Patent Lawyer FAQ’s

Patent FAQ’s Answered By a Licensed Patent Lawyer in Ohio Introduction I am a licensed patent lawyer in Ohio. In this article, I answer FAQ’s that clients and information seekers ask me personally or search online as they gather information and consider filing a patent application. Patent Fees and Costs How much does it cost […]

How Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) are Valued

Mergers and Acquisitions: Valuation Methods and Definitions What are the different mergers and acquisitions (M&A) valuation methods? price to earnings ratio enterprise-value-to-sales ratio (EV/Sales) Discounted cash flow (DCF) free cash flows weighted average cost of capital replacement cost Price to earnings ratio Price to earnings ratio (p/e) is a ratio that measures a company’s current […]

Shareholder Disputes FAQ’s

FAQ’s About Shareholder Disputes in Ohio Introduction As a shareholder disputes attorney in Columbus, Ohio, I am going to answer some common questions people ask about shareholder’s rights in general and some more specific questions about shareholder disputes. Minority Shareholders What rights do minority shareholders have? Minority shareholders have the right to access corporate records, […]

The Different Types of M&A

The Different Types of M&A (Mergers and Acquisitions) in Ohio What are the different types of M&A? The different types of M&A are: Merger of equals hostile takeover consolidation Tender Offer Acquisition of Assets Management Acquisitions Management-led-buyout Merger of equals A merger of equals is when two competing companies of similar size merge together to […]

Franchise Law in Ohio

Franchise Lawyer in Columbus, Ohio Introduction Franchises are legally complicated relationships between a franchisor and a franchisee. The franchisor is the company that owns the brand and intellectual property rights to the business being used by others. The franchisee is a person or business that obtains a license to use the brand and intellectual property […]

Mergers and Acquisitions Law in Ohio

Mergers and Acquisitions Lawyer in Columbus, Ohio Introduction Mergers and acquisitions are purchases and sales of business assets and ownership. In a business acquisition, the business being purchased ceases to exist after the transaction is complete. In a merger, two companies combine into one, generally taking on the name and identity of a surviving company. […]