Is your startup gaining traction? Are you past the initial hurdles of setting up your business and need some solid legal advice to help navigate the next crucial phase of growth? At Paperclip Law, we understand the importance of having a readily accessible team that can assist your company as you continue to scale up. With the proper guidance and legal check marks in place, conquering the market and protecting your bottom line can be significantly easier. Learn more about some of the key areas that can cause growing pains below.

Protect Your Assets

If your company has any intellectual property or assets that are vital to your services, it’s vital that you take action to secure them as quickly as possible. Even if you’ve been on top of patents and trademarks since day one (hint: you should be), as you continue to develop your products and services, it’s integral to stay on top of all related items, copyrights, and more that will evolve alongside your business. Partner with experienced IP lawyers makes it easy to plan ahead, protecting you from costly slips, and prying competitors.

Team Expansion

As demand for your services grows, business owners will find themselves needing to onboard new talent in order to keep pace. Adding to your team can create unnecessary without the proper precautions and procedures in place; having a solid approach will save you time, money and protect your best interests moving forward.

Handling Cashflow And Funding

If your startup has left its mark on the market, you’ve likely begun to field offers and inquiries from interested investors and more. This is a critical time when it comes to both your short and long term financial strategies, and should be met with the utmost of care. Partnering with an experienced legal firm can help to demystify the process and save you countless headaches as you sort through potential partnerships, deals, and all other funding matters.

Outside of external investors and capital raising, handling internal cash flow can also pose a hurdle for many businesses, especially those who have shot to success rather quickly. From managing payroll to allocating expenses properly, working with a skilled team like Paperclip Law aids you when it comes to avoiding frivolous mistakes that could turn into major errors down the line.

Everything In Between

At Paperclip Law, we know that running a business is never easy. Whether you’re a small team that’s ready to grow or a veteran crew that wants to refine your practice, we’re here to help. As a leading firm in the Greater Vancouver Region, our team is proud to partner with startups and corporations to offer comprehensive legal services including:

  • The incorporation of new companies
  • Corporate governance and board advisory services
  • Shareholder agreements and joint venture contracts
  • Mergers, acquisitions, and corporate restructuring
  • Compensation agreements
  • HR and employment advisory
  • Intellectual property matters
  • Dispute resolution, and more.

If you’re ready to take the corporate world by storm, wStare’re here to help. Contact us today to learn more.