At Pangea, we are committed to helping startups and small businesses achieve success. We work with our partners at law firms to help our clients find cost effective and high quality due diligence and legal services so that they can setup and expand. Whether you’re at the ideation stage or an established corporation, we’re happy to help you with incorporations, shareholder agreements, commercial contracts, website terms & conditions, privacy policies, founders’ agreements, as well as product and technology licensing. We work with a broad range of startups and small businesses in many industries such as technology, retail, manufacturing and other areas.
Incorporating a business means turning your sole proprietorship or general partnership into a company formally recognized by your province of incorporation. When a company incorporates, it becomes its own legal business structure set apart from the individuals who founded the business.
Minutes books and corporate records may not sound very sexy, but they’re an important part of the due diligence process when a company when seeking funding.
Businesses need contracts in various forms that satisfy different needs. Our team of capable partners assist with various types of contracts such as Employment Contracts, Independent Contractor Agreements, Service Agreements, Non-Compete Agreements, Joint Venture Agreements or other forms of contracts for your business.
Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) is a federal law that created a duty for businesses to protect the personal information provided by customers. Personal information includes any factual or subjective information, recorded or not, about an identifiable individual.
These is a contract between at least two parties that outlines confidential material, knowledge, or information that the parties wish to share with one another for certain purposes, but wish to restrict access to or by third parties. For startups and small businesses, this is important especially when engaging in negotiations, meetings and discussions with parties outside of your business that may be given access to proprietary information.