Buying or Selling a Business

Whether you are buying or selling a business, you will need a lawyer to help manage the process and draft or review the contract for sale.

OpenLegal have considerable experience with business sales, and are familiar with all the steps that make up a business sale transaction.

Whether you are buying or selling a business, it is important to have a business lawyer review the Sale contract, consider the implications on GST, IP, employment law, leases and so on. We will make sure you are aware of all the legal implications in the agreement, and advise you as to the best ways to make sure the agreement is performed.

If you are buying or selling a business and need a business lawyer for the process, contact us for a fixed fee quote via the form on this page or by calling 1300 337 997.

Common Services

We can assist you with:

  • Contract for Sale of the business
  • Negotiations between buyers, purchasers, and brokers.
  • Transfer of ownership of assets
  • Specific assets to be transferred
  • Confidentiality
  • Intellectual Property
  • Employees
  • Relevant warranties; and
  • Restraint clause
  • Transferring or assigning a commercial lease