STUART BUSINESS LAW ATTORNEY
Starting a business is a big step to take. Often, those who take this step pour their entire lives into the enterprise. The laws surrounding the formation and continuation of a business in Florida can be complex. There are a number of routes that you can take to get your business up and running. Down the road, you may decide you want to expand your business or sell it. There is also the chance that at some point during your business venture you will have a disagreement with another organization or individual and have to deal with different disputes. No matter what stage you are currently in for your business, it would be beneficial for you to seek legal counsel.
The laws dealing with businesses are regulated and carried out by state authorities. Most registration and licensing matters are dealt with by the Florida Department of State. Title XXXVI of the Florida Statutes describes and details the state’s laws concerning business organizations. These statutes are updated every year and are published in July or August. The updates are intended to keep the statutes current, nevertheless, they are relatively consistent from year to year.
Business Formation/Entity Selection & Structuring
Looking to start a business? Crary Buchanan can provide all the information you need when selecting the type of entity you wish to begin and how to structure your organization. There are four basic entity types; each carries its own benefits and drawbacks. Every entity is subject to different formation and operation requirements. We can help you decide out to structure your new company.
A buy-sell agreement, or a business continuity agreement, is a document that governs the process of “getting out” of a business. Essentially, it determines how business ownership is transferred. Though this step is often forgotten during the formation process, it is important to write up such an agreement in order to avoid a number of problems down the road. Normally, these agreements should be written up with the aid of an attorney who can act as a mediator and legal expert.
Aid For All Your Business Needs
Business dealings can quickly become highly complex. The state of your business is most likely directly connected with the state of your future. That is why it is so important to start out on the right foot and handle any legal requirements immediately and appropriately. Our firm can advise you in all your business needs. Crary Buchanan has been established in Florida since 1927. That means we are familiar with every detail of the state’s laws and statutes concerning business organization. If you are ready to begin the formation process or desire to write up a buy-sell agreement, we are ready to help. Our legal team has spent years developing a reputation of dependability and professionalism. We want you to feel confident that you made the right decision when you decide to join our team.