Category Business Law

McCuaig Law Firm blog posts discussing the latest legal developments in business and transactional law.

Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs) and S-corporations – a Perfect Match?

Employee Stock Ownership Plans (“ESOPs”) are a means of attracting and retaining employees, growing your business, and providing for the future succession of your company. At its basic level, ESOPs use financial incentives that allow a company to grow while maintaining a control structure more typical of a family-owned business. According to a Rutgers study,

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SAFE Agreements – the New Silicon Valley Standard

Getting the Initial Investment For Your Startup Startups usually require a quick initial investment to get off the ground and continue to grow. This investment typically takes the form of a convertible note (“c-note”) – a loan. But the note is not your typical debt instrument. It does not require repayment. Instead, the investment “converts”

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The Importance of Online Terms of Use – Clickwrap and Browsewrap

Terms of Use on Websites Website operators function in a risky legal environment for liability. All web operators, especially for commercial websites, have a constant influx of users either purchasing products or merely visiting their webpages. All these web operators have duties to the rights of their users. Those duties can include adhering to online

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