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Startup and Small Business Services

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Startup Business Legal Services


Are you about to start a new business? Do you need the advice and guidance of an experienced startup business lawyer as you pursue your dreams? Spiller Law understands the challenges facing founders and new business owners. As an experienced startup lawyer, Lindsay Spiller has been a trusted advisor to entrepreneurs and startups in the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond in a number of industries, including technology, video games, insurance, aviation, entertainment,

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advertising, music, and film. Spiller Law helps startups with founders agreements, corporate formation, financing, operating agreements, contracts, licensing, copyright registration, trademark applications, employment, and contractor agreements.

Small Business Legal Services


Are you looking for a business lawyer for your small business? Spiller Law provides legal services to some of the most successful California companies, including some of the oldest and newest San Francisco companies, and regularly advises small business owners regarding corporate governance, employment matters, contracts, business disputes, and business succession planning.

Intellectual Property Legal Services


Do you need to protect your business name, your creative work, or your logo? Are you looking for an experienced IP lawyer to help? Indeed, small businesses need legal advice to help to protect their intellectual property and avoid infringing upon the intellectual property rights of others. As Spiller Law is an experienced intellectual property law firm, it regularly advises clients with respect to patents, trademarks, copyright, fair use, rights clearances, and licenses.

Intellectual Property Legal Services
General Counsel Legal Services
Startup Business Legal Services

Startup Business Legal Services

Small Business Legal Services

Intellectual Property Legal Services

  • Founders Agreements

  • Business Plans

  • Strategic Business Planning

  • Corporate Formation

  • Incorporating in Delaware

  • Partnership Agreements

  • Private Offering Documents

  • Investor Agreements

  • Debt and Equity Offerings

  • Promissory Notes

  • Operating Agreements

  • Shareholders Agreements

  • Stock Purchase Agreements

  • Employment Agreements

  • Employment Manuals

  • Municipal Licenses

  • EIN 


  • Business Transactions

  • Contract Drafting

  • Contract Negotiation

  • Buy-Sell Agreements

  • Joint Venture Agreements

  • Employment Agreements

  • Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Liquidations and Dissolutions

  • Service and Consulting Agreements

  • Assignment Agreements

  • Contractor Agreements

  • Entity Conversions

  • Dispute Resolution 

  • Purchase and Sale of Businesses

  • Business Succession Planning


  • Trademark Applications

  • Copyright Registrations

  • Licensing Agreements

  • Rights Clearances ​

  • Infringement Disputes

  • Fair Use Issues


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