Cases

Representative Matters

 

  • General Counsel for a multi-state medical spa, including advising on corporate governance issues, forming new entities, healthcare regulatory compliance, drafting agreements, advising on transactions, intellectual property, advertising and employment law issues.
  • Legal Advisor for a think tank and design-innovation incubator dedicated to exploring the nexus of architecture, neuroscience and gaming to build better futures for humanity.
  • Structured and setup multi-state entity operation for franchising, including LLCs, and professional corporations and brought together team for tax advice implications; also drafted operating agreements and other formation documents, qualified entities to do business and obtained DBAs.
  • Conducted due diligence for both startups and investors and drafted consulting agreements and various contracts to evidence investments.
  • Obtained a settlement on behalf of a physician inventor- investor in a million dollar contract for a technology business, without having to file a complaint or submit to ADR.
  • Assisted a New York hedge fund with expansion to California through lease negotiation, advising on employment laws and obtaining local licenses and business permits.
  • Obtained trademarks, advised about licenses and patent protection for clients in various industries, including, medical device, food & beverage, cosmetics and dietary supplements.
  • Drafted option for a screenplay and advised about other ways to monetize creative endeavors through joint venture agreements and other legal means.
  • Settled case for a healthcare client who was sued by one of the nation’s largest retailers involving breach of contract and insurance claims, for only a fraction of the amount of the claim, including legal costs.
  • Resolved multi-million dollar personal dispute that involved negligence, concealment/ misrepresentation, sexual battery, intentional infliction of emotional distress and domestic violence.
  • Advised and assisted with the acquisition of property, using a 1031 exchange, to be held in a holding company.
  • Conducted legal research and drafted policies for the Federal Judicial Center in Washington, D.C.
  • Drafted and revised Bylaws and advised on IRS regulations for several non-profits.
  • Reviewed marketing materials and website for FTC compliance and copyright issues, drafted language, including Terms of Use, Privacy Policies and disclaimers for several companies.
  • Negotiated a physician partnership agreement, while advising the client about Stark/Anti-kickback laws.
  • Drafted language for proposed federal statutes, after researching public policy.
  • Resolved various employment and partnership disputes on both sides of the table, through representing business owners/employers, employees and independent contractors.