Due Diligence When Buying a Business

Posted by Jon H. Freis | Sep 02, 2020 | 0 Comments

In part due to the struggles of the COVID-19 pandemic, many small businesses are going up for sale in 2020, or owners might be particularly amenable to an offer to purchase the company. Buying a business can be a lucrative venture, especially if your enterprise has the resources to build up and r...

Continue Reading

Starting an Online Business

Posted by Jon H. Freis | Jul 21, 2020 | 0 Comments

2020 has been a challenging year for many small business owners, as well as employees who might have lost their jobs. With the difficulties of running a bricks and mortar business with face-to-face interactions with customers, many people who are unemployed or had to shut down a business might co...

Continue Reading

Reopening Your Business after the Shutdown

Posted by Jon H. Freis | Jun 15, 2020 | 0 Comments

As California continues the reopening process, many business owners are still looking at unchartered territory. Many companies have not had to rebound from a multiple-month-long closure or reopen in a time of caution and social distancing. There are different things that owners should consider as...

Continue Reading

The State of Evictions in California

Posted by Jon H. Freis | May 11, 2020 | 0 Comments

There is no doubt that COVID-19 has wreaked havoc on the economy, and many people have had their employment put on hold or suddenly terminated, making it impossible to pay their rent in California. As many families were concerned about losing their homes – on top of possibly contracting a potenti...

Continue Reading

Contract Disputes During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Posted by Jon H. Freis | Apr 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

These are uncertain times, especially for business owners. With physical locations of all non-essential companies closed, many businesses are experiencing devastating losses. This might mean they cannot currently fulfill their obligations they agreed to in current contracts. If this happens to yo...

Continue Reading

Resolving a Dispute with a Neighbor

Posted by Jon H. Freis | Mar 05, 2020 | 0 Comments

In most situations, it is preferable to get along with your neighbors, since you might see and interact with them on a daily basis. When a property dispute arises between neighbors, it can quickly sour the relationship or even lead to litigation if the matter is not addressed properly and promptl...

Continue Reading

Is it the Right Time to Sell Your Company?

Posted by Jon H. Freis | Feb 05, 2020 | 0 Comments

While some people dream of running their business until they retire and pass it on to their child or another trusted party, other owners may realize that it might be time to sell a company and move on with a different endeavor. If you sell your business, you want to ensure it is the right choice ...

Continue Reading

Starting a Company? Consult with a Business Lawyer

Posted by Jon H. Freis | Dec 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

It is an exciting prospect to start your own company, and some people jump right in and start selling a service or product right away. While it is possible to begin your company as a sole proprietorship or partnership without any official paperwork or state filings, there are many other issues to...

Continue Reading

Resolving a Breach of Contract Claim

Posted by Jon H. Freis | Oct 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

Both individuals and businesses enter into a wide variety of contracts on a regular basis. Whether you are purchasing a product, booking a service, selling tickets to an event, ordering supplies from vendors, signing a lease, or agreeing to certain terms of employment, you will likely be agreeing...

Continue Reading

Have a Lawyer Review Your Commercial Lease Agreement

Posted by Jon H. Freis | Aug 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

Many businesses require a specific type of space for their operations. Whether you own a restaurant, manufacturing company, an accounting firm, or any other enterprise, you know what you are looking for in a commercial space. Once you find the right one, you will need to sign a lease agreement wi...

Continue Reading

Wrongful Evictions in California

Posted by Jon H. Freis | Jun 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

When you own investment properties in the Beverly Hills area, there is always the chance that you may have trouble with a tenant. Tenants may fail to pay rent or violate other terms of the lease agreement, all of which can cause problems for a landlord. When you decide to evict a tenant, you may ...

Continue Reading