We are pleased to announce the closing and acquisition of commercial property for our client, Viva, LLC.
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Tien Law Firm represented beauty brand Painted Plus, LLC in the sale of its membership interest in Painted Plus and launched a new business venture Crescent Method, LLC.
Venture capital transactions1 begin with the “term sheet” or “letter of intent” (the “Term Sheet”).2 Although a term sheet is typically expressed as a non-binding document, it is the foundation upon which all other (binding) transaction documents are prepared. Typically, a Term Sheet can be divided into three basic categories: (i) terms that impact valuation and economic division of profits and proceeds upon a “liquidity” event, (ii) terms that impact control over decision making and (iii) investor protection terms. At
Negotiating a non-disclosure agreement (NDA) is one of the first steps in the mergers and acquisitions (M&A) transactional process. In an M&A transaction, confidential and proprietary information (such as financial information, trade secrets, contracts and other sensitive and important information) often needs to be shared with the other party. The path to doing so safely requires that the other party be obligated to respect the confidential information provided and not use it to the disclosing party’s detriment and to the
Letters of Intent (the LOI) in mergers and acquisitions (M&A) transactions are often the starting point on the road towards a successful deal and usually one of the first documents negotiated by the parties. The LOI is essentially a written expression of the parties’ intent to enter a transaction and a summary of the material terms. Since negotiating an M&A transaction (or any transaction for that matter) is time-consuming and costly for both parties and can disrupt the seller’s daily
In a volatile or difficult public market environment, many public companies engage in Private Investment in Public Equity (PIPE) transactions to raise capital. Whether to finance existing operations or acquisitions, to refinance existing debt, or to build a cushion of available cash in periods of uncertainty, a PIPE transaction can offer public companies an attractive financing source. In a PIPE transaction, a public company sells equity or equity-linked securities to a limited group of accredited investors in a private transaction.