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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
Questions About The Delaware State File Number By Michael Bell Monday, August 13, 2018 questions about the delaware state file numberWhen you form a company in Delaware, you will receive a Delaware state file number. This number identifies your company and only your company... Read More
Everything You Need to Know About Stock Transfers By Devin Scott Tuesday, August 7, 2018 what to know about stock transfersTypically, people hand a stock certificate to a shareholder and then document the exchange in the company's stock transfer ledger, which is utilized to properly record the transfer... 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
7 Key Items to Include in Your LLC Operating Agreement By Brett Melson Tuesday, July 24, 2018 7 Key Items to Include in Your LLC Operating AgreementAn LLC Operating Agreement expresses the fundamental understanding among its members of the how the company will operate as well as the members’ respective rights and obligations, including such issues as voting, ownership and management rights... Read More
General Partnership vs Limited Partnership By Devin Scott Tuesday, July 17, 2018 general partnership vs limited partnershipWhen partnering with a company or an individual, it is often important to know exactly what your roles, duties, and liabilities may be. There are two common types of partnerships that often get confused: general partnership and limited partnership... Read More
What Is Foreign Qualification? By Andrew Millman Tuesday, July 10, 2018 what is foreign qualificationForeign Qualification is the process of registering your Delaware LLC or corporation, which is considered domestic to the state of Delaware and foreign to all other states, as a foreign entity in your company's home state... Read More
Venture Capitalists and Entrepreneurs By Meri Weiss Tuesday, July 3, 2018 what is a venture capitalistVenture Capitalists invest in burgeoning industries that are on a clear upswing, such as tech, SEO and biotech companies. They tend to invest in companies in the middle stages—after the shaky, risky early phase yet before the soaring, competitive phase... Read More
Non-Profit Corporation vs Public Benefit Corporation By Rick Bell Monday, July 2, 2018 non-profit vs benefit corpA traditional non-profit—or not-for-profit—company aims to serve a public benefit without making a profit, as defined by the IRS. If a non-profit company decides to stop doing business and dissolve, it must distribute its assets among other non-profits... Read More
What Is the Delaware Court of Chancery? By Jeremy Reed Tuesday, June 26, 2018 What Is the Delaware Court of ChanceryThe Delaware Court of Chancery has a long history deciding on equity and fairness between parties. The tiny coastal state of Delaware is widely recognized as the best state in which to form a company, not only in the United States but throughout the world. One of the key reasons for this is the Delaware Court of Chancery... Read More