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Can I Operate Multiple Businesses Under One LLC? By HBS Tuesday, October 31, 2017 Can I operate multiple businesses under one LLC?It is possible and permissible to operate multiple businesses under one LLC. Many entrepreneurs who opt to do this use what is called a "Fictitious Name Statement" or a "DBA" (also known as a "Doing Dusiness As") to operate an additional business under a different name... Read More
Delaware LLC Privacy: What's on Public Record? By Rick Bell Tuesday, October 17, 2017 delaware llc privacyA Delaware LLC filed through a professional Registered Agent affords you the highest level of confidentiality. Only the company name and the name and address of the Registered Agent typically appear on the Certificate of Formation, along with the date of filing and the company file number... Read More
Company Seal Requirements | Why Use a Company Seal? By Devin Scott Tuesday, October 10, 2017 Company Seal RequirementsMany companies use a company seal, which contains the company’s name, the year of incorporation and the state in which the company was filed. The company seal contains the company’s name, its year of incorporation and the state in which the company was filed. Think of the corporate seal as the official signature of your company... Read More
What Is a Non-Stock Corporation? By Paul Sponaugle Tuesday, October 3, 2017 what is a non-stock corporation?The common use of the non-stock corporation as the vehicle with which to obtain tax-exempt or non-profit status from the IRS has led to an interchangeability of the two terms, but this can be problematic... Read More
Venture Capitalists and Entrepreneurs By Meri Weiss Tuesday, September 26, 2017 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
Everything You Need to Know About Stock Transfers By Devin Scott Tuesday, September 19, 2017 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
Why Incorporate in Delaware? [INFOGRAPHIC] By HBS Tuesday, September 12, 2017 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, August 29, 2017 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
Advantages of a Delaware Close Corporation By Devin Scott Tuesday, August 22, 2017 advantages of a close corporationA General Corporation can have as many shareholders as it sees fit. With a Close Corporation, there are restrictions on the sale or transfer of stock. The sale or transfer of stock in a Close Corporation can be restricted by the Right of First Refusal clause... Read More
Why Do So Many Companies Incorporate in Delaware? By Rick Bell Tuesday, August 15, 2017 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