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.

Which Companies Are Physically Based in Delaware? By Michael Kupfer Monday, June 8, 2020 We cover the various reasons why Delaware is the most popular choice for incorporation elsewhere on this site, but here we’ll take a look at some of the noteworthy and well-known companies with their base of operations within Delaware’s state borders... Read More
Delaware Foreign Qualification for Out-of-State Companies By Andrew Millman Monday, May 25, 2020 Even though we specialize in Delaware companies, if you need foreign qualification for your non-Delaware entity to be authorized to do business in the State of Delaware, we can help... Read More
Where Should I Form My Company? By Rick Bell Monday, April 6, 2020 If you were forming a local plumbing firm, I would say form it in your home state, but if you’re out to build a business that will be global in nature and scale up to what might now seem like a mighty dream, then Delaware is the only way to go... Read More
Converting a Non-U.S. Entity to a Delaware Corporation By Justin Damiani Tuesday, March 31, 2020 We have recently received numerous requests from clients based outside of the United States regarding converting, or “domesticating,” their already existing company based in another country into Delaware... Read More
Nevada Corporate Law: Embracing the Reckless Fiduciary By Jarrod Melson Monday, March 30, 2020 A recent Nevada Supreme Court decision held that an officer or director of a Nevada corporation can act in a grossly negligent, uninformed, careless, or even reckless manner and still not violate his or her fiduciary duty of care to the company and the shareholders... Read More
What Is a Conformed Signature? By Devin Scott Tuesday, February 25, 2020 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
Free Webinar: How and Why to Start a Delaware Company By Michael Kupfer Tuesday, January 14, 2020 Start with a BANG – by starting your own business! In this 60-minute interactive session, Harvard’s President, Michael Bell, will explain how to start a Delaware company and why Delaware is the popular choice for so many entrepreneurs... Read More
The Marijuana Industry Continues to Grow By Andrew Millman Monday, September 9, 2019 Marijuana industry continues to growThe marijuana market is among the fastest growing industries in the US. Medical marijuana is booming and recreational legalization isn’t far behind, with several states already ahead of the game. As a result, more and more clients are forming Delaware companies to take advantage of this expanding industry... Read More
Facebook is a Delaware Corporation By HBS Tuesday, September 3, 2019 Facebook is a Delaware companyLearn about Facebook's historical value, their 2012 IPO, and how being a Delaware company enabled Mark Zuckerberg to retain his control of the company while issuing shares to the public... Read More
Delaware Guidelines Regarding Entity Names Continue to Evolve By Justin Damiani Monday, August 19, 2019 When naming your new company, you create the foundation of your brand identity. The company name will also need to meet the standards of Delaware Law during the approval process and not mislead the public in regards to the nature of business of the entity... Read More