Posted by Meri Weiss
What Are a Corporate Secretary’s Responsibilities? Monday, November 6, 2017

Many people think a Corporate Secretary’s role is merely to take and record meeting minutes. While doing so is, indeed, one of the Corporate Secretary’s responsibilities, it is nowhere near the entirety of this pivotal role.... Continue Reading

Posted In: About Corporations

Form a Delaware Company for Your Cryptocurrency Venture Monday, October 9, 2017

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Zcash, Litecoin and others—cryptocurrency may be how we spend and send money in the near future. There are tons of apps, software programs and storage sites already—do you have a cryptocurrency startup idea?... Continue Reading

Posted In: Entrepreneurs & Start-Ups

Venture Capitalists and Entrepreneurs Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Venture Capitalists invest in burgeoning industries that are on a clear upswing, such as tech, SEO and biotech companies. They tend to invest in companies in the middle stages—after the shaky, risky early phase yet before the soaring, competitive phase.... Continue Reading

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Is a Corporate Kit Really Necessary? Monday, September 18, 2017

Not only is a Corporate Kit a safe, orderly location in which to house all your company’s documents but many of those documents can be utilized in court, if the need ever arises. Maintaining your company’s Corporate Kit makes sense, on all levels.... Continue Reading

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Business Resources for Women Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Two steps forward, one step back: this adage can describe most social, political, economic, educational and business advances by women.... Continue Reading

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Why Venture Capitalists Prefer Delaware C-Corps Monday, September 4, 2017

The first requirement of every serious investor, angel investor and Venture Capitalist is the same: your company must be a Delaware C corporation before they will even consider investing in it.... Continue Reading

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Why Delaware Corporate Law Matters So Much Monday, July 24, 2017

It’s a fact that Delaware is the Incorporation Capital of the World, but how has Delaware’s corporate law affected the business world, and why?... Continue Reading

Posted In: Business Strategies

Delaware Moves toward Blockchain Technology Monday, June 19, 2017

Blockchain technology and the Delaware Blockchain Initiative are going to digitize many corporate transactions, making it easier and faster to transfer assets among companies, people, banks and law firms.... Continue Reading

Posted In: The Delaware Advantage

Why Startups Should Consider Using Bitcoin Monday, April 10, 2017

Bitcoin is a type of digital currency in which encryption techniques are utilized to regulate the generation of unites of currency and verify the transfer of funds, without any bank, financial institution or government involvement.... Continue Reading

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Proof Delaware Is The Most Corporate-Friendly State Monday, February 13, 2017

The Delaware Division of Corporations 2015 Annual Report is out and proves, yet again, that Delaware is the best state to incorporate your business in.... Continue Reading

Posted In: The Delaware Advantage

The History of the Delaware Court of Chancery Monday, January 23, 2017

The Court of Chancery possesses, and relies on, many years of judicial precedents; it is these judicial precedents that the founders and CEO’s of some of the world’s biggest and most successful companies are seeking when they incorporate in Delaware.... Continue Reading

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1099 Form: When and Why to Use It Tuesday, January 3, 2017

The most common use of a 1099 is for freelancers to report the earnings from independent contractor work. Its function is similar to a W-2 for an employee.... Continue Reading

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Business Resources for Minority Entrepreneurs Tuesday, December 6, 2016

As champions of start-up companies, we are always looking for ways to help entrepreneurs, especially those who are underrepresented. We are pleased to share the following guide, our first (but not last) Business Resources for Minority Entrepreneurs.... Continue Reading

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What is a Certified B Corporation? Monday, October 10, 2016

B Lab is a non-profit corporation that certifies B Corporations—it offers a variety of support, varying from access to the Certified B Corp logo to introducing new Certified B companies to a large, lively community of other Certified B Corporations.... Continue Reading

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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.... Continue Reading

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