Wholey Moley, Inc.
Wholey Moley, Inc, a manufacturing company that engages in selling different products for garden pests is planning to sell the company to Roadkill Cafe. The boss of the company, Bruce D., had a hand shake agreement with the Roadkill cafe owner. The agreement is that, Roadkill will buy Whole Moey at price of $50,000 and get a net profit of 30% in the First year, 20% in the second and third year, and 10% in the forth and fifth year.
The other clause to be included in the agreement is that Roadkill will employ Wholey Moley’s president for five years as a chief operating officer for a salary and profits sharing and benefits in addition. He will be given a retirement benefit at the end of the five years, that will be based on the realized increase in profits. The sale of the Wholey Moley include inventory, goodwill, the customer lists and other assets held by the company. The task is to draft a contract between the two companies.
Business Purchase Agreement Dated As of August 28, 2008.
Parties: Wholey MoleyInc. and Road Killer Cafe.
Sectors: Retail selling
Governing Law: Pennsylvania, United States of America.
Business Purchase Agreement Between Road Killer Cafe, the purchase, and Wholey Moley, Inc, the Seller:
Wholey Moley is selling its Business to Road Killer Cafe for the terms and conditions as provided in the clauses as provided below:
Wholey Moley boss, Mr. Bruce D. has offered to sell Wholey Moley business to Road Killer. The sell involves the selling of the whole business assets to Road killer.
Road Killer will buy Wholey Moley at a price of $ 50, 000.
In addition to the $50, 000, Road Killer will share its net income with Wholey Moley for the following five years after sealing the contract. The net income portion of 30% will be disseminated to the Wholey Moley in the first year, 20% will be disseminated in the second and third year. For the fourth and fifth year, Wholey Moley owners will be given 10% of the income statement.
Clause Four : Terms and conditions of Making Payments
Clause Four: Absorbing of the current staff
Roadkill will absorb Wholey Moley’s President, Bruce D. into its workforce. Bruce D. will work at a capacity of a Chief Operating Officer for a duration of five years. He will be entitled to a salary of .
Bruce D. will be entitled to profit sharing and benefits and Retirement bonus. The retirement benefits will be based on the increase in profits. The retirement will be at a proportion of  , and it will be paid at 
Clause Five: Assets involved in the sale
The sale will include the transfer of assets that include; inventory, the customers lists, the company’s goodwill, the company’s debts among other assets owned by Wholey Moley.
Clause Six: The transfer of the assets
Clause Seven: Making changes on the Agreement
Changes will be made on the agreements set above on the consent of all the parties that are involved in the contract (Clark, 2005).
Clark, D. (2005). Introduction to the Law of the United States. Kluwer Law International. pp 285.
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