PURCHASING AN ON-GOING BUSINESS is an excellent opportunity for an entrepreneur seeking the financial and personal rewards of owning and operating a business. Buying vs. Starting a Business A chief advantage of purchasing a business (as opposed to starting one “from...
I am often asked whether state or federal filings are required to effectuate a "simple" transfer of ownership in a privately held corporation or limited liability company (LLC) to a family member or affiliated corporate entity. The question often...
Social media accounts can represent significant value to a business. However, what if the accounts cannot be transferred as part of a sale of the business? Consider the following... Popular business acquisition structures.... The two most popular methods of selling a...
The fact that the COVID-19 Pandemic (“COVID-19”) changed the business landscape is hardly breaking news. But, how has COVID-19 changed the landscape for business buyers and sellers? Consider the following... The impact of COVID-19 on the market for business purchases...
When considering the sale of a business, the legal structure of the sale is an important initial consideration. Two of the most common ways of structuring the sale of a privately owned company are: asset sales and equity sales....