Business Law

SK Legal Counsel assists in protecting the interests of entrepreneurs and established business entities with the legal guidance necessary from inception to growth.


  • Incorporation of a business
  • Employment Contracts, Services Contracts, Licensing Agreements
  • Contract Reviews / Purchase & Sale Agreements/Loan Agreements/Secured Transactions and mediation/Negotiation of disputes and breach of contract issues.
  • Drafting Employee Handbooks/Employee Contracts
  • Stock Option Plans
  • Private Placement Memorandums
  • Obtaining 501c3 Tax Exemptions
  • Intellectual Property, Trademark & Copyright Registration
  • Establishing a presence in California for out of state and foreign companies.



We represent both franchisors and franchisees in obtaining, developing and successfully complying with all areas of franchise law, including:

  • Franchise Disclosure Document (Offering Circulars)
  • Master and sub-franchise agreements
  • Area development agreements
  • Distribution agreements
  • Purchase, sale or transfer of a franchise
  • Compliance with FTC regulations
  • State registrations
  • Software, equipment and copyright agreements
  • Trademark and use agreements
  • Leases and property agreements