The HBS Blog

The HBS Blog offers insight on Delaware corporations and LLCs as well as information about entrepreneurship, start-ups and general business topics.

Delaware Corporate Law Structure & the Corporate Veil By
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The corporate veil is essentially the concept that maintains corporate law throughout the world. Without the ability to act as its own entity, how else could companies transact business?.. Read More
Podcasts We Love: HBR IdeaCast By
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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 By
Equity Crowdfunding for Startups in Delaware
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 By
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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 By
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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
How to Register a Business in California By
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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 By
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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 By
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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) By
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Our infographic highlights the most important ten differences between non-profits and benefit corporations... Read More
How to Set Up A Non-Profit Corporation By
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Once you have set up a Delaware Exempt corporation—also known as a non-profit corporation—you will need to file an application for non-profit status with the IRS. Part of your application should include your non-profit corporation’s mission statement. The mission statement is generally a statement of what your organization wants and aims to accomplish... Read More