Business Strategies

Learn how to incorporate your Delaware business as well as tips, suggestions and smart business ideas for you to utlize before and after incorporating a company in Delaware.

Companies Are Adopting Poison Pills – Coronavirus Revives an 80’s Classic By Jarrod Melson Monday, July 6, 2020 The poison pill is one of the most widely-used and popular protective measures used to combat hostile takeovers of companies. When triggered, it causes the target to issue a large amount of stock to the public at below-market prices, diluting the position of the potential acquirer and making a successful hostile takeover more expensive and time-consuming... Read More
Doing Business in D.C.: Ownership Disclosure Required By Jarrod Melson Monday, June 29, 2020 This article focuses upon the disclosure obligation and its attack on active and passive owners’ and investors’ much-valued privacy in operating a business or making an investment... Read More
Set Up A Non-Profit Corporation in Delaware By Jeremy Reed Tuesday, June 23, 2020 How to Set Up A Non-profit CorporationOnce 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
What is a DBA, or Doing Business As? By Andrew Millman Tuesday, June 9, 2020 what is a DBA?Business owners often choose to operate under multiple, different names for a number of different ventures. For example, ABC Company, Inc. may find the need to set up multiple, different DBAs using the names XYZ Landscaping, Inc. and 123 Construction, Inc... Read More
How Exchange Rates Affect Your Business By Gregg Schoenberg Tuesday, April 28, 2020 How do foreign exchange markets work? What are their effects on business owners? Here's how fluctuations in the exchange rates affect your business... Read More
Contractual Non-Performance in the Age of Pandemic By Jarrod Melson Monday, April 20, 2020 Work and travel restrictions, quarantines, and the slowing pace of manufacturing and distribution of goods has led to a worldwide question that applies on a scope never before contemplated – How does COVID-19 affect performance under contracts?.. Read More
Cash Reserves: How Much Does Your Business Need? By Gregg Schoenberg Tuesday, March 17, 2020 how much in cash reserves does my company needHow much money in cash reserves should your company have? There is no one-size-fits-all answer to this question... Read More
How to Verify Your Business Address with TransferWise By Justin Damiani Monday, March 9, 2020 Many of our international clients have chosen to work with TransferWise for their banking needs. When opening and verifying your business account, TransferWise will ask for some information and documentation for your company... Read More
What Is the Corporate Transparency Act of 2019? By Jarrod Melson Monday, March 2, 2020 If the Act becomes law, any new U.S. corporation or LLC would be required (a) to make a filing under the Act providing information about its beneficial owner(s) or (b) qualify for an exemption from filing... Read More
Making Changes to Your Delaware Company By HBS Wednesday, February 26, 2020 In this 60-minute webinar, complete with transcript Harvard Business Services' Brett Melson and Jarrod Melson discuss the process and nuances of making a variety of changes to a Delaware LLC or corporation... Read More