Set a Precedent

Start with a lawyer, not a lawsuit.

The cheapest legal advice ever

(It's free)

If you fail to prepare, you prepare to fail

Early legal advice and planning prevents later bills and headaches

When starting a company, you don't have to pay high legal fees just to get some advice. Often, a little advice at the beginning can go a long way to preventing more costly matters from evolving down the road. Choose an entity that makes sense, a name that won't get you sued, and get a couple of pages for your website drafted, and you'll be off to a good start.

Please see our legal disclaimer here.

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STOP...it's disclaimer time!

We ARE NOT a law firm.

While we have a lawyer on staff to provide information only, nothing here should constitute legal advice, and we do not provide legal services directly.

All legal services mentioned can be performed in association with Noli IP Solutions, PC, which our founder is of counsel, or through any law firm of your choosing.

You can and should read our full legal disclaimer here.

Legal Consulting Services

Forming your business 

You don't have to have a "business" to do business. But you might want one. There are ways to legally keep what's yours separate from what's your business', and choosing the appropriate legal entity at the outset can have a major impact on not just liability protection, but obtaining funding, growing your brand, and more. 

Business & domain name searches

Once you have a sweet name picked out for your business, the next thing you need to do before blasting it out to your contacts list is to make sure it's available. The last thing you want is to start building an awesome brand, only to have to shut it down, or worse, get sued because someone else had rights to it...

Trademarkability™ analysis

Once you've picked a name that's available, the next consideration is to determine if it's protectable. There are a bunch of legal tests to determine what can be protected and what can't, and it's a good idea to test out your name before you invest time and resources into promoting it.

Register a federal trademark

Maybe at the outset, or maybe down the line when revenues have grown, you'll likely want to get federal protection for your trademark. This mean registering it with the United States Patent and Trademark Office, and possible in foreign jurisdictions as well. We can help with that...

Business compliance consulting

Depending on you industry, state, and operations plan, there are some rules that you need to follow. Ok, there are sometimes many rules. Knowing them, understanding them, and staying up with them is challenge. We can help with that (or point you in the direction of someone who can).

Website documents

The laws regarding the privacy of your customers is constantly changing, and it's not getting any easier for business owners. If your customers are in California or the European Union specifically, privacy is something you need to think about. It's not that hard, really, but you likely need a privacy policy.

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Your most important property is intellectual property

Copyrights, trademarks, patents and even secrets can protect your most valuable assets.

Click "learn more" to discover how your intellectual property can be protected.

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