The Delaware Advantage

The state of Delaware is considered the best place in the world to form a business. Here's why, plus tips on how to maintain a Delaware company.

Delaware Introduces the Public Benefit LLC By Brett Melson Monday, November 26, 2018 DE PBC LLCMany entrepreneurs and investors are seeking to do good while profiting using a Delaware LLC. An LLC wishing to elect public benefit status must include a Public Benefit Statement in its Certificate of Formation... Read More
The Delaware Secretary of State By Michael Kupfer Monday, November 19, 2018 The Delaware Secretary of State, who leads the Delaware Department of State, is appointed by the state’s Governor and is typically one of the Governor’s top advisors. The office of the secretary and the department he or she leads is located in Delaware’s capital, Dover... Read More
Free Webinar on Forming Your Own Company By Michael Kupfer Tuesday, October 30, 2018 On November 14th, 2018 at 3:00 PM EST, Harvard Business Services, Inc. presents a free live webinar to help prospective business owners understand their options for creating a company and why Delaware is the premier choice for new company formations... Read More
The New Divisive Merger Provisions under Delaware Law By Brett Melson Monday, October 22, 2018 mergersUnder this provision, members of a limited liability company can develop a plan to divide a business and its assets and liabilities among two or more newly-created entities, with each business continuing independently... Read More
Why Incorporate in Delaware? [INFOGRAPHIC] By HBS Tuesday, October 9, 2018 why incorporate in delawareMinimal start-up costs, the most trusted corporate case law and the most flexible corporate laws in the country are just a few of the excellent reasons to incorporate in Delaware... Read More
What is a Delaware Statutory Trust? By Rick Bell Tuesday, September 4, 2018 Delaware statutory trustDelaware is one of the few states in America to have a statutory trust law. Most states still rely upon common law trusts... Read More
200,000 New Delaware Companies in 2017 By Brett Melson Tuesday, August 28, 2018 dover deDelaware’s 2017 Annual report from the Division of Corporations was just released and reaffirms why attorneys, accountants and business professionals continue to use Delaware for their corporation filings... Read More
Why Do So Many Companies Incorporate in Delaware? By Rick Bell Tuesday, August 14, 2018 why do so many companies incorporate in delawareYou do not need to visit Delaware in order to form a business in the state. Delaware's Division of Corporations is the best in the world at processing business formation filings quickly, and it encourages entrepreneurs from across the country and around the world to form their businesses here... Read More
The Pros and Cons of a Delaware Name Reservation By Andrew Millman Monday, August 6, 2018 The name reservation is an optional service used to reserve a company name with the State of Delaware Secretary of State Division of Corporation, in order to secure the name for an anticipated future-filing... Read More
What Is a Conformed Signature? By Devin Scott Tuesday, July 31, 2018 what is a conformed signatureA conformed signature indicates that a real signature has been used on the original document. Oftentimes, business transactions are done by smartphone while on the go. Many people know already that Delaware will accept faxed and emailed copies of documents that require signatures... Read More