Bongiovi Law Firm

February 20, 2015

An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure

We often meet new business owners who say, with a sigh of relief and a superstitious knock on wood, “we’ve never needed…

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January 25, 2015

New Rules for Nonprofits

As one of my clients discovered the hard way, many states have charitable solicitation registration laws.  As of January 1, 2014, Nevada…

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January 10, 2015

My Trademark is Registered – Now What?

Trademark owners often feel a justifiable sense of pride and satisfaction when they receive their trademark’s Certificate of Registration in the mail…

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December 4, 2014

Relocating an Entity from One State to Another

As long as Nevada remains a business friendly state, we will continue to get calls from clients interested in moving their companies…

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November 25, 2014

How to Give a Good Startup Pitch

As a startup looking for funding or feedback, you will be asked at some point to give a pitch.  With this, you…

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November 10, 2014

Nevada Consumer Use and Sales Tax Returns

If you’re doing business in Nevada, you have to register with the Nevada Department of Taxation for either a sales tax permit…

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August 3, 2014

Nevada Commerce Tax

UPDATE: August 1, 2016 Welp, despite the Margin Tax having been soundly defeated by Nevada voters last November (see below), we are…

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July 9, 2014

How to Choose a Distinctive Trademark

Your company’s trademark or service mark is the core of your brand identity in the marketplace. As such, it is one of…

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April 25, 2014

Nevada Emerging Small Business Certification

Are you a Nevada business interested in doing business with state and local government agencies?  Are you already certified as a minority,…

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April 15, 2014

Nevada DETR Audits – What You Need to Know

Have you received an audit notice from the Nevada Department of Employment, Training, and Rehabilitation (DETR)?  Try not to panic.  Here’s what…

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March 30, 2014

Nevada vs Delaware – The Great Debate

It’s a question almost every startup client asks – should we incorporate in Nevada or Delaware?  This is becoming a hotly contested…

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