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AEGIS Two Minute Legal Clinic Blog

Two Minute Legal Clinic: Your Investment Summary: Describing Your Management Team

Scott D. Levine | slevine@aegisps.com | Bio Business plans are antiquated. For early or C-stage companies, putting together a full business plan with all the details of everyone's best guesses of what the [...]

Two Minute Legal Clinic: Your Investment Summary: Describing Your Business

Scott D. Levine | slevine@aegisps.com | Bio When it comes to writing a business plan or putting together a document that would demonstrate to investors that you have thought through the critical parts [...]

Two-Minute Legal Clinic: It Doesn’t Have to Go to Court – 3 Ways to Divorce

As a family law attorney, I find that most people are surprised to learn that there is more than one way to get divorced. When a couple decides to dissolve their marriage, they need to [...]

By |April 5th, 2017|Categories: AEGIS News, Two Minute Legal Clinic|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Two-Minute Legal Clinic: Merger & Acquisition Due Diligence

The due diligence process is a critical part of every merger and acquisition transaction.  Ordinarily, at this stage of the transaction, the parties have established the general parameters for a transaction.  However, it is not [...]

By |March 21st, 2017|Categories: AEGIS News, Two Minute Legal Clinic|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Two-Minute Legal Clinic: New Tax Deadlines Looming

Norman Newmark nnewmark@aegisps.com Watch out for these new tax deadlines! For calendar year S corporations and partnerships, the deadline to file IRS Form 1120-S and 1065 returns has been accelerated from April 15 [...]

Two-Minute Legal Clinic: Using Milestones for Vesting Employee Equity Compensation

Scott D. Levine | slevine@aegisps.com | Bio It is my experience that the best way to align employees, align advisors, and people that are out there helping you grow your early-stage business is [...]

By |February 9th, 2017|Categories: AEGIS News, Two Minute Legal Clinic|Tags: |0 Comments

Two Minute Legal Clinic: Are Non-Compete Agreements Enforceable from a LEGAL Standpoint?

Scott D. Levine | slevine@aegisps.com | Bio Are "non-compete" agreements enforceable?  That answer is "most likely".  Like most of agreements that attempt to restrain trade, courts are going to take a very narrow look at them [...]

By |February 9th, 2017|Categories: AEGIS News, Two Minute Legal Clinic|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Two Minute Legal Clinic: What is Convertible Debt and When is it Appropriate?

Scott Levine | slevine@aegisps.com | Bio Many early stage companies take on "convertible debt" as a means of getting their first substantial dollars into their company for operations.  For a long time, when an [...]

By |January 16th, 2017|Categories: AEGIS News, Two Minute Legal Clinic|Tags: |0 Comments

Two Minute Legal Clinic: Are Non-Compete Agreements Enforceable from a BUSINESS Standpoint?

Scott D. Levine | slevine@aegisps.com | Bio  It’s very common for us to get asked the question: "Are non-compete agreements enforceable?"  Before we even get to whether they’re enforceable from a legal standpoint, [...]