Author Archives: aimeebdavis

So You Want to Sell Your Business…What Steps Should You Take?

{3:30 minutes to read}  I’ve represented clients seeking to buy and sell small- and middle-market businesses for over 20 years. Often these clients are first-time sellers and/or buyers. As one can imagine, first-time sellers can feel a certain way about … Continue reading

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Can an Entrepreneur Regularize Her Income?

{3 minutes to read}  One thing an entrepreneur can rely on is that from time to time she will encounter a rather unpredictable revenue stream. That’s okay, some folks have the stomach for this and others simply don’t. Frankly, I … Continue reading

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Checking In on the Status of Impact Investing

{3:15 minutes to read}  It’s been over three years since I learned and wrote about, Impact Investing. What is Impact Investing? Emerging in 2007, impact investments are made into companies, quasi-governmental organizations, and funds, with the intention of generating a … Continue reading

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Maintaining Your Top Shelf Position

{3 minutes to read}  Richard Kestenbaum’s articles on M&A transactions in the fashion and consumer product industries are regularly published online in Forbes. Richard has been doing mergers, acquisitions, and capital-raising for over 35 years. I always read his articles and … Continue reading

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The Inhumanity of Virtual Networking

{3:30 minutes to read}  As a corporate transactional attorney for the past 24 years, I think it’s fair to describe myself as a senior statesperson in the NYC business world. I’ve been at it so long I don’t remember who … Continue reading

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Legal Brush Strokes – The Convergence of Art and Technology

(4 minutes to read}  In July’s blog, I discussed the convergence of the fashion industry with new technology. Now, there’s a hot new convergence of the art world and technology. In fostering her own “second act,” actress Portia de Rossi … Continue reading

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Real Estate Leasing and Consideration of the “Silent” Issues

{3:48 minutes to read}  At Aimee B. Davis Law P.C., I often represent tenants entering into either billboard leases or commercial space leases. In real estate leasing, it is customary for the landlord’s attorney to serve up the first draft, … Continue reading

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When Legal Issues Become Business Decisions

{3:30 minutes to read} As a transactional attorney, I typically spend time trying to cap or limit my client’s indemnification obligations when negotiating contracts. The word “indemnity” is a legal concept, the meaning of which may not be familiar to … Continue reading

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The Value of Having Multiple Relationships Within a Client’s Organization

{3.30 minutes to read}  For over 20 years, I’ve represented clients in the fashion merchandising industry. Since launching Aimee B. Davis Law P.C., my expertise in this space has been enhanced by my other specialties in new media, telecommunications, and … Continue reading

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A Networking Lesson and Reflections on a Professional Journey

{3:36 minutes to read}  Last month, I focused on the value of my mentors. Coincidentally, I recently came across a person on TV who refers to himself as “The Superconnector.” Chris Winfield advises new college graduates to connect with the … Continue reading

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