Complex Business & Construction LitigationEvery aspect of complex construction and business-related matters, including pre-litigation, litigation, mediation, arbitration, trial, and post-trial appellate matters.
Risk ManagementDraft, review and negotiation of professional service agreements, consultant/subconsultant agreements, seminars, professional practices policies and procedures, and collaboration with insurance brokers on risk management strategies.
Business MattersBusiness formations, including corporations ("S" corporations), general and limited partnerships, limited liability companies ("LLCs"), limited liability partnerships ("LLPs"), joint ventures, and ongoing general corporate compliance, including government filings, corporate resolutions, meeting minutes, stock issuance and overall corporate governance issues, purchases and sales of businesses, mergers and consolidations, corporate acquisitions, buy-sell agreements, shareholder agreements, and general ownership transition planning, intellectual property protection, trademark and copyright registration, trade name and trade secret protection, technology licensing, nondisclosure and confidentiality agreements, and other intellectual property right protections.
Drafting Contracts, including Bills of Sale, Liability, Boarding, Leases and Employment, Contract Disputes, Sales and Lease Disputes, Mortality Issue Disputes, Horse Insurance and Disputes, Representation in Disciplinary Matters Involving the USEF, Trainer/Breeder Liability, Breeding Issues and Disputes, and Equine Litigation. (Click here for printable insert)
Insurance CoverageAll aspects of insurance coverage issues, including, but not limited to, determination of whether coverage has been triggered under a policy, determination of time on risk, and implementation of procedures for good faith insurance practices.
EmploymentEmployment law, including employment contracts, independent contractor agreements, employment manuals, procedures and policies, quality control manuals and practices, overall regulatory compliance issues including EPLI claims and representation before governmental administrative agencies.
Commercial LawCommercial contracts, distribution agreements, software development agreements, licensing agreements, sales and vendor agreements, purchase orders, and terms and conditions, security agreements, and financing statements.
Real EstateCommercial leasing, purchase and sale of property, easements, construction, and property development agreements.
Premises LiabilityDefense of hotels, casinos, restaurants, bars, grocery stores, and individual property owners against claims ranging from simple slip-and-falls to third party criminal assaults and dangerous conditions.