Entrepreneurs & Start-Ups

Entrepreneurs & Startups category: Here you will find a variety of blog posts about business topics related to your new company and challenges new business owners face.

Can I Appoint a Nominee for my EIN? By Justin Damiani Monday, July 5, 2021 QAWhile a "nominee" is someone who is given limited authority to act on behalf of an entity, usually for a limited period of time, and usually during the formation of the entity, the "principal officer, general partner," required for an EIN, as defined by the IRS, is the true "responsible party" for the entity, instead of a nominee... Read More
You Incorporated Your Startup Company - Now What? By Andrew Millman Tuesday, June 15, 2021 what to do after i form a companyForming a business entity is just the beginning. There are many pivotal steps you’ll need to take before your new company can start doing business... Read More
What to Consider When Naming a Company By Andrew Millman Tuesday, March 23, 2021 what to know when naming a companyWe can check the company name for any Delaware startup, and typically receive a definitive answer on whether or not it contains any restricted words and if the proposed company name will get approved by the Delaware Division of Corporations... Read More
What Does Every Startup Need? By HBS Tuesday, March 16, 2021 What Does Every Startup NeedCertain paperwork should be completed and submitted to the state of incorporation before a startup begins doing business... Read More
Have You Lost Your EIN number? By Devin Scott Monday, March 8, 2021 If you need to find your EIN number, also known as an Employer Identification Number or Federal Tax ID number, we recommend a few helpful avenues that can help you to avoid long waits... Read More
Four Unusual Questions from Our Clients By HBS Tuesday, February 23, 2021 We communicate with our clients around the world frequently and our team is accustomed to fielding questions on all aspects of starting and maintaining a Delaware company. Still, there are the occasional questions that catch us off guard... Read More
Board Requirements for Seeking Expert Advice By Brett Melson Monday, February 8, 2021 Directors often rely on experts in making decisions, to comply with their fiduciary duty of care in becoming adequately informed. This article discusses when a director may successfully claim reliance on experts in avoiding liability for a breach of his or her fiduciary duty of care... Read More
Who Qualifies for the New (2021) PPP Loans? By Devin Scott Monday, February 1, 2021 Any small business with 500 or fewer employees may be eligible. This includes small businesses, S corporations, C corporations, LLCs, private nonprofits, faith-based organizations, tribal groups and veteran groups... Read More
When Do You Need a Business License for Your Company? By HBS Tuesday, October 27, 2020 Do I need a business licenseNo matter what type of business you own—whether it’s in a physical storefront or based online—and regardless if it’s a small or large company, you are going to need to obtain and maintain a business license (possibly more than one)... Read More
6 Benefits of Registering Your Trademark By Brett Melson Tuesday, September 8, 2020 should I register my trademarkA trademark is typically the business name or company logo; it is important to have a unique, memorable name or emblem so your customers can easily identify your business amongst your competitors... Read More