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How to Start a California Business

February 09, 2017 02:28 pm by LawInc Staff

Starting a business in California is very popular these days. California is the number one state for venture capital, accounting for over fifty percent of all U.S. invested business venture...

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What is a “Merely Descriptive” Trademark?

January 25, 2017 04:39 pm by Jonathan Schmig

Picking a strong mark to represent your business can be surprisingly challenging, especially for young businesses trying to establish themselves in the market. The popular thinking seems to be that...

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What is a Registered Agent?

January 09, 2017 03:45 pm by LawInc Staff

A registered agent (also known as an agent for service of process) is relevant when forming a corporation or LLC (Limited Liability Company). Almost all states require corporations and LLCs to...

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Why LLCs are Crucial For Real Estate Investing

January 09, 2017 12:05 am by LawInc Staff

Forming an LLC is critical when investing in real estate. Placing assets, like real estate, under your own name can be a disaster in the making. Investors should seriously consider...

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Starting a Family Business? Avoid These 6 Common Mistakes

January 08, 2017 02:55 am by Jackson McNeill

Starting a family business makes sense, most of the time. After all, why wouldn’t you want to work together and make money with the people that you love the most?...

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6 Common Reasons for Trademark Registration Refusal

January 06, 2017 12:36 pm by Jonathan Schmig

Trademark registration in the U.S. can be a tricky thing. For one thing, unlike in most countries, trademark registration here is not actually a requirement to enjoying rights in the...

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Should You Incorporate Your Business in Nevada?

January 04, 2017 04:41 pm by Zach Javdan

Nevada incorporation can be tempting with all the hype out there. Business owners and entrepreneurs, based outside of Nevada, often ask if a Nevada corporation is right for them. Often lured...

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Where Should I Incorporate My Business?

January 03, 2017 12:29 pm by LawInc Staff

Startups and entrepreneurs always grapple with the question of where they should incorporate their business. “Should I incorporate in Delaware for better protection?” “Should I form a corporation in Nevada...

Holiday Office Party Deductions: 4 Rules, 100% Deduction

December 07, 2016 10:58 am by LawInc Staff

With the holidays fast approaching, employers are eager to throw their annual office holiday parties. Business holiday parties are a great opportunity for everyone to take break from work and...

California's 15 Day Rule for Corporations and LLCs

December 04, 2016 11:48 am by LawInc Staff

Looking to get a head start with your California corporation or LLC and avoid potential filing backlogs right after the New Year? Consider incorporating or forming an LLC between December...

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