Barbara Corcoran

Shark Tank: Are the deals for real? Can the Sharks back out?

Shark Tank Marc Cuban Barbara Corcoran Robert Herjavec

When Shark Tank shows us someone making the deal of a lifetime and getting big-time backing for their business, it really looks like we’re watching dreams come true. But, are those dreams too good to be true? Are the Shark Tank deals we see on TV binding? Do they hold up when the cameras are turned off or can the sharks renege? Have they ever backed out?