We often meet new business owners who say, with a sigh of relief and a superstitious knock on wood, “we’ve never needed a lawyer.” That’s because most people think lawyers are only helpful in an emergency.
Many lawyers make a lot
As one of my clients discovered the hard way, many states have charitable solicitation registration laws. As of January 1, 2014, Nevada is one of these states. Assembly Bill 60 requires a nonprofit corporation to register with the Nevada Secretary
Trademark owners often feel a justifiable sense of pride and satisfaction when they receive their trademark’s Certificate of Registration in the mail from the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Although it is tempting to view getting that certificate as
As long as Nevada remains a business friendly state, we will continue to get calls from clients interested in moving their companies to our state. It's not the simplest process, but it's definitely possible. I'd encourage anyone to first consult
As a startup looking for funding or feedback, you will be asked at some point to give a pitch. With this, you are faced with the challenge of distilling years of work and grand visions into a presentation of just a
If you're doing business in Nevada, you have to register with the Nevada Department of Taxation for either a sales tax permit or a use tax permit. If you're selling tangible goods, you'll need a sales tax permit. If you
UPDATE: August 1, 2016
Welp, despite the Margin Tax having been soundly defeated by Nevada voters last November (see below), we are now stuck with the Nevada Commerce Tax. It's not as onerous a tax, but bears enough resemblance to the
Your company's trademark or service mark is the core of your brand identity in the marketplace. As such, it is one of your most valuable business assets and deserves to be developed with a great deal of forethought and creativity.