Committed to helping new enterprises succeed
Starting a new business can be an extremely exciting process. Many entrepreneurs and business owners are understandably excited to start promoting and selling their product or service as soon as possible, often filling in operational details as they go. While determining how you will accept credit card payments is an issue that can be figured out when the time comes, the same is not true for the legal issues surrounding starting a new business. In some cases, noncompliance with the relevant regulations and laws in your jurisdiction may result in significant financial and legal sanctions. As a result, it is highly advisable for anyone who has or is considering starting a new business to consult with an experienced attorney as soon as possible.
Providing a variety of legal services to new businesses
There are a number of legal issues that may arise when starting a new business. It is important for business owners to take steps to ensure that they limit their personal liability, choose an appropriate business entity, obtain the necessary permits and licenses, and comply with any local, state, or federal regulations that may apply to their business. Houston business attorney Andrew Weisblatt can assist with these and other issues that may arise, including the following:
- Entity formation
- Document review
- Contract drafting
- Business licensing
- Operating agreements
- Articles of incorporation
- Commercial leases
- Trademark searches
- Employment agreements
- Issuing securities
- Nondisclosure agreements
- Securities compliance
- Employment and labor law compliance
- Non-compete agreements
- Founder and shareholder agreements
Of course, every business is different, and your specific needs will depend largely on the nature and scope of your operation.
Contact a Houston new business attorney today to schedule a free consultation
Anyone who is considering or has already started a new business should seek legal counsel as soon as possible. Quality legal advice and planning are critical to the success of any business, and in many cases, help new businesses avoid serious legal problems that could have the potential to force them to cease operations. For more than 20 years, Houston attorney Andrew Weisblatt has been helping businesses succeed by providing them with quality legal counsel and representation. To schedule a free phone consultation with Mr. Weisblatt, call the Weisblatt Law Firm, LLC today at 713-666-1981. If you would prefer to send us an email, please fill out our online contact form available here.