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- What Legal Entity to Form for Your Business?
A key decision you will have to make is whether to operate your business as a limited partnership, limited liability company or corporation.
- What To Do When Business Partners Do Not Agree
Partnerships are one type of business entity available to California entrepreneurs. A partnership can be formed at any time when two or more individuals agree to pursue a business venture for the purposes of making a profit.
- Tips from a Business Lawyer Before Launching a Startup
Launching a business is often difficult and may be fraught with obstacles in the legal world, in the community the company will physically reside in and with obtaining and maintaining a customer base.
- Incorporation Assistance from a Business Lawyer
Starting up an incorporated business often requires filing articles of incorporation, also called a charter. Some persons believe this is enough to start a business, but there are many other steps that must be completed before the company may be called such and continue to attempt to accrue revenue.
- Business Partnership Agreements Best Practices
Running a business with friends or others who share your vision and values can be extremely rewarding.
- Guidelines for Cottage Food Businesses in Texas
The rapid growth in cottage food businesses has been fueled by the presence of online commerce platforms like Etsy and the rapid expansion of the local food movement. With the growing acceptance of farmer's markets and other peer to peer commerce models, many people are taking their hobby and turning it into a small business.
- Small Business Considerations for Crowdfunding Startups
There are several important legal considerations for small business startups planning to use crowdfunding as a way to raise capital. The JOBS Act has produced a wealth of opportunity for business startups from creative micro-businesses to real estate crowdfunding to equity funding new research and development.
- The Definition and Benefits of an LLC
By becoming familiar with pros and cons of LLCs, entrepreneurs can better decide whether the LLC business entity is the right choice for their business.
- California General and Limited Partnerships and LLCs - What’s Best for Your Business
Without a written partnership agreement for a business which two or more people own and operate in California, it may well be deemed to be a general partnership with each of the partners jointly and severally liable for the acts of the others and no mechanism for resolving deadlocks which require a majority vote. Business partners should have a partnership agreement drafted by an experienced partnership attorney and should understand the differences between partnerships and LLCs.
- Buy-in to a Business
There are two basic elements for when a new shareholder buys into a business: the amount of the buy-in price, and the time over which the price is paid. This discussion is about the latter element-- buy-in to a business in installments over time.