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PRACTICE AREAS


General Corporate

  • Formation of corporations, LLCs and partnerships
  • Shareholder and investor rights agreements
  • LLC operating agreements
  • Corporate governance; fiduciary duties

Business and Commercial Agreements

  • Product Development and Manufacturing
  • Supply and Distribution
  • Services: Business, Financial, Marketing, Technology and other services
  • Licensing; Intellectual Property Transfer
  • Outsourcing
  • Employment; Consulting; Severance
  • Non-competition; Non-disclosure; Indemnification

Financing/Venture Capital

  • Seed round and angel funding for start-ups
  • Venture capital investments
  • Private placements of debt and equity
  • Public offerings registered with the SEC
  • Minority and staged investments, often linked to milestones
  • Private investments in public equity (PIPEs)
  • Convertible securities: notes, preferred stock, options, warrants
  • Loan, intercreditor and security agreements
  • Stock option plans

Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Stock and asset purchases; mergers; joint ventures
  • Transaction structuring, term sheets, due diligence, definitive agreements

Securities Laws

  • Periodic reports, stock ownership and other filings with the SEC
  • Private placement and public offering advice

Dispute Resolution

  • Assist clients in resolving disputes prior to and during litigation
  • Negotiate complex structured settlements with continuing obligations, releases and indemnities

NETWORK OF LAWYERS IN OTHER DISCIPLINES  

Sometimes a client’s legal issues extend to areas beyond U.S. corporate and business law.  In such cases, Brian Jaffe is able to call upon a personal network of other lawyers who practice in the areas of tax, intellectual property, real estate, litigation, mediation and trusts and estates.  Having worked extensively with companies and lawyers in Europe, Israel, Asia, Australia, South Africa and the Caribbean, he can also access experts in the laws of relevant foreign jurisdictions to make sure all of a client’s legal needs are properly addressed.