Scheef & Stone, L.L.P. is one of the only full-service law firms in the United States that offers comprehensive legal representation to start-up and established direct sales, multi-level, and network marketing companies. The firm offers advice and guidance on independent distributor agreements, distributor policies and procedures, and sales force compensation plans. Scheef & Stone, L.L.P. also advises direct sales clients on state and federal regulatory issues, including the use of endorsements and testimonials in advertising, state registration requirements, and business opportunity laws. The firm assists companies in negotiating and drafting supply agreements, hotel and venue agreements, and vendor contracts. Scheef & Stone, L.L.P. is a supplier member of the Direct Selling Association.