I am founder and principal of the Matau Legal Group, which offers a broad range of commercial, licensing, and other legal services to both start-up and established companies in the high tech and biotech industries (see www.mataulegal.com). I also ...
Practice areas & skills: Corporate & Incorporation, Licensing, Commercial, Intellectual Property
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Practice areas & skills: Corporate & Incorporation, Intellectual Property, Real Estate, Commercial, Bankruptcy & Debt
Review: “Robert D. Cochran normally handles large incorporation cases for Silicon Valley businesses. I am just an individual buying into a very small environmental consulting firm, but he charged me a reasonable price and provided...
Practice areas & skills: Corporate & Incorporation, Securities & Investment Fraud, Intellectual Property, Licensing, Employee Benefits
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A corporation is a formal way to organize your business to gain rights and privileges, and to limit your personal liability. There may be tax and financial advantages to incorporation, but it can also increase your business licensing fees and decrease the amount of personal control you have in running your business. There are many legal consequences to incorporation, so it's a good idea to consult an attorney specializing in corporate law. A corporate attorney also represents shareholders unhappy with the actions of a corporation.