Healthy Conversations to Have with Your Partner

May 7th, 2019 by

No, we haven’t taken a hard left and turned this into a relationship blog.  Well, at least not that kind of relationship. I recently prepared an Operating Agreement for a company of four where two of the partners are highly accomplished in-house attorneys for big companies.  One of them asked me to explain the purpose […]

How to Start a Business in Las Vegas

May 19th, 2015 by

By popular demand, here is the checklist for starting a business in Las Vegas, Henderson, North Las Vegas, Boulder City and Clark County.  First, Southern Nevada is a bit wacky in its structure. While it would make sense for there to be three levels of business licensing – state, county, city – that’s not the […]

How to Give a Good Startup Pitch

November 25th, 2014 by

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 few minutes. As a former Startup Weekend coach, a Work in Progress mentor, a frequent […]

Nevada vs Delaware – The Great Debate

March 30th, 2014 by

It’s a question almost every startup client asks – should we incorporate in Nevada or Delaware?  This is becoming a hotly contested debate among lawyers, investors, and startups.  As was drilled into your head in business school, Delaware is a very business-friendly state.  It’s known for its business-friendly laws, a solid history of business-friendly legal […]