Explaining Profits Interests and Their Tax Consequences

By: Joseph E. Hunt Equity incentives are an important form of compensation in many types of businesses and are especially important at the start-up phase when only limited funds may be available to pay cash compensation. Entrepreneurs familiar with the corporate form of business likely have received equity incentives themselves, possibly in the form of …

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Ryan Perry Discusses Profits Interests and their Potential Business Benefits and Caveats in New Article

One of the first and most important tax-driven decisions a founder must make is the type of entity in which to house his or her venture. Though much ink has been spilled over the pros and cons of choosing a corporation versus a limited liability company, or LLC, one thing is certain: most folks understand …

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Highlights from MBBP Life Sciences Series Panel 2 – Laying the Foundation for Growth: Entity & Equity

On Wednesday June 22nd, the offices of Morse, Barnes-Brown & Pendleton were filled with a crowd of people for a life sciences panel discussion on “Laying the Foundation for Growth: Entity & Equity.”  Esteemed panelists included Marc Cote, COO of Accellient; Jeffrey Solomon, Managing Shareholder of Katz Nannis + Solomon; and MBBP’s own John Hession …

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MBBP’s Most Popular Articles of 2010

As we enter 2011, MBBP would like to share a look back on our 10 most popular articles of 2010: Stock Options and Restricted Stock New Treble Damages Requirement Makes Compliance with Wage/Hour Laws Even More Critical The Massachusetts Independent Contractor Law A Rose by Any Other Name: Pros and Cons of Pseudonyms Enforcing Noncompetition Agreements …

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