Corporate & Business
We provide a full range of corporate and business legal services that are tailored to meet your specific needs. We commit to patiently and thoroughly help you decide between different available entity structures, obtain necessary accounts and id numbers, draft important agreements and documents, and brainstorm a solid operational infrastructure for your business. Additionally, we can help you with intellectual property, employment matters, raising funds and getting investors, and agreements and contracts.
How We Can Help
Choosing & Forming an Entity
Choosing An Appropriate Business Name
Ensuring your Business Name is Unique
Protecting your Business Name
Understanding the Differences between Different Entity Types
Deciding Which Entity to Choose
Forming your Entity
Filing/Obtaining Essential Documents and Accounts and Keeping Your Business in Compliance
Obtaining your Federal and Employer ID Numbers
Filing Entity Documents
Opening Company Accounts
Applying for Trademarks and Copyrights
Creating Critical Business Documents
Understanding the Documents your Business Needs
Determine your Specific Business Documents
Drafting your Business Documents (Confidentiality Agreements, Non-Disclosure Agreements, Bylaws, Operating Agreements, Founder Agreements, Shareholder Agreements, Contracts, Handbooks, Proposal Terms and Conditions, etc.)
Although it isn’t the first choice to resolving a dispute, litigation can at times be a necessary step. We will help guide you and your business through the intricacies of litigation and will pursue practical and aggressive solutions to best protect your entity. Regardless of how complex a case or dispute may be, we are ready to defend your business to the greatest extent possible.
Understanding Employment Matters
We can assist you in navigating the entire classification, hiring and firing, compensation, and documentation process involved when there are other individuals that work within the entity. We help you understand the following:
Raising Funds and Getting Investors
Because we know that money plays a significant role in starting and sustaining a business, we can assist you in understanding and choosing the best strategy in obtaining funds. Here is how we can help:
Creating Agreements and Contracts
Understanding what agreements are necessary and creating customized documents is necessary because it will save a lot of time and money in protecting the business against liability and creating an enforceable document that provides clarity for all parties involved. Many types of agreements and contracts are necessary depending on your operations and business situation, including:
Franchising Your Business or Purchasing a Franchise
Whether you want to create or purchase a franchise, Kallas Legal is here to assist you with the process involved.
We represent franchisees in negotiations with franchisors, lease negotiations and reviews, employment matters, dealing with contractors, and so forth. We also defend franchisees in court from franchisor claims, up through appeal, and have successfully resolved claims by lenders and landlords.
Special Issues When Your Business is Primarily Entertainment or Social Media Based
In today’s business world, many businesses are heavily involved and totally based in online marketing and a form of entertainment. The principles of Entertainment and Social Media Law have been applied to any business that is public-facing. We believe in the power of being a creative expressionist and are here to help you navigate the best path for you. We do this through:
Special Issues When Your Business is Regulated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
The FDA protects and promotes the health of the American public. Therefore, a thorough understanding of the FDA’s requirements is very important for a small business that manufactures or plans to manufacture, sell, warehouse, transport, or import any of the thousands of FDA regulated products. To reach the U.S. interstate market, these products must comply with the applicable laws and the science-based public health rules developed and enforced by FDA. Whether you are new in the business or have been operating for a while, Kallas Legal will assist you in the following areas to ensure you are FDA compliant: