LLC Operating Agreements Line by Line

A Detailed Look at LLC Operating Agreements and how to Draft Them to Meet Your Clients' Needs

Author: Frank A. Ciatto,Joseph B. Walker (Jr.)

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780314288097

Category: Law

Page: 145

View: 4358

Written by practicing attorneys with nationwide experience in drafting and negotiating operating agreements, LLC Operating Agreements Line by Line is a comprehensive explanation of the material provisions and issues that arise among members of a limited liability company when preparing or amending an operating agreement.
Release

M&A and Private Equity Confidentiality Agreements Line by Line

A Detailed Look at Confidentiality Agreements in M&A and Private Equity and How to Change Them to Meet Your Needs

Author: Igor Kirman

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780314986740

Category: Law

Page: 109

View: 530

Written by an experienced M&A practitioner, M&A and Private Equity Confidentiality Agreements Line by Line brings to market the definitive and most comprehensive coverage to date of the confidentiality agreement process in the M&A and private equity settings, making it a critical resource for practitioners in the legal, business, and financial professions. Offering in-depth explanations of each clause as well as practical advice on negotiations, this book covers every key topic in a confidentiality agreement, including limitations on sharing of information, standstill provisions, and non-solicit clauses among many others. This book also provides readers with sample language for each clause and a discussion of each sides likely reaction and counter-reaction, drawn from real-world negotiations.
Release

Family LLC Operating Agreements Line by Line

A Detailed Look at Family LLC Operating Agreements and how to Change Them to Meet Your Clients' Needs

Author: Brad A. Galbraith

Publisher: Aspatore Books

ISBN: 9780314279743

Category: Law

Page: 213

View: 7416

Written by an attorney whose practice focuses on the estate and tax planning needs of high net worth families, Family LLC Operating Agreements Line by Line is a comprehensive examination of the provisions that make family limited liability companies such a powerful tax planning and asset protection tool. Included are in-depth explanations of the reasoning behind the various provisions in the operating agreementthose that are crucial to the manager, as well as those that simply make company operations more predictable and efficient for all members. The book covers such key topics as formation and management of the company, membership interests, capital contributions and accounts, allocations and distributions, dissolution and termination, and dispute resolution. Family LLC Operating Agreements Line by Line is a valuable resource for anyone who works with business owners and high net worth families, as well as those individuals who are interested in capitalizing on family limited liability company planning opportunities.
Release

Drafting Limited Liability Company Operating Agreements, Fourth Edition

Author: John M. Cunningham,Vernon R. Proctor,Amanda Nelson

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

ISBN: 145488049X

Category: Law

Page: 1922

View: 7513

This essential resource enables you to negotiate, draft, and fine-tune LLC operating agreements for all basic types of LLCsand—in every U.S. jurisdiction! It delivers exclusive guidance on all 10 stages of the LLC formation process, and comes with a CD-ROM packed full of valuable material, including complete agreements, forms, and clauses all ready for immediate use. Newly expanded to two volumes, theand Fourthand Edition of Drafting Limited Liability Company Operating Agreements is the only limited liability company formbook and practice manual that addresses the entire process of planning, negotiating and drafting LLC operating agreements, and handling LLC formations. Providing hands-on guidance directly from John M. Cunningham, one of the acknowledged leaders in the field, Drafting Limited Liability Company Operating Agreements, Fourthand Edition, ensures that youand’re prepared to handle all legal and tax aspects of the LLC formation process for member-managed, manager-managed, single-member, and multi-member LLCs, including: Fiduciary issues and other critical business organization law issues facing the managers of multi-member LLCs Multi-member LLC partnership tax issues The unique legal and tax issues confronting owners of single-member LLCs Hidden issues in drafting articles of organization The complex issues of legal ethics when representing two or more clients in forming multi-member LLCs Only Drafting Limited Liability Company Operating Agreements, Fourthand Edition fully covers: The 10 main stages of the LLC formation process, providing detailed, practice-oriented comments on each and“Red flagsand” spotlighting common pitfalls and risks in LLC formation Key federal tax materials, including the and“Check-the-Box Regulationsand” and the IRSand’s guidelines on the application of the Self-Employment Tax to LLC members The current text of the Delaware Limited Liability Company Act And Drafting Limited Liability Company Operating Agreements, Fourthand Edition includes: All of the general-purpose model operating agreements you are likely to need to form both single-member and multi-member LLCs, designed for use in all 50 states and accompanied by line-by-line instructions Guidance through the entire, complex maze of legal, tax, and drafting issues An all-new section on protecting clientsand’ assets through LLCs Valuable exhibits, including a master table and various subsidiary tables of the Delaware Limited Liability Company Act provisions relevant to LLC formations Plus! Every clause, form, and complete agreement is on CD-ROMand—to speed the formation process and help save you time. To assist in your LLC formation practice, youand’ll also find a comprehensive survey of the rapidly expanding body of federal and state LLC case lawand—complete with clear summaries of the cases and indexes by both state and subject matter. Newly updated and expanded, Drafting Limited Liability Company Operating Agreements, Fourthand Edition, delivers all the forms, agreements and expert guidance every LLC practitioner should have on hand. and
Release

Limited Liability Companies For Dummies

Author: Jennifer Reuting

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118856597

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 360

View: 6409

Become a savvy entrepreneur with your own LLC Limited Liability Companies For Dummies, 3rd Edition offers a clear, concise guide that explains the pros and cons of LLCs, and shares insider tips on everything from choosing your members and your company name to creating and filing your Articles of Organization and managing day-to-day operations. You'll find the most current, real-world advice on customizing an LLC for your specific business needs, creating a great operating agreement,, keeping accurate records, and new information on federal regulations and fees that are applicable to LLCs, as well as a link to online tools, forms, and documents Most of the previous drawbacks to forming an LLC have all but disappeared with the IRS having loosened restrictions and individual states following suit. Because LLCs are now more flexible, they remain an attractive option for those launching a new business or reorganizing an existing business. This book shows how to form and tap into the power of an LLC: Keep up on the latest information on federal taxes, regulations, and fees Discover the advances in technology, including online tools that streamline the processes Get up-to-the minute documents and forms on new filing requirements Learn how to set-up a real estate LLC or an LLC among family members This hands-on guide addresses everything you need to know about LLCs, and will help you organize, launch, and run your business as a limited liability company just like the experts do!
Release

Stock Purchase Agreements Line by Line

A Detailed Look at Stock Purchase Agreements and How to Change Them to Meet Your Clients' Needs

Author: Jaron R. Brown,Tyler E. Giles

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780314292216

Category: Law

Page: 156

View: 3925

Whether you are a law student taking a clinical course on business transactions, a first year attorney or banker on a mergers and acquisitions team, a sophisticated practitioner faced with your first stock deal, or an entrepreneur selling your company, Stock Purchase Agreements Line by Line is a great starting place for learning the basics of a stock purchase and sale transaction. In this book the authors translate the complicated representations, warranties, indemnification obligations, and covenants that typify purchase agreements into user friendly terms that are easily understood. While this book assumes the reader has no experience drafting or negotiating stock purchase agreements, it contains tips and techniques that even more experienced deal practitioners should find novel and useful. Additionally, the book is peppered with guest contributions from seasoned attorneys offering practical pointers on various key deal terms. If you are looking for a quick way to jump into M&A, this is the book for you.
Release

Incorporate Your Business

A Step-by-Step Guide to Forming a Corporation in Any State

Author: Anthony Mancuso

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413321585

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 320

View: 7362

Clear explanations on how to form a corporation in any state in the United States.
Release

Hedge Fund Agreements Line by Line

A User's Guide to LLC Operating Contracts

Author: Gregory J. Nowak

Publisher: Thomson West

ISBN: 9780314909534

Category: Hedge funds

Page: 198

View: 1367

In the original Hedge Fund Agreements Line by Line, author Gregory J. Nowak took a standard operating agreement, broke it down step by step, and explained all parts of the venturefrom forming a company to liquidating assets and dissolving the partnership. This second edition is all new, re-written to deal with issues facing hedge funds in the current market environment, and takes into account the lessons learned from the market meltdown of 2008 to early 2009. It has an expanded valuation section that addresses FAS 157 and 157-4 issues, and a robust Designated Asset system that deals with side pockets and special assets in Master Feeder and single-strategy structures. The author has included a running commentary on the Model Operating Agreement of the ABC Fund, LLC, with a practitioners insights on why certain provisions are drafted the way they are. An indispensable tool for any hedge fund manager, this book offers a swift yet informative read on all legal aspects of forming and operating this investment vehicle.
Release

The Tax and Legal Playbook

Game-Changing Solutions to Your Small-Business Questions

Author: Mark J. Kohler

Publisher: Entrepreneur Press

ISBN: 161308305X

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 224

View: 1463

The Tax and Legal Playbook: Strategies that Save You Time and Money CPA and Attorney Mark J. Kohler answers the leading tax and legal questions facing small business owners, across all stages of business, and delivers a comprehensive playbook of clear-cut truths, thought-provoking advice, and underutilized solutions to save you time, money, and heartache. You can read this book straight through or as a reference guide—reading the chapters as needed to answer the questions as they arise. You’ll come away wiser and better equipped to make the best decisions for your business, your family, and yourself. Covers: • The ins and outs behind fundamental business decisions • Underutilized tax and legal strategies that can save you thousands • Picking the right legal entity for your business • Common legal scams and deceptions to avoid • Protecting your assets and planning for retirement • Issues are illustrated with entertaining, real-world examples
Release

Practical Guide to Partnerships and Llcs (8th Edition)

Author: Robert Ricketts,P. Larry Tunnell

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780808046479

Category: Business & Economics

Page: N.A

View: 3214

Practical Guide to Partnerships and LLCs (7th Edition), by Robert Ricketts and Larry Tunnell, discusses the complex issues involving partnership taxation with utmost clarity. It uses hundreds of illustrative examples, practice observations, helpful charts and insightful explanations to make even the most difficult concepts understandable. The book reflects the authors' penchant for communicating the pertinent facts in very direct language and creating a context for understanding the multifaceted issues and applying them to practice.
Release

Drafting Contracts

How and Why Lawyers Do What They Do

Author: Tina L. Stark

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

ISBN: 1454829052

Category: Law

Page: 576

View: 5822

An eagerly anticipated second edition of this established and highly regarded text teaches the key practice skill of contract drafting, with emphasis on how to incorporate the business deal into the contract and add value to the client's deal. Features: More exercises throughout the book, incorporating More precedents for use in exercises Exercises designed to teach students how to read and analyze a contract progressively more difficult and sophisticated New, multi-draft exercises involving a variety of business contracts New and refreshed examples, including Examples of well-drafted boilerplate provisions More detailed examples of proper way to use shall Multiple well-drafted contracts with annotations Revised Aircraft Purchase Agreement exercise to focus on key issues, along with precedents on how to draft the action sections and the endgame sections. Expanded explanations of endgame provisions, along with examples and new exercises
Release

Planet Google

One Company's Audacious Plan to Organize Everything We Know

Author: Randall Stross

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1416546960

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 288

View: 9859

Draws on interviews with Google's CEO and the heads of its newest businesses to trace the story of the company's ambitions and influence, covering such topics as its acquisition of YouTube and its role in reshaping business and culture.
Release

Start a Business in Florida

Author: Mark Warda Warda

Publisher: SphinxLegal

ISBN: 1572485388

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 304

View: 8595

Simplify the Start-Up Process Starting a new business can be one of the most exciting things you will ever do-as well as one of the most overwhelming. To ensure the future success of your enterprise, take the time to properly establish yourself right from the start. Let Start a Business in Florida help you start your dream business headache and hassle-free. Learn how to: - Develop a Complete Business Plan - Register with State Authorities - Establish a Proper Tax Payment System - Market Your Business for Success Essential documents you need to: - Create a Brand-New Business - Avoid Problems with the IRS - Hire Employees - Comply with State and Federal Regulations - And much more . . .
Release

