Business Law

Ask a business lLawyer. Get business law questions answered ASAP.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Business Law Questions
I'm in the process of raising funds via a Convertible
Hi, I'm in the process of raising funds via a Convertible Promissory Note whereby the investor will invest X# ***** dollars, receiving 8% per year. At the end of 7 years, he/she has the right to redee… read more
Judge Bill K ret.
Judge Bill K ret.
retired
Doctoral Degree
2,649 satisfied customers
I'm a cofounder in a Delaware c company. Can I issue a
Second opinion] I'm a cofounder in a Delaware c company. Can I issue a convertible note to myself with a valuation cap? … read more
Conner Pine
Conner Pine
Juris Doctor
88 satisfied customers
I am the author of over 250 self-help books for kids that
My name is***** and I am the author of over 250 self-help books for kids that have sold over 85 million copies. My IP consists of the 250 books with accompanying songs, videos, curriculum etc. There a… read more
DamienJD
DamienJD
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,797 satisfied customers
Is it legal to sell private equity shares of a private
Is it legal to sell private equity shares of a private corporation in a crowd-funding site campaign?… read more
Jeff McMahan
Jeff McMahan
Juris Doctor
1 satisfied customers
If in a seed funding round for our company and obtaining a
If in a seed funding round for our company and obtaining a convertible note, we need to know what we may need to file with the state when we are funded. We are a C-Corp but we are currently a sole own… read more
WiseOwl58
WiseOwl58
JD Honors Graduate
4,645 satisfied customers
We are looking at raising funds for our company but an
We are looking at raising funds for our company but an investor is asking for a non-dilution clause. The issue I have with that is that follow-up investors won't like a non-dilution clause. A converti… read more
Richard - Bizlaw
Richard - Bizlaw
Attorney
Juris Doctor
11,148 satisfied customers
Which documents do I need investors to sign to protect my
Which documents do I need investors to sign to protect my interests in my business?Tech startup - childcare app.… read more
KLAW
KLAW
Juris Doctorate
4,028 satisfied customers
I want to invest a start up project, it's only few
I want to invest a start up project, it's only few thousands to start but very risky because the project team only figured out the possible ways to achieve their idea, but not proved in anyway yet. I … read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
8,437 satisfied customers
I converted my c-corp to s-corp this year and now have a
I converted my c-corp to s-corp this year and now have a change of mind as I looking for a foreign investor to fund my company. Can I ask IRS to rollback my election for this year? I filed paperwork b… read more
Attorney2020
Attorney2020
Lawyer
2,480 satisfied customers
I have an LLC in Maryland and it was recommended to me that
I have an LLC in Maryland and it was recommended to me that instead of raising venture capital, I could look towards convertible debt instruments. But, I'm not sure how to approach this and if my curr… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
54,358 satisfied customers
Let's say someone wants to sell software. Lets say the
Let's say someone wants to sell software. Lets say the software is desktop accounting software. The software vendor wants to sell their software but wants the personal protection of a corporation. The… read more
Attorney2020
Attorney2020
Lawyer
2,480 satisfied customers
Exactly what happens when you work with an angel investor.
Exactly what happens when you work with an angel investor. Say, , an investor gives you $100K investment in your company. What contracts are put into place, does that money go into an account, what ar… read more
DamienJD
DamienJD
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,797 satisfied customers
I would like to have someone who works with startup company
I would like to have someone who works with startup company to read the below "Convertible Promissory Note", (1) help me to understand the intentions of the clauses; (2) any area that I should pay att… read more
Richard - Bizlaw
Richard - Bizlaw
Attorney
Juris Doctor
11,148 satisfied customers
Hello, I'm the founder of a C-Corporation incorporated
Hello, I'm the founder of a C-Corporation incorporated in Delaware and registered in California and in the city of San Francisco. I'm a first-time entrepreneur and I want to make sure I'm following al… read more
CalAttorney2
CalAttorney2
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
8,845 satisfied customers
Background:Developing what will become a financial service
Background: Developing what will become a financial service company and at that time will likely bring on big investors/partners etc. Before then I will be sinking money into the business (losing mone… read more
Attorney2020
Attorney2020
Lawyer
2,480 satisfied customers
Whats the difference between an LLC and a S and C Corp? I
What's the difference between an LLC and a S and C Corp? I just registered an LLC here in california and i also have an office in India which i will be registering a PVT there. I plan on moving to Nev… read more
rvlaw
rvlaw
Judge
Juris Doctor
3,203 satisfied customers
I want to start a corporation. I dont have a huge amo
I want to start a corporation. I don't have a huge amount of cash so I want to sell shares to investors and use that money to buy rental property and businesses. I have been doing some research, but I… read more
Richard - Bizlaw
Richard - Bizlaw
Attorney
Juris Doctor
11,148 satisfied customers
I have just created a new LLC. Firends and family are interested
I have just created a new LLC. Firends and family are interested in investing now and I would like to issue a convertible note (debt). Do I need to incorporate a separate entity (corporation) or is th… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
54,358 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

MShore Law

MShore Law

Attorney

1,233 satisfied customers

Drafted Negotiated and/or Reviewed Thousands of Commercial Agreements

RGMacEsq

RGMacEsq

Attorney

918 satisfied customers

Licensed Texas General Practice Attorney

Barrister

Barrister

Attorney

738 satisfied customers

19 years practicing attorney, JD, BA, MBA

Ely

Ely

Attorney

605 satisfied customers

Counselor at Law.

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Attorney

420 satisfied customers

12+ yrs. of legal experience.

J. Warren

J. Warren

Attorney

406 satisfied customers

Experience in general business transaction and formation matters.

J.Hazelbaker

J.Hazelbaker

Attorney

393 satisfied customers

Experienced and trained in the area of business law.

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x