Share sale and purchase agreements
These share sale agreements are for the purchase or sale of less than full ownership of any private limited company. They are suitable whether you are the buyer or the seller as they can easily be adapted to favour either side. In particular, we include a menu of 140 warranties that should protect and reassure any buyer.
This agreement is for the sale of shares in a private company in any industry for cash. It includes a less extensive selection of warranties than other shares sale agreements we offer, making it suitable for transactions where the risks to the buyer are lower: such as when the buyer is familiar with the company, or when the seller is trusted.
This is an agreement for the sale of a majority or a minority shareholding in a private company for cash (rather than shares). The company could be in any industry, and the seller and the buyer could be private individuals or other companies. The document comes with an extensive choice of warranties designed to protect the value of your investment and give you the greatest legal advantage.
Share subscription agreement for new shares. Full buyer protection. To create majority or minority shareholding. Any industry. Full version, options for extensive warranties by other shareholders. Retention against poor performance. Other versions available.
This is a simple subscription agreement for new shares where the buyer does not need extensive warranties about the state of the company. He or she is likely to be very familiar already with the company, trust the existing shareholders, or be buying in at a price which lowers the risks significantly. This is therefore an ideal document for situations such as: additional equity investment by an existing shareholder, employee buy-ins, or bringing in a relative into a family business. The document is suitable for companies in any industry and for subscriptions of any size.
Shares purchase and subscription agreement for new shares. New shareholder subscribes for new holding but also buys some shares from other shareholders. To create majority or minority shareholding. Full buyer protection. Full version, options for extensive warranties by other shareholders. Option for claw-back against poor performance. Option for guarantor. Other document versions available.
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