A case recently decided by the Massachusetts Superior Court held that a company has no recourse against an independent contractor who made off with the company’s trade secrets, as the company did not have the contractor sign a confidentiality agreement. The case is C.R.T.R., Inc. vs. Jimmy Lao, et. al. and can be found here.
A recent blog post by Marc Gudema at Baystate Business Brokers provides a great example of how preparing in advance for a business sale can help the value of your business. Marc focuses on the need for established companies to update their marketing by creating or updating their web sites and using social media. We call
Here’s a list of the top 10 types of businesses for sale in March 2014 – both traditional purchase and sale transactions and M&A transactions, courtesy of Business For Sale. Food and drink make up 8 of the top 10 for traditional P&S transactions, after dropping down to just 3 out of the top 10 in February. The