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Buying an Existing Business

Buy an Existing Business & Make a Seamless Transition For someone interested in buying an existing business, it can be a long road to closing.   Aside from learning how the…

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Selling an Existing Business

It’s Not Just About the Money Selling a business that has been built up over the years can be one of the biggest transactions a business owner will ever do. …

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Buying or Selling an Existing Restaurant

Buy or Sell an Existing Restaurant & Make a Seamless Transition Owners of restaurants are consistently faced with challenges and obstacles in running their business.  When deciding to buy or…

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Buying or Selling an Existing Franchise

Where Do I Start if I Want to Sell My Franchise or Buy an Existing Franchise? If you have made the decision that now is the time to exit a…

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Private Equity Acquisitions of Franchise Systems

Private Equity Loves Franchising Franchise systems are natural acquisition targets for private equity.  Steady, contract-based long term cash flow plus limited physical assets and a limited number of skilled employees…

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Letters of Intent

Formalizing Your Deal Through a Letter of Intent A letter of intent (LOI) is a formalized (and typically non-binding) offer used by a potential buyer of a business or a…

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Legal Audits of Existing Businesses

The Risk of Optimism Most small business owners are optimists or they would never have the courage and fortitude to build a business in the first place.  Once they embark…

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Asset Purchase Agreements

An asset purchase agreement is the most important document in a sales transaction for a business, whether you are the buyer or the seller.    The agreement is a legal contract…

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Forming a New Entity for your Business

The first step in most entrepreneurial endeavors is forming a new entity to protect the personal interests of the owners. There are a number of factors to consider when deciding…

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Transferring a Business to an Insider

If you are thinking of selling your business to your key manager or perhaps a family member without sufficient resources to consummate an all cash transaction, you should keep the…

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Raising Capital to Expand Through a Private Placement

Even a Deal with Friends and Family Needs Proper Documentation If you are an entrepreneur looking to raise capital by selling shares of your company to an individual that won’t…

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