Smart Legal Tips for Entrepreneurs

Starting a business involves making a lot of decisions—and each choice can have long term consequences. There’s a lot to learn as a startup founder, so there’s no time like the present to start considering the legal side of owning a business. These legal tips for entrepreneurs aren’t a substitute ... Read More >

FAQ: Copyright Law

Ten Common Questions about Copyright Law What is a copyright? A copyright is a form of protection of art and culture given to the artist or author. The copyright gives the person who created the work six exclusive rights. These rights are the right to reproduce the work, distribute the work, ... Read More >

Small Business Startup: First Steps

To many, owning a small business is the American dream. A chance to be their own boss and make their own way. Entrepreneurs have ideas for new businesses all the time- whether it is the next big thing to revolutionize an industry or a tried and true concept. However, when it comes to the actual ... Read More >

How to Satisfy the NY LLC Publication Requirement

New York Limited Liability Company Law requires the publication of a notice of formation of a LLC within 120 days. Essentially, it is a notice to the community of the formation of the company, the address of the company and upon whom notice of a lawsuit should be served. Failure to complete ... Read More >

How to Start a Small Business in New York

While statistics vary, as many as 50 percent of new small businesses will not survive five years. This does not seem to deter many entrepreneurs; and to many starting a business is the ultimate American dream. Most potential entrepreneurs have an idea for a business but no clue what to do to make ... Read More >