The ourCompanyCounsel program provides cost-effective, general counsel services to emerging-growth companies and helps mitigate the risks associated with success. When you bring in one of our experienced attorneys, you receive unlimited access to the business services and expertise of Kennard Richard, P.C. and its affiliates, including:

GENERAL CORPORATE

  • General Counsel – managing, the day-to-day legal affairs and directing the work of outside lawyers.
  • Corporate governance and advising Board of Directors
  • Corporate Compliance Programs/Codes of Ethics
  • Company formation
  • Contracts

EMPLOYMENT

  • Hiring and terminations/ reductions in force
  • Harassment/discrimination claims and internal investigations
  • Employee policy manuals
  • Employee compensation and benefits
  • Employee training programs
  • Employment agreements and consulting agreements

LICENSING, DISTRIBUTION AND OTHER BUSINESS TRANSACTIONS

  • Technology development and joint development agreements
  • Joint ventures and strategic alliances
  • Franchising and Distribution agreements
  • License agreements, including support and professional services
  • User agreements and privacy policies
  • Trademarks, advertising and branding
  • Counseling to protect trade secrets, copyright, trademarks, patents and inventions

REAL ESTATE

  • Office, retail and industrial leases
  • Real property acquisitions
  • Construction and permanent financing
  • Landlord/tenant relationships

COMMERCIAL AGREEMENTS

  • Development and Review of Contract Templates; Contract Negotiations
  • Purchase and Sale Agreements
  • Professional Service Agreements
  • Non-Disclosure, Confidentiality and Non-Compete Agreements
  • Independent Contractor Agreements