Contracts

50 50 Partnership Business Agreements
July 30, 2023

Operating Agreements and 50/50 Ownership

We strongly advise against holding ownership in your company 50/50 because it means the owners have to agree on every decision and…

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March 30, 2016

What to Do with Contracts

I know when I see not one, but two self-assigned tasks regarding contract stuff I deal with daily and now take for…

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September 15, 2015

Fast, Good, Cheap. Pick Two.

Lately, we’ve had a number of meetings with potential clients who are bringing problems to us, largely because they 1) didn’t take the…

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Operating Agreement Checklist
May 1, 2013

Operating Agreement Checklist

Drafting an operating/partnership/shareholder agreement seems to be my most important but least utilized service.  For whatever reason, business owners are very reluctant…

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April 24, 2013

How to Start a Business in Las Vegas – Video Series

I’m Gina Bongiovi. I’m a lawyer who works with startups and small businesses. Whether you’re in the startup phase or whether you…

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Pre-Packaged Agreements
March 22, 2013

Small Business Horror Story #7: Pre-Packaged Operating Agreements

Here’s what happens when you get your operating agreement from a legal forms company. I just finished helping a client negotiate a…

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May 7, 2011

How to Use a Non-Disclosure Agreement

A nondisclosure agreement is often used by business owners who want to protect ideas they share with others from being stolen.  Like…

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December 30, 2009

How Do I Sign Company Documents?

Um…with a pen? Seriously, though.  It sounds simple, but you should consider the implications of how you sign documents on behalf of…

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