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STARUP LEGAL SERVICES

COMPANY FORMATION

Domestic and international business entity formation, business name clearance, business plan advice, pre-incorporation asset protection, business partner background investigations, and more.

CUSTOM STARTUP PACKAGES

Including choice of entity and corporate formation, investor and founder agreements, employment agreements, plus sales, distribution or license agreements and other contracts for your business. 

STARTUP AS A SUBSCRIPTION

We partner with business owners to answer questions, respond to emails and text messages, review all documents, and join you in your office for meetings and other services, unlimited, no hourly fees. 

General Counsel Legal Services

Outside General Counsel

Providing dedicated corporate counsel for your growing business including contracts, corporate governance, risk management, employment and HR, litigation management, real estate and more.

BUSINESS TRANSACTIONS

Draft, negotiate and review international and domestic business contracts including manufacturer, vendor, supplier agreements, sales contracts, marketing and promotions and contractor agreements..

BUSINESS GROWTH

Full mergers and acquisitions capabilities, due diligence, risk assessments, international transactions, restructuring, acqui-hire transactions, shareholder buyouts, joint ventures, post-merger integration.

Intellectual Property Solutions

Intellectual Property

Federal and State Trademark and Copyright registration, international intellectual property protection, advice and counsel on proper controls to maintain Trade Secret protection

IP Risk Management

Intellectual property audit, internal and competitive risk assessments, contract and employment agreement review, license review and audit, mitigation and optimization strategies.

Other IP Services

Intellectual Property due diligence for mergers and acquisitions; Brand protection for eSports, gamers, YouTube personalities and others; Legal advice for app, web and online development.

Technology And Internet Focus

Technology Transactions

Software licensing, patent licensing, domain name acquisitions and sales, technology transfer and assignments, online business acquisitions and sales, adapting business models for blockchain.

Cyber security and Compliance

Cyber security preparedness, data breach incident response, regulatory compliance and disclosure obligations, risk assessment, mitigation and compliance, supply chain and vendor audits.

Ecommerce

Advice for online selling (etsy, ebay, FBA, independent website), affiliate marketing, online reputation, flash and daily deal sites, promotions and sweepstakes; FTC advertising compliance.

Business and IP Litigation

Intellectual Property Disputes

Trademark opposition/cancellation, trade dress, unfair competition, brand protection, copyright enforcement, misappropriation of trade secrets, cybersquatting, domain name disputes.

Business Disputes

Breach of Contract, specific enforcement, business fraud, deceptive trade practices, employment litigation, enforcement of restrictive covenants, partnership and founder disputes.

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Providing skilled and creative negotiation, mediation and arbitration representation for business, owners, investors and stakeholders to promote speedy and cost effective issue resolution.

Brian Elliott
Business Attorney
I am a business and technology attorney with comprehensive business transaction, intellectual property, and litigation experience. I focus on building business value. Some of the ways I do this for my clients include corporate formation and restructuring, financing, product commercialization, IP and brand protection, contracts and licensing, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, risk mitigation, and handling employment issues, among many others.

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