Cannabis Licenses and Due Process Protection

Cannabis Licenses and Due Process Protection A cannabis license is a legal document that allows the licensee to engage in business in the legal cannabis industry of the state for which the license was granted. Nowadays, such licenses are a highly valued commodity, with application fees costing tens of thousands of dollars, and in some […]

What are valuation caps?

Valuation Caps

A valuation cap is a term of a convertible note or a SAFE. It is also a great way to attract investors to any startup, providing them with an incentive to invest. Starting a successful financing round for your business will expose you to a slew of new terms. It is essential that you grasp […]

How to add a new member to an LLC

How to add a member to an LLC

Generally speaking, to add a new member to any LLC, you must first follow the operating agreement (“OA”) or the state law regarding LLCs. Though there are some additional things to take into consideration before adding a new a new business partner to your multi-member LLC. Most OAs lay out how to add a new […]

Subscription Agreements

Subscription Agreements

A subscription agreement is an investor’s request to become a member of a limited partnership (LP). It also serves as a two-way warranty between a corporation and a new shareholder (subscriber). The company intends to sell a specific number of shares at a fixed price in exchange for the subscriber’s promise to buy the shares at […]

Michigan Cannabis Lawyer | Marijuana Business Attorneys in MI

Michigan Cannabis Lawyer

Michigan Cannabis Business Law Firm If you’re looking for answers to your cannabis law questions, search for experienced and knowledgeable marijuana lawyers across the state of Michigan.  You can find marijuana law services for Michigan’s cannabis industry righter heat at Collateral Base Business Lawyers. We have over 20 years of experience in business law and […]

Board Member Agreements & How to Control Corporate Owners

Board Member Agreement

Board Member Agreements & How to control Corporate Owners In the Cannabis Industry, having the right partners is essential. In practice, a lot of times you will be looking at a “49/51 deal” in which one of the partners has a 51 percent and there’s a second partner –or a number of partners- that share […]

Business Succession Planning with Trusts

Business Succession Planning with Trusts

For a quick assessment of your needs – let’s talk to discuss how Trusts can help your business. Business Succession Planning with Trusts Understanding how a trust can help with your business succession is key to assuring your financial stability, both in planned transitions and unplanned transitions of your business. You may be looking ahead […]

When Is An LLC Needed

  We want to help you out on your business journey and explain to you when a corporate liability shield, like an LLC or corporation is needed or not. As small business owners it can be extremely valuable to find guidance in what you should be doing for your business and when. We are going […]

How To Stop Check Kiting Scams

How to stop check kiting scams

Check kiting is one of the many ways your financial securities can be violated.   It constitutes a type of bank fraud very popular in the early 2000’s, that was in its majority shut down by a regulation called check 21 act.  Even though not as common as it used to be, check kiting is […]

Fiduciary Duty Litigation

fiduciary duty litigation

A fiduciary duty is an obligation that exists in a relationship in which one of the parties has the best interest when acting on the other party/es behalf.  There are multiple types of fiduciary duties. Some examples can be the obligations between lawyers and clients; shareholders and directors; between business partners; and many others where […]