Business Law

Business law encompasses all of the laws that dictate how to form and run a business. This includes all of the laws that govern how to start, buy, manage and close or sell any type of business. Business laws establish the rules that all businesses should follow. Business law includes state and federal laws, as well as administrative regulations.

Business Entity Formation

Do you need a Business Entity to Operate your Business?

You do not always need a business entity to run your business if you want to do business in your personal capacity, however there are several reasons why you may want to consider setting up as an entity. A business entity can help protect your personal assets from the liabilities of the business. Additionally a business entity can protect against other potential liability’s such as injuries that may occurs as a result of operating your business.

You should consider consulting with a business attorney and an accountant to determine which business entity is right for your business

There are several types of Business Entities.

  • Limited Partnership
  • Limited Liability Companies
  • Limited Liability Partnership
  • Corporations

Small Business Law

Shani O. Brooks P.C. provides comprehensive legal and business representation for small businesses.  We work with small businesses in a range of industries and we understand the many challenges faced by small business owners when starting their own company.

  • Contracts
  • Commercial Leasing
  • Business Licenses
  • Employment Law
  • Independent Contractor Agreements
  • Formation
  • General Counsel Services
  • Business Transactions

Intellectual Property

Intellectual property law deals with the rules for securing and enforcing legal rights to inventions, designs, and artistic works. Whether you are looking to protect a logo, copyright, or trademark, Shani O. Brooks P.C. can help you secure exclusive rights. We can aid with the registration process for copyrights and trademarks as well as draft contracts, cease and desist letters, implement policies to prevent intellectual property infringement.

General Counsel Services

Many small businesses have legal questions and issues that go unanswered because they cannot justify the cost of hiring traditional in-house counsel to address their legal needs, however, when these issues go unanswered sometimes major problems arise that could have been avoided. At Shani O. Brooks P.C., we offer comprehensive outside general counsel services that include attorney access via phone and email, research of complex legal issues, the review and draft of contracts, and providing answers to legal questions.

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