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June 18, 2013

How To Choose Your Business Address

How To Choose Your Business Address   I’m Gina Bongiovi, and I’m a lawyer who works with start-ups and small businesses. In…

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May 2, 2013

How to Name Your Business

I’m Gina Bongiovi. I’m a lawyer who works with startups and small businesses. In this video, I’m going to discuss how you…

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Operating Agreement Checklist
May 1, 2013

Operating Agreement Checklist

Drafting an operating/partnership/shareholder agreement seems to be my most important but least utilized service.  For whatever reason, business owners are very reluctant…

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April 24, 2013

How to Start a Business in Las Vegas – Video Series

I’m Gina Bongiovi. I’m a lawyer who works with startups and small businesses. Whether you’re in the startup phase or whether you…

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April 1, 2013

Minority, Woman, and Veteran Owned Businesses

If you’re the majority owner of your business and are a minority, woman, veteran, or any combination of the three, you should…

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Pre-Packaged Agreements
March 22, 2013

Small Business Horror Story #7: Pre-Packaged Operating Agreements

Here’s what happens when you get your operating agreement from a legal forms company. I just finished helping a client negotiate a…

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February 28, 2013

Are You Misclassifying Your Workers?

Hiring employees costs money, not only in the amount you’re paying them but also in taxes, fees, and time spent filling out…

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February 7, 2013

Going into Business with a Friend?

“Oh, we don’t really need a partnership agreement; we’re great friends.” “We’ve been best friends since childhood, so we know how to…

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January 22, 2013

Who Owns a Group Project?

A few weeks back I was a coach for Startup Weekend.  Basically it works like this: a bunch of entrepreneurs get together…

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December 26, 2012

Changing Sole Proprietor to LLC or Corporation

Are you a sole proprietor who wants to incorporate because your buzzkill lawyer friends have scared the bejeezus out of you with…

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December 7, 2012

No Crowdfunding, Not Yet

December 6, 2012 The Nevada Secretary of State just today issued a press release warning businesses about crowdfunding.  Simply stated, crowdfunding describes…

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November 13, 2012

Nominee Service and Anonymous Owners

I often get calls from people wanting to incorporate in Nevada because they’ve been told that Nevada allows anonymity for business owners, usually…

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