Firm Counsel Keith Krauss, Director of the Business Law & Commercial Transactions Practice Group and a member of the Intellectual Property Law Practice Group. has negotiated a multi-million dollar license agreement between celebrity chef Roblé Ali and Brands with Purpose. The agreement allows the Bravo TV reality star to launch a line of fragrance products in 2014 – beginning with women’s perfume and expanding to other scented items. Mr. Krauss brokered the agreement on behalf of Brands with Purpose; the deal was reported on Bravo TV’s blog.
Mr. Krauss handles all aspects of business advice and transactions on behalf of both existing companies and startups including formation, dissolution and liquidation of corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships and joint ventures; sales and purchases of assets and stock/membership/partnership interests; counseling with respect to and handling of the financing of transactions including conventional and EDA financing and SBA loans; franchising; negotiation, review and preparation of commercial agreements including distribution, manufacturing, sales, assignment and licensing of intellectual property/interests and rights, consulting and employment agreements and private placement stock/membership/partnership offerings and agreements.