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.

How to Fix Business Mistakes in a Delaware Corporation By Brett Melson Monday, September 19, 2016 how to fix business mistakes in a delaware corporationDrafting corporate resolutions, recording meeting minutes and tracking stock available for issuance is sometimes seen as a distraction from the company’s primary focus of pursuing its business plan and achieving its goals... Read More
Business Dissolution: Two Ways to Go About It By Amy Fountain Tuesday, September 13, 2016 how to close a companyWhen a Delaware company is no longer viable, there are two options available to the company owner in order to complete a business dissolution. One approach is to file the proper cancellation (for an LLC) or dissolution (for a corporation) documents with the state of Delaware to formally close the company... Read More
Doing Business in Maryland as a Delaware LLC By Devin Scott Monday, September 12, 2016 delaware llc doing business in marylandMaryland, like many other states, has an application process and a state fee for Delaware companies that operate there. The process in which a Delaware LLC registers in Maryland is called Foreign Qualification... Read More
Comparing Delaware Registered Agent Fees [Infographic] By Veselin Ganev, Meri Weiss Monday, September 5, 2016 Delaware Registered Agent serviceNeed a Delaware Registered Agent? We offer the best, cheapest service & we guarantee your Registered Agent Fee won’t increase: $50 GUARANTEED... Read More
How to Choose a Delaware Registered Agent By Amy Fountain Tuesday, August 30, 2016 how to choose the best delaware registered agentDelaware law dictates that every Delaware company (whether a corporation, LLC, LP, non-profit corporation or a public benefit corporation) must appoint a Registered Agent. Whether you are forming a new business entity or need to find an alternate Registered Agent for an existing company, there are plenty of Delaware Registered Agents available... Read More
Podcasts We Love: 5 Reasons Not to Sell Your Business By Veselin Ganev Monday, August 29, 2016 business podcastsOur featured podcast this month is called Tropical MBA and is the brainchild of authors Dan Andrews and Ian Schoen. Episodes of their show have been used and integrated into business school curriculums across the United States... Read More
Advantages & Disadvantages of a Delaware Series LLC By Brett Melson Tuesday, August 23, 2016 benefits of a Delaware Series LLCThere are several advantages to a Delaware series LLC, which is why so many people inquire about the structure of the Delaware series LLC. In a series LLC, owners need only form one LLC; they can then establish any number of separate series internally, without any additional expenses for the creation of an these individual series... Read More
Trustpilot Honors Delawareinc By Rick Bell, Meri Weiss Monday, August 22, 2016 trustpilot reviewsTrustpilot recently announced that delawareinc (Harvard Business Services, Inc.) has achieved its “Milestone Award” for getting more than 500 reviews with a 9.7 TrustScore (out of 10). Only 15 companies have achieved such a score in Harvard’s category... Read More
Delaware Certificate of Good Standing: FAQs By Michael Bell Tuesday, August 16, 2016 Delaware Certificate of Good StandingBanks, angel investors, VC investors and other reasons you may need a Certificate of Good Standing. This certified document, which is produced by the Delaware Secretary of State’s office, is required for real estate closings as well as accounting and legal matters... Read More
Elon: Tesla, SpaceX & the Quest for a Fantastic Future By Rick Bell Monday, August 15, 2016 elon musk tesla spacexElon Musk’s trajectory into the superstar entrepreneur spotlight has been relatively recent compared to Steve Jobs and Bill Gates. He was just ten years old when the PC was introduced into mainstream culture, but even at ten he showed unmistakable signs of greatness... Read More