Splitting equity

Questions To Ask Before Splitting Equity

Alexandra Isenegger Legal Advice, Startup Advice & Tips

Splitting equity in a startup can be a sensitive topic. How much equity does each founder deserve? The answer to this question is usually different based on each founder’s perspective and, consequently, can be a cause of conflict. But, if you ask the right questions, it’s possible to divide equity in a way that feels fair and satisfactory to everyone. …

Legal Advice For Small Business Owners: The Essentials

Legal Advice For Small Business Owners – The Essentials

Linkilaw Legal Advice

Small businesses accounted for 99.3% of private sector businesses at the start of 2017 and 99.9% were small or medium-sized (SMEs). Want to be part of this business owners’ world? Are you a small business owner wanting to avoid mistakes? Don’t know where to start or what you need? Here are the essentials for those seeking legal advice for small …

Business Dispute: Tips On Negotiation

Business Dispute: Tips on Negotiation

Linkilaw Legal Advice, Startup Advice & Tips

Negotiation is a part of everyday life, but negotiation is even more important in case of conflict. Dispute brings up concerns about the cost of litigation, loss of reputation and loss of time and energy. In case of a dispute, negotiating might allow you to avoid these costs or, at the very least, mitigate them. What do you need to …

Heads of Terms: A Key Step In The Negotiation Process

Heads of Terms: A Key Step In The Negotiation Process

Linkilaw Legal Advice

Whether you’ve successfully scaled your business and have buyers knocking on your door or you’re looking to acquire a business yourself, you’re likely overlooking a key step in the negotiation process: Heads of Terms. What are Heads of Terms? Also known as Letters of Intent or Memoranda of Understanding, Heads of Terms set out the main points of a deal …

EIS

Why The EIS Business Angel Exemption Is The Ultimate Win-Win

Linkilaw Legal Advice

The Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) is a HMRC tax incentive program built to incentivise investment into innovative companies that would otherwise pose a high risk to investors. EIS provides investors with generous tax relief for their investments into qualifying companies. The tax benefits include: Income Tax Relief Capital Gains Tax Deferral Capital Gains Tax Exemption Loss Relief. Put simply, EIS …

Solving Business Disputes

Solving Business Disputes

Linkilaw Legal Advice

According the CEDR Mediation audit – 10,000 commercial mediations were performed in 2016, an increase of 5%. There is trend to solve disputes as smoothly as possible. Business disputes raise concerns about the cost of litigation, loss of reputation and loss of time and energy. Here are some tips to help you solve business disputes. Choose your legal proceedings The …