? Peter Myerson | Cohan Rasnick Myerson Plaut LLP
Peter Myerson

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Peter Myerson assists small and mid-sized companies as well as entrepreneurs and other individuals with their legal matters and business issues. Peter’s goal is to add legal and business value to his clients. His experience as a lawyer covers many disciplines; he is frequently used as outside general counsel for companies which do not have inhouse legal staff. He advises clients on a wide variety of corporate business and contract matters including transactions involving technology, software, product licensing and transfers, business acquisitions and mergers, security regulation, venture capital, commercial financing, trade secrets, and matters involving key employees.

He has extensive experience in organizational formation as well as with shareholder and owner disputes. Many of his clients own or license proprietary technology or software. He is skilled in dealing with intellectual property matters including obtaining protections through appropriate agreements with employees, inventors and others and through overseeing the patent/trade secret process. His legal practice includes representation of publicly traded corporations in dealing with 1933 Securities Act and 1934 Exchange Act matters.

He works with domestic and foreign clients with respect to issues involved in setting up, developing and enhancing businesses. Building international business relationships is replete with contractual, pricing, incorporation, tax and other legal issues. Peter is actively involved in attracting European and Canadian companies to New England. In this connection he was a long term member of Galexy, an international association of lawyers (www.galexy.eu), and still maintains an affiliation.

Peter has extensive experience with the Sarbanes-Oxley Act. He provides expertise on the issues of director independence.

Currently Peter is having fun as co-host and guest speaker on the radio show, Radio Entrepreneurs (www.radioentrepreneurs.com). The radio show is dedicated to sharing stories of entrepreneurship.

Listen to Radio Entrepreneurs Monday-Friday 6:00-7:00 PM on: WBNW 1120, WPLM 1390, WESO 970. On the web at www.radioentrepreneurs.com. Smart phone app at Money Matters. The show features entrepreneurs and expert business reporters.

Listen here as Peter discusses non-competition agreements, non-disclosure agreements and protection of intellectual property on his radio show.

Listen here as Peter discusses how to choose a lawyer on his radio show.

He is a graduate of the University of Michigan and Boston College Law School.