Kleinbard business and finance partner, Eric Pritchard, writes a monthly column for securityinfowatch.com. His latest column – Legal Watch: So You Want to Open a Franchise… focuses on franchising in the electronic security alarm industry.
Here’s an incredible statistic in today’s 1% focused world — family-owned businesses account for somewhere between 80% and 90% of the American economy. In 27 years of practicing law, I’ve been fortunate to represent a…More
Many companies grow by acquisition providing buyers the opportunity to perfect their efforts. Most companies that sell do so only once. This disparity results in a knowledge gap between buyers with significant acquisition experience and…More
A shareholder agreement for a corporation or an operating agreement for a limited liability company (or LLC) is a vital document for partners entering into business. Too often though, business partners don’t enter into a…More
Businesses in America hire two types of workers — employees and independent contractors. The rules differ for each. Employees are subject to a wide array of state and federal tax requirements. For example, employers must…More