We have capacity to draft and analyse contracts related to business operations and also involving Intellectual Property. We have a team with expertise in the area of start-ups and technology transfer that will guide you along the way to make sure that your venture is well protected and your interests are safe guarded as much as its legally possible. Our team is very flexible and available to attend to your needs around the clock, giving you a peace of mind and assurance that your business is well taken care of.
Some of the contractual services that we offer includes, but are not limited to the following:
A Shareholders’ Agreement is an undertaking in writing that is concluded and signed between the founding members of a company or a venture which states out how the operations and governance of the company is going to be managed in a manner that protects the interest of all the parties involved and any other stakeholders such as investors.
When starting a business venture with different people, it is critical that all the parties are aware of the contributions that are expected of each person and how much control they will have in the venture. It is most critical that this is established at the onset and put down in writing to avoid future disputes and fall-outs among co-founders of the venture. Our experience and team will be able to guide you during this critical process – outlining for you the opportunities that are available and how to avoid potential pitfalls.
Employment & Consulting(Outsourcing) Contracts
Once you have established your company and start doing work – the key relations that every business owner has is one with his/her employees. An Employment Contract is one that will endeavour to regulate issues including expected roles, responsibilities, deliverables, matters relating to intellectual property use and ownership etc.
The relationship between one of the employer and employee is of importance because the employees are the ones that get to execute the vision of the management and founders of the company. It is therefore in the best interests of all stakeholders involved that the employees are well instructed and understand exactly what is expected of them.
We also draft and analyse Sub-Contracting Agreements and Outsourcing Contracts that your business may enter into.
As an entrepreneur and a small business owner, you would need to protect your ideas and business methods and processes. An NDA is a contract that will be signed by parties where they agree not o disclose information that is covered by the agreement. An NDA creates a confidential relationship between parties to protect any type of proprietary information between parties.
Service Level Agreements
In running your business, you will often need strategic partners that will help you reach your desired potential. A service level Agreement is a commitment that a service provider enter into with the client and often it stipulates the quality and services that will be delivered to the client. We assist with making sure that these contracts will speak to your needs and business interests.