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
My ex boss decided to buy a brokerage insurance company
second opinion] My ex boss decided to buy a brokerage insurance company since he already owned Allstate but he couldn't put it in his name because Allstate would fire him for Conflict of Interest. I w… read more
Thelawman2
Thelawman2
Doctoral Degree
5,435 satisfied customers
Can my Investor who handles my finances for the business
Can my Investor who handles my finances for the business hold my payroll hostage or take my business away? I'm the only member of the S Corp. I'm the full owner… read more
Lori
Lori
Juris Doctor
14,907 satisfied customers
My ex boss decided to buy a brokerage insurance company
My ex boss decided to buy a brokerage insurance company since he already owned Allstate but he couldn't put it in his name because Allstate would fire him for Conflict of Interest. I was his office ma… read more
Ben S.
Ben S.
Owner
Juris Doctor, cum laude (in top 5% of class)
8,698 satisfied customers
I resigned from an LLC partnership in Florida. I have an
I resigned from an LLC partnership in Florida. I have an interest in the company. We are doing business with 2 dba's. How does the dba's and the LLC work with my interest in the company. The majority … read more
Kirk Ross
Kirk Ross
Director of Planned Giving
JD
552 satisfied customers
I want to know what my legal right is with this below
I want to know what my legal right is with this below vendor? I have retail stores. Due to crisis, I've been having to cancel orders from vendors that were suppose to ship end of April. I understand n… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
48,945 satisfied customers
In New Jersey, My bf's father is 91 years old, and is about
In New Jersey, My bf's father is 91 years old, and is about to under go hip surgery. He was put under the impression by someone, that he could loose his house due to hospital bills. Is this true? What… read more
Olivia Kent
Olivia Kent
Managing Partner
Doctoral Degree
22,964 satisfied customers
I have a dreadful situation re: my Texas LLC. Do you folks
Hi ! I have a dreadful situation re: my Texas LLC. Do you folks advise about business law in Texas? … read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
56,478 satisfied customers
Story short - We took over another business in March 2018.
Long story short - We took over another business in March 2018. We acquired all assets of the other business for a small equity share in our company. We were working towards a new lease assignment wit… read more
Richard - Bizlaw
Richard - Bizlaw
Juris Doctor
4,516 satisfied customers
Richard,Hope you are well. You've been so informative,
Hi Richard,Hope you are well. You've been so informative, and easy to work with in the past. So I'm sending you another one.One of our consulting clients is an LLC, approx 3 equal partners. It's a you… read more
Richard
Richard
Owner
Doctoral Degree
56,478 satisfied customers
I am in a complicated custody battle currently. My lawyer
Hello. I am in a complicated custody battle currently. My lawyer has not been a help to me at all and seem to side with my children's father. I am in a tough situation because we had our custody heari… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,362 satisfied customers
In July of 2013 I was in the process of selling a portion of
In July of 2013 I was in the process of selling a portion of my US oil field trucking business based out in Western North Dakota through a Canadian broker that was negotiating this buyout with 2 serio… read more
Maverick
Maverick
Doctoral Degree
8,060 satisfied customers
, i helped a "friend" get his pizzeria business up and running.
Hi, i helped a "friend" get his pizzeria business up and running. he said he would pay me in shares of his company. I did work for over 11 months and he has not given me any stock certificates or paid… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
30,253 satisfied customers
I am a 49% owner in a national health club franchise. There
I am a 49% owner in a national health club franchise. There is only 1 other partner with his 51%. He recently lost his other health club through poor management and an obvious addiction to pain killer… read more
BizIPEsq.
BizIPEsq.
Employment Technology & Business Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
375 satisfied customers
Are verbal agreements in California enforceable? I began
Are verbal agreements in California enforceable? I began looking at buying a company. Two months into my investigation I reached out to a friend seeking only advice only. After our meeting, he said he… read more
Thomas McJD
Thomas McJD
Doctoral Degree
6,425 satisfied customers
Can a shareholder owning 15% of the stock of a privately held
Can a shareholder owning 15% of the stock of a privately held corporation attend a Board meeting as a guest? he is not a Board member, but has concerns about certain activities of the Board and has be… read more
Kathie Russell
Kathie Russell
attorney
Doctoral Degree
561 satisfied customers
I live in the state of VA and formed an LLC 2 years ago.The
I live in the state of VA and formed an LLC 2 years ago.The minority partner decided that although I put in $30,000. and he put in $0 and was earning $1500/week that he should take all of the money ho… read more
TJ, Esq.
TJ, Esq.
Juris Doctor (JD)
14,607 satisfied customers
co-own a company to where my percentage of ownership is 49%
co-own a company to where my percentage of ownership is 49% and the other owner has a majority 51%. He has put in around $15,000 of equity into the business, whereas i have put in around $5-7000. Upon… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
48,945 satisfied customers
In June 2005 I and 2 others formed an S Corp. I was ...
In June 2005 I and 2 others formed an S Corp. I was Pres, they were both VPs. I opened a business checking account at Washington Mutual, and I was the only person able to do any transactions. A few mo… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
37,075 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

1,065 satisfied customers

Licensed Texas General Practice Attorney

Barrister

Barrister

Attorney

807 satisfied customers

21 years practicing attorney, JD, BA, MBA

Ely

Ely

Attorney

607 satisfied customers

Counselor at Law.

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Attorney

482 satisfied customers

12+ yrs. of legal experience.

J. Warren

J. Warren

Attorney

407 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