Javid | Rubens LLP offers complimentary initial review and feedback and preferred pricing to referred businesses and entrepreneurs in connection with business formation, legal issues around ramping up and building the team, intellectual property protection, strategic relationships, and financing.

We will meet with companies at bootcamp sessions, events, or accelerators, offering free initial consultations and preliminary reviews.

We will also offer qualified startups and entrepreneurs preferred pricing as follows:

1. Startup Formation and Organizational Package

We will assist with legal organization and initial founder equity matters for a preferred flat-fee price.  This includes:

  •  Choice of legal entity review
  •  Preparation and filing of articles of incorporation, bylaws and other initial formation materials
  •  Founders stock issuance
  •  Founders stock agreements (up to 2 founders)
  •  Intellectual property assignment
  •  Initial corporate tax matters

2. Additional Early-Stage Company Documents

We also provide legal review and assistance with additional corporate and commercial issues that can arise at the early stages of the business, at a reduced fee based on a 15% discount on our current standard hourly rates. These include:

  •  Shareholder buy-sell agreements
  •  Independent contractor and consulting agreements
  •  Website developer agreements
  •  Partner/reseller/distributor agreements
  •  Technology development agreements
  •  Outsourcing agreements
  •  Incentive compensation plans (stock option plans)

3. Intellectual Property Protection

We will also help with review and implementation of intellectual property protection plans and strategic advice on IP issues. We will offer flat fees for select IP matters, on further consultation. This may include:

  •  Trademark search and initial applications for registration
  •  Copyright compliance review
  •  Domain name protection and dispute resolution
  •  Privacy review and compliance
  •  Initial consultation on patent issues (referral to patent prosecution attorneys as needed)

4. Financing

We will review proposals and financing opportunities as part of our complimentary input and consultation. We will assist companies with negotiating and closing angel, venture and other early and later-stage financing transactions at our standard hourly rates or at negotiated flat fee rates. These may include:

  •  Convertible debt financings
  •  Venture preferred stock financings
  •  Strategic investor transactions
  •  Commercial debt transactions