For Writers, Artists and Publishers
Publishing lawyer for Authors and Publishers . The following are important issues related to your publishing agreement.
Licensing Agreement Checklist
Joint Venture Agreement Checklist
(Partnership Agreement Checklist)
Joint Venture Agreement is essential for MULTI-PARTY business success.
BEFORE COMMITTING your TIME, EFFORT and MONEY, it is VERY IMPORTANT to AGREE with on the following (preferably at the beginning of the project, when everyone is still enthusiastic, "HAPPY," and AGREEABLE. GET IT IN WRITING. A well drafted Agreement can save businesses from downfall, as well as, save friendships and family relationships. Failure to get it in writing, will not only cost you, your valuable money, time and effort, it could also destroy your relationships and burn bridges that otherwise would support success.