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 numerous 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. Also assisted several other clients with commercial lease negotiation for retail and office space.
  • 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.
  • Reviewing marketing materials, product labeling and websites for FTC compliance and copyright issues, drafted language, including Terms of Use, Privacy Policies and disclaimers for several companies.
  • Negotiated numerous partnership agreements, including 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.
  • Enforced license rights for a designer through a demand letter and legal correspondence.
  • Assisted numerous clients with the expedited collection of unpaid invoices and fees, through demand letters and legal correspondence.
  • Advising clients about insurance coverage and policies to facilitate transactions.
  • Co-counseled with New York, France, Canada, Australia, Florida, Nevada, Texas, New Jersey (and other states and countries) on multi-jurisdictional matters.
  • Negotiated a clinical study agreement for a physician, along with corresponding billing arrangement.
  • Drafted/revised/negotiated numerous client/customer/service/sales/vendor agreements for clients’ businesses.
  • Advised physician client about the issues with becoming the medical director for a medical spa, while also counsel for medical spas and able to seal the deal with physicians to become medical directors for the medical entities entering into management services agreements with medical spa (management services organizations).
  • Championed the removal of a defamatory Yelp review and other negative online reviews and libelous reports off of various review websites and news resources.
  • Negotiated a software agreement, which was provided by an international company for a client providing data analytics.
  • Provided Cannabis and CBD legal research for manufacturers and investors .
  • Resolved personal dispute involving ex-fiancés, along with helping them unwind their joint ventures and assist client with separation from business involvement.
  • Revised complete package of funding agreements, provided by client that assists startups with business funding.
  • Assisted several clients with obtaining funds and rights in loans that were in default by the other party.
  • Negotiating severance benefits for employees to increase benefits.
  • Reduced or eliminated many outside counsel/vendor/consultant/etc. bills and invoices for excessive fees or over-billing, for both clients and as in-house counsel for several companies.
  • Conducted due diligence and helped client with assessing potential restaurant acquisition.
  • Assisted plastic surgeon with partnering up with an aesthetician by putting proper agreements in place.
  • Reviewed and advised about website language and proper legalese.
  • Assisted songwriter with copyright and other intellectual property protection.
  • Assisted client with dealing with a difficult employee and answering many California law questions, including moonlighting.
  • Composed memo about risks and legality of a medical device.
  • Assisting physician with HIPAA and Power of Attorney issue with medical record issue.
  • Assisted numerous physicians with fictitious name permit applications.
  • Conducted research for Medical Spa regarding a possible complaint made to medical board.
  • Reviewed terms of educational accreditation student agreement.
  • Reviewed litigation report of a client’s business partner in anticipation of a business divorce and assisting with separation.
  • Hired by client to deal with a negative Yelp review by a patient, which was immediately removed after one call with the client’s patient.
  • Created simple corporate documents for sole shareholder, officer and director.
  • Took a separation and release and turning it into a simple letter, while advising clients of risks of not utilizing a longer agreement.
  • Reviewed commercial loan documents and helped client negotiate and understand risks.

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