Business Formation

Overview

Forming a business marks the start of a challenging and potentially prosperous adventure for would-be entrepreneurs. As a first step, business founders should familiarize themselves with the issues and considerations involved in selecting a business entity, entering into business agreements, hiring employees and understanding the municipal, state and federal laws that regulate their business.

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  • Come Meet Seattle Startup Liaison Rebecca Lovell May 28, 2014 We are in the middle of a startup renaissance in Seattle and the State of Washington. We have a crowdfunding bill, and there is no end in sight for the possibilities. To add to all of the excitement, Rebecca Lovell just recently become the liaison to…
  • Patrick McDonough – Nancy Grace Appearance – Dec. 9, 2013 April 23, 2014 December 9, 2013 – Patrick McDonough spars with Nancy Grace pointing out there are mere allegation with multiple explanations as to whether or not a Kentucky mother tried to sell her newborn child. McDonough explains this could all be about a…
  • Liability Exposures of Audit Committee Chairs April 18, 2014 One frequently asked question is whether members of a corporate board's audit committee face heightened liability exposures. Two recent SEC enforcement actions seem to underscore that audit committee chairs do face liability exposures. Though both…
  • Day 34 of the Bodhisattva in Lent: Without Harsh Words, in Silence April 17, 2014 A friend of mine just recently returned from a silent retreat and, though down the road a bit, I've determined that I shall imitate him on my birthday this upcoming August and have it be a completely quiet day in my life… 34 Harsh words…
  • Plagiarism and Copyright Infringement – Two Sides of the Same Coin April 17, 2014 This post compares plagiarism and copyright infringement. It is prompted by a Quora question that I answered several months ago. (See Have your ideas or works ever been plagiarized? What The post Plagiarism and Copyright Infringement – Two Sides…