What is Private Placement?

What is Private Placement?

Private placement, also commonly referred to as an unregistered offering, involves company equity being bought and sold to investors who are part of a limited group. That equity can then be sold as bonds, stocks, and other types of securities. Typically, an IPO will...
What is a Patent License?

What is a Patent License?

Generally defined, a patent license is an agreement between the owner of a patent and a licensee to transfer interest in a patent for the licensee to benefit from and enforce all intellectual property rights. The patent owner will be able to license or transfer all...
Technology and Law: Secrets an Angel Investor Attorney Knows

Technology and Law: Secrets an Angel Investor Attorney Knows

When students at the University of Texas at Austin released a new academic journal, it got many people thinking about the different ways technology and law interact. The journal is called called The Journal of Law and Technology at Texas (JOLTT) and talks in depth...
Big Businesses in Austin that Started Small, Until They Got a Lawyer

Big Businesses in Austin that Started Small, Until They Got a Lawyer

Most big Austin businesses, when planning to expand, end up needing an Austin business lawyer for one reason or another during that expansion period and onward. When a business become big enough to reach Forbes or become household, even if it’s a local...
When Should I Hire a Business Lawyer for my Small Business?

When Should I Hire a Business Lawyer for my Small Business?

Adding to the many worries of an entrepreneur either seeking to start or already owning their own small business is whether or not to hire the services of a business lawyer. Perhaps one of the biggest misconceptions is that attorneys are simply too expensive, or that...
Getting More Out Of A Strategic Investor

Getting More Out Of A Strategic Investor

Looking for a strategic investor? We’re here to help! Whenever a startup company decides that the best course of action involves strategic investment, it’s important to consider how it will benefit the relationship to get the most out of the strategic...