The HBS Blog offers insight on Delaware corporations and LLCs as well as information about entrepreneurship, start-ups and general business topics.
Podcasts We Love: HBR IdeaCast
Monday, July 25, 2016
The HBR IdeaCast is a weekly audio podcast that brings together the analysis and advice of the leading minds in management brought to life by Harvard Business Review... Read More
Equity Crowdfunding for Startups in Delaware
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
The General Assembly of the state of Delaware recently approved, unanimously, legislation that will legalize equity crowdfunding for startups in Delaware.
This means that both startups and small businesses will have increased access to investors and, as a result, increased access to capital. At the same time, House Bill 327 will allow more Delaware residents—regular people, not millionaires—to invest in Delaware startups and reap the benefits of early stage investors... Read More
Company Structure: Corporation
Monday, July 18, 2016
The Delaware General Corporation Law is flexible with respect to the type and number of officers a Delaware corporation must appoint.
The applicable portion of the Delaware Corporation Law provides that a Delaware corporation shall have “such officers with such titles and duties as shall be stated in the bylaws or in a resolution of the Board of Directors which is not inconsistent with the bylaws.”.. Read More
U.S. Company Formations for Non-Residents
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
The Delaware Corporate Law structure does not impose restrictions on foreign ownership or management. It also does not require a Delaware LLC to maintain any physical presence in the state of Delaware other than a Registered Office and Registered Agent... Read More
Delaware LLC Ownership: Units
Monday, July 11, 2016
One of the key components of the Delaware LLC that makes it so popular is that the ownership, membership, management and operations of the LLC are all handled internally, via the LLC Operating Agreement... Read More
How to Register a Business in California
Tuesday, July 5, 2016
If your corporation or LLC generates income or maintains tangible property in California, you are doing business there and will need to foreign qualify your company... Read More
The Mobile Business Evolution
Monday, July 4, 2016
In general, when you hear about entrepreneurs starting a new business, people tend to think of a storefront, office space or even a warehouse.
Entrepreneurs usually rent a space and begin setting up shop for the sales or service that they provide. This is very common, but may not be cost efficient for some businesses... Read More
The Best Delaware Mail Forwarding Services
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Our unique mail services provide you with a U.S. mailing address, and then we accept your business letter and/or courier mail... Read More
Non-Profit vs Benefit Corporation (Infographic)
Veselin Ganev, Meri Weiss
Monday, June 27, 2016
Our infographic highlights the most important ten differences between non-profits and benefit corporations... Read More
Is an LLC a corporation? What's the Difference?
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Why is Google a corporation and YouTube an LLC? Both, of course, chose Delaware as their corporate home, even though they are headquartered elsewhere.
So why did Google choose to form as a corporation and YouTube as an LLC?.. Read More