9. Contract Law, Key Legal Agreements for Business, and Incorporation Issues

  1. Constance Lütolf-Carroll,
  2. Antti Pirnes and
  3. Withers LLP
  1. Anthony Indaimo,
  2. Nadia Ignatius and
  3. Gabriel Monzon-Cortarelli

Published Online: 13 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118273166.ch9

From Innovation to Cash Flows: Value Creation by Structuring High Technology Alliances

From Innovation to Cash Flows: Value Creation by Structuring High Technology Alliances

How to Cite

Lütolf-Carroll, C., Antti Pirnes and Withers LLP (2009) Contract Law, Key Legal Agreements for Business, and Incorporation Issues, in From Innovation to Cash Flows: Value Creation by Structuring High Technology Alliances, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118273166.ch9

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 13 JUL 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470118092

Online ISBN: 9781118273166

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Keywords:

  • contract law;
  • legal agreements;
  • incorporation;
  • legal documents;
  • pharmaceutical companies

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Elements Constituting a Contract

  • Form of the Contract

  • Cross-Cultural Differences in Contractual Agreements

  • Nondisclosure Agreements

  • Shareholders' Agreements

  • Incorporation Issues: Choosing the Appropriate Legal Structure

  • Sole Trader (Sole Proprietorship)

  • Corporations

  • Partnerships

  • What is the Right Choice of Vehicle?

  • Intellectual Property Issues Pertaining to Incorporation

  • Chapter Takeaways