The courts in Oregon are kept busy with a wide variety of contract disputes between business entities. One type of dispute involving contracts is over royalty payments. Generally, when one business provides a product for promotion and sale to another company, the first business is entitled to a royalty on the sales of those products by the second business.
Starting a business can have many daunting challenges. If it is your first startup, you may be more vulnerable to common mistakes.
Litigation among businesses in Oregon and elsewhere ranges over a wide gamut of imaginable issues. Businesses, just like people, will continue to create and find conflicts that need to be resolved by the court system. One general area of business litigation involves disputes over stock purchases and attempted takeovers of publicly-traded businesses by investors.
Shareholder disputes occur often in publicly-traded corporations, including in Oregon. There are a myriad of issues that can cause shareholder concern and a number of different ways in which shareholders may register their concerns. One way to do this is to raise shareholder concerns at the annual meeting. When such disputes become known, the company's attorneys are mobilized to monitor the situation and follow through if it may turn into an actionable business law dispute.
Traditional mass marketing tools are being bypassed to some extent in Oregon and nationwide with respect to business marketing trends. The social medial platforms, with their increasingly sophisticated methods of digital marketing, are becoming more popular and more prominently used. With this trend, it is necessary for companies to consult with experienced business law and ecommerce attorneys to assure that the relationships with the so-called influencers are governed by secure, protective legal contracts.