Deciding how you're going to operate your business is the first step when starting a business. You must decide whether it will be a sole proprietorship, a partnership, a limited liability company or even a corporation. We will guide you through the options and assist you with the issues and liabilities to consider.
You should not overlook the value of intellectual property when operating your business. This includes patents, trademarks, copyrights and other trade secrets. We will help you with the necessary applications and provide referrals to assure the protection of what's in your best interest.
Passing down a company can be more complicated than leaving someone heirlooms. Let us help you ensure the right person takes over.
We'll take the guesswork out of everything for you!
There are specific tax issues and guidelines for your business. We assist you in general income tax matters and advise on the best solutions to minimize the impact of taxes when forming, buying, liquidating or selling your business.
Succession planning is important so you can be sure the next chapter of your business goes the way you want it to. Succession planning not only involves legal and business matters, but it also involves emotions. We provide you with legal advice that is sensitive to owners, family and important employees.
When the time comes to want to sell your business, we'll be there to counsel you on how to best protect your interests. We produce the legal agreements that are necessary when changing hands of your business.
When forming or operating a business in Oregon, there are many requirements that must be followed. We will provide you with the legal counseling you need to protect yourself and your business. If you have other legal business matters that are beyond our expertise we will even help you find legal assistance that specializes in your area of need.
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