Business Dispute blog
Jeff Coppaken

Are you a business owner in the Kansas City metro? If you answered yes, you are more than likely involved in one or more contractual relationships. From corporate governance documents, purchase agreements, employment contracts, rental agreements to contracts with suppliers, there are many contractual obligations that go along with being a business owner. Most business relationships start off well, two or more parties come together and have one or more common goals, thus forming a relationship.
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GDPR blog
Jeff Coppaken

You may be asking yourself what is GDPR (General Data Protection Regulations), why am I hearing about it so much and how does it apply to my Kansas City area business. On May 25, 2018 these regulations will be going in to affect, and as an attorney that specializes in business law I anticipate many of the organizations that I do business with to seek guidance on how to make sure they are in compliance.
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Commercial Lease blog image2
Jeff Coppaken

Here in Kansas City, new strip malls, offices, and residential buildings seem to pop up around every corner. Investing in real estate and acting as a landlord can be an incredibly fulfilling and lucrative opportunity for many people, but there are quite a few things one should consider before signing a commercial lease to a residential or commercial tenant.
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Coppaken Law Firm OVERLAND PARK KS
Jeff Coppaken

Recently, I was approached by a business owner in the Kansas City area looking for legal advice on acquiring another business. It allowed me to reflect on the value M&As have in our business world and inspired me to offer insight to those looking to merge or acquire.
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Jeff Coppaken

In the Kansas City area there are many opportunities for business professionals to network. Networking is one of the most valuable uses of my time in terms of personal fulfillment. Meeting new people and learning about what is going on in the Kansas City business community might just be my favorite hobby!
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Clearingupconfusion_blogpost
Jeff Coppaken

Is your business ready for a move? Is it time to sign a new or first lease? Or is it time to take on a tenant? If the thought of researching a commercial lease makes your head spin, you’re not alone.
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changingownership_blogpost
Jeff Coppaken

A change of ownership can represent an exciting time for a business. Businesses in Kansas City are constantly changing ownership structures for many different reasons...
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