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.

Advantages of a Delaware Close Corporation By Devin Scott Tuesday, November 24, 2015 advantages of a close corporationA General Corporation can have as many shareholders as it sees fit. With a Close Corporation, there are restrictions on the sale or transfer of stock. The sale or transfer of stock in a Close Corporation can be restricted by the Right of First Refusal clause... Read More
Competitive Intelligence Research Leads to Success By Brett Melson Monday, November 23, 2015 competitive intelligence researchBusiness owners can dominate their industries by utilizing competitive intelligence research in order to acquire an advantage over the competition... Read More
Successful Entrepreneurs Blog Series: Jamu Juice By Christina Cornelius Tuesday, November 17, 2015 We interview successful entrepreneurs to find out what choices they made for their companies, and why. | Harvard Business Services, Inc... Read More
FBAR Filing and FATCA Reporting By Devin Scott Monday, November 16, 2015 FBAR filing and FATCA reportingFBAR filing and FATCA reporting are not the same thing, though they are related. Learn the difference, and who should file which one... Read More
New GI Bill Aims to Help Entrepreneurial Veterans By Jeremy Reed Tuesday, November 10, 2015 Veteran EntrepreneursThe Veterans Entrepreneurial Act (Vet Act) of 2015 will allow eligible veterans to access GI Bill funding as seed money for new businesses as opposed to using it for college tuition... Read More
LLC Operating Agreement: Family Business By Brett Melson Tuesday, November 3, 2015 llc operating agreement for a family businessA Delaware LLC can be very flexible when it comes to preserving ownership in the family business you've worked so hard to create. In fact, an LLC has the potential to preserve ownership for future decades... Read More
2015 Year-End Savings | Harvard Business Services, Inc. By Michael Bell Sunday, November 1, 2015 End 2015 and start 2016 on a high note by starting your own business! Form a Delaware LLC or corporation online today with Harvard Business Services, Inc... Read More
How to Run a Shareholder Meeting By Jeremy Reed Tuesday, October 27, 2015 How to run a shareholder meeting, including topics to discuss, what to vote on, who must be present and when to hold the required annual meeting... Read More
Change Your Company’s Number of Authorized Shares By Devin Scott Monday, October 26, 2015 As your company grows, you may want to alter the amount of authorized shares. You can do this with an amendment to your Articles of Incorporation... Read More
Dangers of Being Your Own Registered Agent By Amy Fountain Tuesday, October 20, 2015 being your own registered agenIt may seem appealing, but being your own Registered Agent can cause a load of problems that can be avoided if you hire a professional Registered Agent... Read More