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A Shareholders Agreement Primer: The Corporate Pre-Nuptial Agreement

February 2017 - VC-List
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by Chris Hewitt, published in VC-List

A shareholders agreement, and its close cousin, the limited liability company (LLC) operating agreement, can best be thought of as a prenuptial agreement among business partners. Sure, everyone loves everyone else, the business is going to be a smashing success, and everyone is going to make lots of money both during your ownership and when you sell—until it doesn’t.

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