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The Law Offices of John S. Saletta P.C.

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Corporations And Business Law


We provide counsel to small and large businesses from their formation to their dissolution, including assistance with associated tax, securities and employment issues. The firm has been instrumental in the creation of a number of business entities, and has negotiated and drafted leases, as well as stockholder, financing and security interest agreements. Additionally, we have helped with commercial transactions, and have crafted documents defining employment, nondisclosure, consulting and independent contractor relationships. Through counseling and litigation, the firm also has helped resolve trade secret, unfair competition and related disputes.

We handle all aspects of corporate law, including but not limited to:  acting as our clients' registered agents, preparing annual minutes, mergers, public listings, etc., in conjunction with our other associates.  We also prepare and represent Limited Liability Corporations and Limited Liability Partnerships, as well as General Partnerships.


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Intellectual Property


The firm has a dynamic, sophisticated information technology and entertainment law practice, representing individuals and start-up companies, as well as large institutions. We work with songwriters, musicians, and visual and performance artists, in addition to software, multimedia and Internet companies. With extensive legislative and policy experience, we also provide lobbying and related support to institutions and industry groups. The firm's work involves primarily transactional, counseling and policy assistance to its clients, but we also have broad litigation experience and can call upon a network of other attorneys. Finally, we have performed numerous intellectual property audits for both creators and users.

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Computer & Technology Law


The firm has vast experience with computer and high-technology issues, providing assistance to organizations acquiring or furnishing technology. We represent individuals and entities in software development and licensing, in mask work registration and counseling, with acquisition and asset purchase agreements, with Internet web site, hosting and service agreements, with multimedia and new use agreements, with electronic commerce contracts, and with Y2K issues. With expertise in the contract, corporate, intellectual property, litigation and tax issues that result from computer and technology law, we provide full-service support to entrepreneurs and established companies.

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Estate Planning

    The Law Firm of John Saletta  prepares everything from simple wills to sophisticated estate plans which include: Revocable Living Living Trusts, Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts, various Generation-Skipping Trusts, Charitable Remainder Trusts, Qualified Personal Residence Trusts, and more.  We also prepare Family Limited Partnerships and similar vehicles for the reduction of estate taxes and improved gifting.  Over the years we have saved clients and their families millions of dollars in estate taxes.  Our main goal is creating the greatest comfort level possible for our clients and their families

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Our litigation practice encompasses the broad range of legal issues confronting contemporary creators and businesses. We have litigated administrative, commercial, contract, and discrimination cases, as well as intellectual property, unfair competition and related business torts. Through an extensive network of other attorneys, we are able to provide expertise in, and cost-effective resolution of, most disputes. We are also adept at securing favorable settlements in most cases prior to trial.

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Administrative Law


Our firm has significant experience representing clients before government agencies and tribunals in a wide variety of cases. With extensive public sector legal experience, we are highly skilled at navigating clients through administrative mazes, whether a case involves legislation or litigation. In our administrative practice, we have assisted clients with a myriad of issues, ranging from agency employment discrimination proceedings to intellectual property legislative work. We are available to provide assistance to entrepreneurs as well as institutions.

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Real Estate Law

We deal in all aspects of real estate law including: real estate closings, commercial buildings, shopping centers, real estate developments, etc.  We also draft and prepare all forms of leases, option agreements and other related real estate documentation. 


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