San Diego Business Law Blog | Watkins Firm, A Professional Corporation

Partnership Buy – Sell Agreements

On behalf of Daniel Watkins of Watkins Firm, A Professional Corporation
Posted On February 13, 2018

Partnership buy – sell agreements are one of the most important documents for any California partnership.  The partnership buy/sell agreement may be one of the most important business contracts you or your partners ever sign and it is important to make sure the agreement captures the agreement(s) of the partners while […]

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Alternative Strategies For Minority Shareholder Disputes

On behalf of Daniel Watkins of Watkins Firm, A Professional Corporation
Posted On February 13, 2018

There are many alternative strategies for minority shareholder disputes to gain the access you need and to protect the value of your interests.  The minority shareholder attorneys at the Watkins Firm guide clients through their legal alternatives based upon the unique circumstances at hand.  California law provides additional protections and […]

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Protecting Dissenting Shareholder Rights in San Diego Shareholder Disputes

On behalf of Daniel Watkins of Watkins Firm, A Professional Corporation
Posted On February 6, 2018

The Watkins Firm has decades of experience protecting dissenting shareholder rights in San Diego shareholder disputes.  What are the rights of a dissenting shareholder under federal and California law?  One tactic of shareholder oppression is to approve a merger with another corporation which reduces the value or […]

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Negotiating a Commercial Lease in 2018

On behalf of Daniel Watkins of Watkins Firm, A Professional Corporation
Posted On February 6, 2018

Negotiating a commercial lease in 2018 is more challenging than ever.  San Diego’s commercial real estate market currently favors landlords.  The commercial lease document which used to be several pages is now the size of a small novel.  San Diego commercial leases are filled with fine print and complicated legalese.  […]

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The Power of a Derivative Lawsuit

On behalf of Daniel Watkins of Watkins Firm, A Professional Corporation
Posted On January 31, 2018

What is the power of a derivative lawsuit for minority shareholders in San Diego?  What are the rights of a minority shareholder in San Diego and across California?  What should you do if you are concerned about the direction of the corporation or the decisions of executive management or the […]

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Resolving Minority Shareholder Disputes in San Diego

On behalf of Daniel Watkins of Watkins Firm, A Professional Corporation
Posted On January 31, 2018

The Watkins Firm has decades of experience resolving minority shareholder disputes in San Diego and throughout Southern California.  California provides specific protections for minority shareholders regardless of the state incorporation laws used to form a California business.  Unfortunately, many minority shareholders are still forced to endure shareholder oppression or […]

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San Diego Employer Wage and Hour Hearing & Litigation Defense

On behalf of Daniel Watkins of Watkins Firm, A Professional Corporation
Posted On January 24, 2018

The Watkins Firm provides San Diego employer wage and hour hearing & litigation defense to protect our clients from employee related investigations and lawsuits.  The number of employee related wage and hour lawsuits has exponentially increased each year for the past three years here in southern […]

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Purchasing a San Diego Business Requires Skilled Attorneys

On behalf of Daniel Watkins of Watkins Firm, A Professional Corporation
Posted On January 24, 2018

Purchasing a San Diego business requires skilled attorneys with extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions.  The transfer of a company is usually accomplished with a stock purchase.  These transactions are legally quite complex, and there is an art to the negotiations associated with a stock purchase.  The attorneys […]

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Shareholder Disputes Often Involve Shareholder Oppression

On behalf of Daniel Watkins of Watkins Firm, A Professional Corporation
Posted On January 23, 2018

San Diego shareholder disputes often involve shareholder oppression and other tactics designed to intimidate or freeze out minority shareholders.  The experienced shareholders rights attorneys at the Watkins Firm have represented San Diego shareholders for decades.  We help to resolve all disputes regarding minority shareholders and their access to corporate information, […]

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Precautions to Consider During an Asset Purchase

On behalf of Daniel Watkins of Watkins Firm, A Professional Corporation
Posted On January 23, 2018

What are some of the precautions to consider during an asset purchase in a San Diego business transaction?  Why do so many asset purchase contracts wind up in litigation?  Why is it important to seek the advice and counsel of the business transaction attorneys at the Watkins Firm if […]

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