Contract Review and Drafting
Customer and vendor contracts, leases, nondisclosure agreements, franchise agreements, licensing agreements, etc.
Drafting employee handbooks, employment agreements, and independent contractor issues
Entity Selection and Formation
Determining the appropriate legal structure (e.g. LLCs, corporations, partnerships), drafting owners’ agreements
Financing for Business
Review lending contracts and advice about loan terms
Copyright and trademark creation
Compliance with local, state, and federal regulatory compliance and permitting issues
Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic
Our partner clinic, the Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic, works on controversies with the Internal Revenue Service, including audits and appeals before that agency, trials and hearings before the U.S. Tax Court, and appeals to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.