We’re large enough to handle all of your business issues and small enough to do so with the close personal attention you deserve. You’re well aware that as you grow and succeed, things always get more complicated and involved. Boylan Code business attorneys have experience and expertise in such topics as corporate structure, contracts, finance, labor and employment issues, intellectual property, mergers and acquisitions, and business succession planning. We’re also able to draw on attorneys throughout the firm to help you with issues including real estate, tax, litigation and dispute resolution, environmental issues, creditor’s rights, and personal estate planning. The better we get to know you and your business, the more thoroughly and efficiently we can be a benefit to you.
Members of the firm’s Corporate Finance group have performed a wide range of services for businesses seeking financing. These services have included advising clients and performing all legal services relating to such matters as: public and private offerings; financings with banks and other institutional lenders; mergers and acquisitions; leveraged buy-outs; “going private” transactions; corporate formation and “start-up” activities; limited partnership syndications for purposes of research and development, oil and gas, real estate, and passive income generation; offerings made utilizing the Internet; “34 Act” registrations and filings; proxy statements and other aspects of shareholders meetings; stock exchange registrations and related matters; compensation, incentive and benefit plans for corporate officers, directors, “insiders” and corporate employees; and other business financing transactions and related matters.
Intellectual Property – the intangible property rights represented by a company’s patents, copyright, trademarks and trade secrets – are normally among the company’s most valuable assets.
The Intellectual Property and Technology Practice Group (the IP Group) is fully integrated with the Firm’s business law practice, and works with clients in the acquisition, creation, protection and licensing of rights in intellectual property. Working with members of the Firm’s Business & Finance Group, the Group advises clients in connection with such matters as hardware and software contracts, mergers and acquisitions of technology companies, taxation, and the structuring and financing of technology ventures. Members of the Firm’s Litigation Group, in conjunction with the IP Group, handle litigation arising out of intellectual property or technology rights.