BUSINESS ENTERPRISES AND SECURITIES
Underwood Perkins, P.C.
Corporate section serves clients ranging from sole proprietorships to
multi-million dollar corporations in a full range of international and
domestic business transactions. Our business attorneys counsel clients at every
stage of development and growth on issues in the following areas: selection
and organization of business entity structures; capitalization of business
entities; corporate governance matters, including compliance with the
Sarbanes-Oxley Act; and executive compensation and employment matters.
Additionally, our business attorneys can assist in the negotiation and preparation of contracts,
- Distribution agreements,
- Buy-sell agreements,
- Ownership transfer documents,
- Confidentiality agreements,
- Covenants not to compete, and
- Supply and construction agreements.
Commercial representation includes negotiable instruments, secured transactions and letters of credit.
Attorneys in our
Securities section serve as issuer’s counsel in offerings of securities
and assist in federal and state regulatory compliance, including preparation
and filing of periodic reports under the Securities Exchange Act of
1934 and Williams Act filings as to beneficial ownership. This section
also counsels clients seeking to raise capital through the private placement
of their securities and represents clients in enforcement proceedings
brought by federal and/or state agencies and others.