Corporate Law

Why Do I Need a Registered Agent?

Corporations, LLCs, and other business entities need a registered agent. In fact, in many cases, it's required by law.

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What Information Must Be Put Into Corporate Bylaws?

Bylaws describe the way your corporation will be organized and operated, and they're required in most states.

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Why You Need a Business License

Most companies must be licensed to do business and, depending on the industry and your location, you may need to obtain business licenses at the…

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What You Should Know About Zoning Laws

If you plan to operate your business out of your house, it's a good idea to know how your local zoning laws apply to you.

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The Problem with Partnerships

Are you thinking of forming a business venture, but don't know where to begin? Forming a company can be confusing - do you go at it alone as a sole…

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Partnerships: Pros and Cons

The most important decision an entrepreneur can make is how to form his or her company. If a business owner has a partner or partners, frequently the…

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Get Your Corporation Running in 6 weeks: Week 1: License and Registration Please

Congratulations on creating your corporation or LLC. You've taken the bold first step to running your own business. But before you hang your sign,…

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Five Easy Steps to Maintaining Your Corporate Status

You have gone through the daunting task of starting a corporation. Your business name is chosen and registered, you've created your articles of…

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Insuring Your Business: 5 Questions and Answers About Business Insurance

Prepare for the worst with business insurance. It's an important way to protect your business against accidents, lawsuits, liability, and more.

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Taking Your Company Public

Taking a company public can be a complicated process, and many options should be weighed carefully. However, there are advantages to going public,…

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