The HBS Blog offers insight on Delaware corporations and LLCs as well as information about entrepreneurship, startups, cryptocurrency, venture capitalism and general business topics.
Business License or LLC? Which Comes First?
Sunday, January 29, 2023
Obtaining a business license is not the same as forming an LLC or other legal entity for your business. Whereas the license approves your specific business in a certain jurisdiction, an LLC provides an official, legally-recognized business structure... Read More
Business Bank Accounts for Delaware Companies
Tuesday, January 24, 2023
If you own a Delaware LLC or corporation, here’s what banks typically require in order to open a business bank account... Read More
What is a Delaware Statutory Trust?
Monday, January 23, 2023
Delaware is one of the few states in America to have a statutory trust law. Most states still rely upon common law trusts, which have many outdated rules that can create uncertainty about a number of legal aspects of the trust... Read More
Convert an LLC or Corporation to a Delaware Company
Tuesday, January 17, 2023
Convert your existing LLC or corporation to a Delaware company. We’ll assist you with the conversion filing and prepare and file a Delaware Certificate of Formation or Certificate of Incorporation with the state... Read More
Operating in Iowa with a Delaware LLC or Corporation
Monday, January 16, 2023
Harvard Business Services will prepare the application, send to you for signature, obtain the Certificate of Good Standing from Delaware and file the completed package with Iowa... Read More
Routine Filings that Clients Sometimes Neglect
Tuesday, January 10, 2023
Some Delaware business filings need to be replicated when making a name change, dissolving a business or changing entity type. Learn more in our blog... Read More
Board Requirements for Seeking Expert Advice
Monday, January 9, 2023
Directors often rely on experts in making decisions, to comply with their fiduciary duty of care in becoming adequately informed. This article discusses when a director may successfully claim reliance on experts in avoiding liability for a breach of his or her fiduciary duty of care... Read More
What to Know about a Limited Liability Partnership
Tuesday, January 3, 2023
A limited liability partnership is a general partnership that has elected to be treated as a limited liability partnership under Delaware law. An LLP is not set forth in a separate portion of the Delaware code; instead, the laws governing the features of an LLP are the same as those governing general partnerships... Read More
Who Can Be a Member of an LLC?
Monday, January 2, 2023
Anyone in the world can be a member of a Delaware LLC. Generally, the members of an LLC are individuals, but it doesn’t stop there. Many people opt to set up the Delaware LLC with another company as the member. This can be a corporation, Limited Partnership or even another Delaware LLC... Read More
Fun Facts About Naming Your Delaware Company
Tuesday, December 20, 2022
Learn some interesting facts about choosing a Delaware company name. Find out some of the rules and requirements for corporate endings and symbol usage... Read More