Top 7 Costly Mistakes to Avoid with Trademarks

Registering trademarks for your startup’s name and branding is a crucial step when starting a business. A good name and logo can go a long way to capturing a substantial market share. However, if you choose the wrong trademarks, you’re stuck with naming and branding that could make growing your business more difficult.  Learn about seven common trademarking mistakes […]

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Deciding Between a C Corp and an S Corp

When starting a new business, entrepreneurs often get confused about how they should structure the company. Should it be a C or S corporation? What’s the difference? In our previous post on drafting buy-sell agreements, we mentioned corporate structure was an important decision that could significantly impact your tax burden. Here are the key differences between an S corp […]

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5 Steps to Buying a Business

Thinking about buying a business? Here are five steps to find the right business and close a favorable deal. 1. Consider the Pros and Cons of Buying a Business Pros Less risk. As opposed to starting one, buying a business gives you access to immediate cash flow and profits. You get an established reputation and brand, loyal customer base, […]

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