The HBS Blog

The HBS Blog offers insight on Delaware corporations and LLCs as well as information about entrepreneurship, startups, cryptocurrency, venture capitalism and general business topics.

Business License or LLC? Which Comes First? By
Obtaining a business license is not the same as forming an LLC or other legal entity for your business. Whereas the license approves your specific business in a certain jurisdiction, an LLC provides an official, legally-recognized business structure... Read More
How to Find Angel Investors By
how to find angel investors
When you’re just starting out and looking for investors for your new company, forget the standard sources of capital; forget the banks; forget the Venture Capital firms; forget the finance companies; and forget the Small Business Association... Read More
Change of Ownership For an LLC Is Easy in Delaware By
change of ownership for an llc
Change of ownership for an LLC can be complicated and requires costly amendments in most U.S. states. However, not in the state of Delaware. Unlike other states, Delaware requires very little information to be made public in order to form an LLC... Read More
Who Is Harvard Business Services, Inc.? By At our core, we are a Delaware Registered Agent and incorporation specialist. We help entrepreneurs create LLCs, corporations and limited partnerships to structure their business into a legal entity... Read More
Company Formation Documents, Defined By
company formation documents
Each business entity requires different company formation documents upon incorporation. Here's what you need to know about them... Read More
Best States for Business, Ranked by Lawyers By
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The 2019 Lawsuit Climate Survey “Ranking the States: A Survey of the Fairness and Reasonableness of State Liability Systems” from the U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform is out. No surprise here, but the state of Delaware was voted number one again!.. Read More
Free Webinar: What Are Corporate Bylaws? By
Every corporation in Delaware is required to have its own bylaws, even though they are not filed with the state or made public. The bylaws are vitally important for defining procedures and rules that govern the corporation and those associated with it... Read More
Start a New Company Over WhatsApp Chat By
Start a company over WhatsApp
Based on recent research, WhatsApp is the most popular global messenger app. Statista, which published the findings, states, “the app’s reach … is particularly strong in markets outside of the United States and it is one of the most popular mobile social apps worldwide.”.. Read More
What Is the Role of Officers in a Delaware Corporation? By
What do Officers in a Delaware Corporation do
Delaware law mandates that an officer of the corporation must be an individual and cannot be another entity; however, Delaware does not have restrictions in place about who can serve as an officer in a corporation... Read More
Disadvantages and Hidden Costs of the Sole Proprietorship By
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Typically, a sole proprietorship makes you personally liable for all of your business debts and gets taxed at the personal (not corporate) tax rate. That's not all... Read More