Non-Disclosure/Confidentiality & Non-Circumvention Agreements Before the Deal

Sometimes the introductions or preliminary negotiations that take place before the business deal closes and the parties sign on the dotted line can raise flags on both sides of the negotiating table.  There may be a little anxiety or internal struggle about where to draw the line when selling your idea and pitching business opportunities, all without giving away too much...

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International Agreements: 5 Things to Know

International agreements are contracts where there is a legal basis for different international jurisdictions to be applicable to the contract, based on either the locations of the contracting parties or where the performance of the agreement occurs.  It is increasingly common for a U.S. based business (particularly one here in Miami, Florida) to decide that a company in Latin America can meet its needs on par with a U.S. based company.  If you are thinking about entering into an international agreement here are five things to know.

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Why Should an LLC Have an Operating Agreement?

Your LLC operating agreement will be one of the most important documents your company creates.  Although having an operating agreement is not legally required, it is highly beneficial to have one.  You can think of the operating agreement as similar in purpose to a prenuptial agreement for your business – or perhaps it will be more like a post-nuptial agreement, if you’ve skipped this crucial step...

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