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SMALL BUSINESS LAW

Litigation, Trademarks, Compliance

Main Street has always been the fuel that drives this nation. From Mom & Pop corner stores to Silicon Valley Dot Com startups, entrepreneurs and small business innovators have shaped the landscape of America. However, very few people are equipped to travel this road alone.  That’s why whether you're already up and running or just getting started, Bexley & DeLoach is here to help. As small business legal professionals, Bexley & DeLoach understands the fundamental and essentials needs of small businesses. From providing services to businesses in every field across the state of Georgia to utilizing new technology to provide you with below-market rates, we are continually exploring ways to make our services work for you. 

SMALL BUSINESS SERVICES

Transparent pricing allows businesses to budget for success.

GEORGIA LLC FORMATION

Starting at $650 + Filing Fees

Includes: 

  • 30 minute Consultation

  • Securing Tax ID Number

  • Drafting Basic Operating Agreement

  • Serving as Registered Agent 

  • +$500 for 2 business-day approval

NON-GEORGIA LLC or 
CORPORATION FORMATION

Starting at $1,000 + Filing Fees

Includes: 

  • 60 minute Consultation

  • Securing Tax ID Number

  • Drafting Basic Operating Agreement

  • Serving as Registered Agent 

GEORGIA CORPORATION FORMATION

Starting at $850 + Filing Fees

Includes: 

  • 60 minute Consultation

  • Securing Tax ID Number

  • Drafting Basic Bylaws

  • Serving as Registered Agent 

  • +$500 for 2 business-day approval

 ESSENTIAL BUSINESS CONTRACTS

Starting at $300/contract

Sometimes a business just needs a professionally crafted agreement, but that agreement is either basic or will need to be used routinely.

Includes the following kinds of agreements:

  • Nondisclosure Agreement

  • Loan Agreement

  • Employee Agreement

  • Sales/Service Agreement

  • LLC Operating Agreement

  • Corporate Bylaws

Includes:

  • 30-minute consultation

  • First round of edits (additional edits will be billed at $300/hour.

Contract Templates

  • +$200 for a template in a PDF file

  • +$1,200 for a template in an MS Word file

 CUSTOM BUSINESS CONTRACT DRAFTING 

Starting at $300/hour (min. 3 hours)​

Some contracts have unique or complex aspects requiring the touch of an expert contract attorney to ensure that your interests are protected.  There is no such thing as an "unforeseen legal issue" when your attorney knows how to craft a proper business contract.

 CONTRACT REVIEW

Starting at $300 per contract

Contract Review

  • $300 to review 1-25 pages

  • $450 to review 26-50 pages

  • $600 to review 51-100 pages

  • Starting at $1,000 for 100+ pages

Includes:

  • 30-minute consultation after the contract is reviewed ($300/hour thereafter). 

  • +$500 for Certified opinion on letterhead

  • +300/hr for contract edits (MS Word format file required)

TRADEMARK SEARCHES

Starting at $450/search

Trademark Search & Analysis includes:

  • 30-minute consultation

  • $450 for a trade name or slogan

  • $900 for a logo

  • +$225 for each additional trade name or slogan

  • +$450 for each additional logo

  • 50% of fee is credited towards any trademark services retained within the next 10 business days

TRADEMARK REGISTRATION

Starting at $1,500/registration + fees

Trade Name Registration $1,500 + fees

Includes:

  • 30-minute consultation

  • One (1) International Class 

  • +$400 for each additional Class

  • Responding to one (1) office action

Slogan Registration $1,500 + fees

  • 30-minute consultation

  • One (1) International Class 

  • +$400 for each additional Class

  • Responding to one (1) office action

Logo TrademarkRegistration – $2,000 + fees

  • 30-minute consultation

  • One (1) International Class 

  • +$400 for each additional Class

  • Responding to one (1) office action

COPYRIGHT REGISTRATION

Starting at $225/registration + fees

Includes

  • Includes 30-minute consultation

  • Registration of 1 (one) original work

  • +$150 for each additional work

ADDITIONAL TRADEMARK SERVICES

Intent to Use Registrations

  • Same cost as Trademark Registration, but an includes the following additional costs 

  • +$600 every 6 months per Mark

  • +$300 for each additional class per Mark

Section 8 & 15 TM Renewal 

  • $1,000 per Mark

  • Includes 30-minute consultation

  • +$300 for each additional class per Mark

Responding to Office Action, Filing Notice of Opposition or Responding to Notice of Opposition

  • $400/hour, minimum $5,000 initial retainer

Sending Cease & Desist Letter for Trademark Infringement

  • $1,000/letter

  • Includes 30-minute consultation

  • Includes UPS overnight delivery

  • Includes one (1) follow up letter 

  • +$400 for each additional recipient

  • +$400 for each additional trademark

Trademark Infringement Litigation

  • $400/hour, minimum $10,000 initial retainer