Inside the Minds

Leading Lawyers : the Art & Science of Being a Successful Lawyer

Author: Aspatore Books

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781587621505

Category: Law

Page: 222

View: 2745

Publisher Fact Sheet Leading Lawyers is the most authoritative book ever written on the legal profession, written by an unprecedented collection of Managing Partners from the leading law firms of the world. These Leading Lawyers reveal the secrets to client relationships, becoming managing partner, balancing professional and personal lives, increasing your worth to a firm, management, working in teams, landing new clients, building a firm, time management, compensation and more. An unprecedented look inside the minds of the world's best lawyers makes for critical reading for every lawyer, law school student and anyone interested in the legal profession.
Release

Working with Independent Contractors

Author: Stephen Fishman

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413323839

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 392

View: 9487

Working With Independent Contractors is a must-own for anyone who currently employs or is considering working with an independent contractor. People who want to or already do work with independent contractors will buy this book because it guides them through each component of the independent contractor arrangement and shows them in detail how to avoid legal troubles related to it.
Release

The Complete Guide to Selling a Business

Author: Fred S. Steingold

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413324541

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 488

View: 6236

Out there somewhere is a buyer looking to buy a business like yours. So if you're ready to sell, make sure you protect your interests and maximize your profit with this all-in-one guide.
Release

Legal Forms for Starting & Running a Small Business

Author: Fred S. Steingold

Publisher: Nolo

ISBN: 1413324878

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 488

View: 2153

Most small business owners, can't afford to hire a lawyer to draft the legal documents they need in the course of day-to-day business. Now there's an affordable solution. Legal Forms for Starting & Running a Small Business provides over 60 legal forms and documents and all the step-by-step instructions needed to use them. This collection of essential legal and business documents helps you: create contracts to buy, sell, rent, or store goods hire employees and consultants protect your trade secrets create noncompete agreements prepare an LLC operating agreement borrow and lend money buy a business lease commercial space prepare corporate bylaws record minutes of meetings buy real estate, and and much more. This edition is updated with the latest legal documents, contracts, and other forms you need to run your business smoothly, along with up-to-date best practices for business owners and managers. Legal Forms for Starting & Running a Small Business includes all the information and instructions you need to complete and use your forms effectively.
Release

Ultimate LLC Compliance Guide

Covers All 50 States

Author: Michael Spadaccini

Publisher: Entrepreneur Press

ISBN: 1613080212

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 304

View: 6666

Business owners received critical instruction on the vital operations, legal formalities and periodic filing requirements necessary to keep their LLCs in compliance and prevent legal and tax liabilities. Essential operations such as day-to-day management, record keeping, calling and conducting meetings, recording LLC actions through the drafting of minutes, accepting investment and issuing LLC stock, periodic reporting requirements and more are all covered in detail. Includes complete definitions and explanations of all concepts surrounding LLCs and the roles and responsibilities of owners and manager. More than just a book of forms, it distills complex concepts in a clear, concise writing style to help demystify the process. • Contains a complete reference section with legal requirements, filing fees, taxation requirements and maintenance requirements for all 50 states • A complete reference section compares and contrasts the legal requirements, filing fees, taxation requirements and periodic maintenance requirements for all the 50 states in a comprehensive state-by-state guide • Includes special sections for nonprofits and tax-exempt organizations • Dozens of LLC sample forms that cover the widest possible range of LLC compliance are available via download. • Entire chapter devoted to minimizing personal liability risk • Covers LLC legal formalities, internal governance, record-keeping, vital LLC mechanics and more
Release

Ours to Hack and to Own

The Rise of Platform Cooperativism, a New Vision for the Future of Work and a Fairer Internet

Author: Trebor Scholz,Nathan Schneider

Publisher: Or Books

ISBN: 9781944869335

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 252

View: 3156

With the rollback of net neutrality, platform cooperativism becomes even more pressing: In one volume, some of the most cogent thinkers and doers on the subject of the cooptation of the Internet, and how we can resist and reverse the process.
Release