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August 18, 2016

Home Improvement Contracts: Protect Yourself as a Contractor and as a Homeowner

by Raffi A. Babaian, Esq. Are you a licensed contractor who works on homes?  Are you a homeowner considering hiring a contractor to renovate your home?  Before …

 
August 18, 2016

Works Made for Hire in California: An Exceptional State, An Exceptional Law

by Raffi A. Babaian, Esq. California is a state known for being exceptional and its labor code is no different. While it is commonplace throughout the country …

September 10, 2010

Fewer Investors Will Be Able to Qualify as “Accredited Investors” under the New Dodd-Frank Act

As a result of the enactment of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (the “Dodd-Frank Act”) on July 21, 2010, it is now more …

 
December 15, 2009

Key Issues to Consider in Anticipation of a Major Transaction

Are you considering a major transaction for your business, such as a sale, merger, private placement or debt financing? These types of transactions are very important to …

 
January 10, 2006

How the Sarbanes-Oxley Act Fits into Your Private Company’s Growth

Since the passage of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) in 2002, public companies have dealt firsthand with the heightened financial reporting, disclosure and corporate governance requirements imposed upon …