Companies seeking investors and those wishing to keep their current shareholders happy must make clear the relationship between capital investors and the company. Without specific shareholder agreements spelling out rights, duties and privileges, your company risks shareholder discontent that can lead to divestment, revolt or litigation. Garcia & Gurney, A Law Corporation helps companies of all sizes manage their shareholder relations with specific and detailed agreements that protect shareholder rights, anticipate potential disputes, and provide mechanisms for resolving conflicts before they become an impediment to operations.
The San Francisco Bay Area and Tri-Valley are fertile grounds for entrepreneurial businesses. One of the ways Garcia & Gurney, A Law Corporation partners in your business success is by helping you establish a solid working foundation with your investors.
In essence, a shareholder agreement is a voluntary, consensual contract, which includes basic terms such as the following:
Many viable businesses endure shareholder disputes that could have been avoided through proper planning and the drafting of clear, comprehensive shareholder agreements.
Garcia & Gurney, A Law Corporation drafts, reviews and negotiates shareholder agreements for entrepreneurs and existing businesses as well as for investors. Our reliable attorneys address all pertinent issues to help ensure smooth operations and observance of shareholder rights. To speak with an experienced corporate attorney serving Pleasanton and other cities in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties, call us today at 925-468-0400 or contact us online.