Jostock & Jostock, P.C. regularly advises owners, corporate management, officers, shareholders, board of directors and board committees on a wide variety of corporate governance matters including corporate responsibility, fiduciary duties, board oversight responsibilities, financial disclosure and other legal compliance issues. Our advice relates to the procedural aspects as well as the legal consequences of corporate transactions and other corporate actions including stock option issues, subsidiaries and general corporate law matters.
Depending on the client, such work may also involve counsel regarding a wide range of business actions and responses – mixing legal issues with sound practical advice. Our representation includes advice regarding best practices and in such matters as directors’ and officers’ responsibilities, board and committee practices, disclosure controls and procedures, internal controls, executive compensation and other issues.
Jostock & Jostock, P.C. provides a full range of services to corporate clients, which include privately held companies, family businesses, closely held businesses, management teams, entrepreneurs and investors. The nature of our clients’ businesses includes manufacturing, distribution, sales, industrial, software development, technology, and professional services.
Key Areas of Service
Assisting clients in connection with choice of entity, formation of entity, organization, performance documentation, going-private transactions, governmental relations, regulatory filings and daily business operations;
Document retention policies as well as coordination and preparation in disclosure matters;
Establishing executive compensation, stock options, phantom stock plans and other private company employee incentive compensation programs;
Ownership succession and transfer and buy-sell agreements; and
Seed and venture capital investments, structuring, negotiating, and documenting mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, asset dispositions, tender offers, and reorganizations, including the execution of leveraged and management buyout.