Do You "Own" Your Business Name? Small business owners sometimes think the only thing they have to do to protect their business name is to register it with the state. While this may work in your state, in the Age of the Internet, registering your name with your state is simply not enough. What follows is a short how-to guide to ensure the ownership of your business name is rock solid.
Starting a Business
Learn about Limited Liability Companies (LLC), corporations, and other business formations in our Starting a Business section. Our articles will help you choose a business structure and provide expert tips for getting your business off to the right start. Browse our articles below for tips on how to start a business.