We draft and negotiate contracts, form LLCs and incorporate business entities, consult on business issues, advise clients of legal issues, and help companies organize and define themselves. We offer our clients our expertise and experience in the following areas to help them learn, grow, and realize their goals. We offer discounted pre-paid retainers and some flat-fee packages. For more information on our rates, services, or initial consultations, please email info (-at-) heratylaw.com.

Please click on the subject headings below to learn more about our services in those areas.

Incorporation & LLC Formation (back)

Multimember Limited Liability Company Formation - $515 + state fees
This package includes the LLC formation, federal tax ID number, plus an operating agreement.

Single-Member Limited Liability Company Formation - $390 + state fees
This package includes the LLC formation and a federal tax ID number but does not include an operating agreement.

Incorporation - $650 + state fees
This package includes incorporation plus bylaws, initial minutes, organizational consent, federal tax ID, and, if desired, applications for S-Corp elections.

Not-for-Profit Corporation - $1750 + state and IRS fees
This package includes everything needed to incorporate and apply for 501(c) nonprofit status.

Benefit Corporation (B-Corp) in New York - $700 + state fees
This package includes incorporation plus B-Corp bylaws, initial minutes, organizational consent, federal tax ID, and, if desired, applications for S-Corp elections.

Small Business Start-Up Package - email us for more info
This package includes a company formation (partnership, sole proprietorship, corporation, or limited liability company) with relevant operating agreement, services agreements, trademark registration, federal tax ID, and, if necessary, DBA or trade name applications.

Joint Venture and Partnership Agreements - email us for more info
This package includes a company formation (partnership, sole proprietorship, corporation, or limited liability company) with relevant operating agreement, services agreements, trademark registration, federal tax ID, and, if necessary, DBA or trade name applications.

Equity and/or Debt Investment Agreements - email us for more info
Please contact us so we can discuss your options.

Trademark & Copyright (back)

Trademark Registration Application, including Office Action Responses - $675 + USPTO filing fees
This package includes a federal USPTO search, the trademark registration application, and responses to all office actions for an unopposed mark. If a mark is opposed and you wish to pursue it, our regular hourly rate will apply for dealing with the opposition proceedings.

Trademark Registration Application - $400 + USPTO filing fees
This package includes a federal USPTO search and preparation of the TM application. Our hourly fee will apply to Office Action Responses.

Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) Proceedings - email us for more info
If your trademark registration application has been opposed or is the subject of a cancellation petition, or if you would like to file an opposition against a trademark registration application or file a petition to cancel a trademark, we can represent you in the proceedings. Click here for our TTAB trademark prosecution history.

International Trademark Registration Applications - email us for more info

(please note: the cost associated with foreign trademark registration applications varies widely because the individual country filing fees fluxuate based on foreign currency exchange rates.)

We offer a package price that is based on the type of trademark you intend to apply for as well as the number of countries you intend to register it in. Most of our clients apply to register their trademarks in Canada, the European Union, Japan, China, and Australia.

Customs & Border Protection Trademark Recordation - email us for more info
We can record your trademark with the United States border authorities in an effort to prevent the importation of unauthorized goods that bear your trademark.

Import-Export consultation - email us for more info

Television & Film (back)

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(please note: sorry, but we do not shop scripts to agents or producers.)

Development or Co-Development Agreements
Writing Services Agreements
Personal Manager Agreements
Actor Services Agreements
Life Story Option Agreements
Screenplay Option Agreement
Literary Property Option Agreements
Production Agreements
Loan-Out Company Formation
Co-Production Agreements
Composer Agreements (TV/Film)
Director Agreements
Distribution Agreements
Writer Employment Agreements
Screenplay Co-Owner Agreements
Booking Agent Agreements

Publishing (back)

Publishing Agreements
Co-Author Agreements
Option Agreements
Copyright consultations
Distribution issues
Licensing

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Design & Fashion (back) (please also see Trademark & Copyright Registration)

Branding Development and Protection
We can help you protect the resources you invest in your branding efforts through our trademark, copyright, and licensing services. Please for more information.

Customs & Border Protection Trademark Recordation - email us for more info
We can record your trademark with the United States border authorities in an effort to prevent the importation of unauthorized goods that bear your trademark.

Import-Export consultation - email us for more info

Licensing Consultation

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Model Release Forms

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Design Protection Consultation

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Music (back)

Publishing Company Formation
Producer Agreements
Manager Agreements
Booking Agent Agreements
Band Partnership Agreements
Loan-Out Company Formation
Trademark Registration
Copyright Registration
Master Use Licenses
Synchronization Licenses

Record Label Start-Up Package email us for more info
This package includes everything you need to start your own record label, including company formation, federal tax ID, artist engagement agreements, record release agreements, distribution agreements, and more, depending on your needs.

Band Incorporation or Partnership
This package includes a company formation plus a band agreement, publishing and songwriter agreements, production agreements, session player agreements, trademark registration, federal tax ID, and, if desired, manager and booking agent agreements.