What Should be in my LLC Operating Agreement?

Just as Bylaws constitute the rule book for a corporation, an Operating Agreement constitutes the rule book for an LLC. The Operating Agreement defines the owners’ rights and responsibilities, and determines how disagreements would be … Read More

Top 4 Mistakes that Get Employers Sued

America is experiencing an explosion of employee claims and lawsuits.  All too often, such claims are frivolous.  Still, if they are not adequately handled by the employer, even frivolous claims can cost substantial time and … Read More

The Value of Having an S-Corp

Generally speaking, when somebody files to create a business, they are filing as a corporation (C-corp) or an LLC.  Either one can be registered with the federal government as an S-corp.  An S-corp is simply … Read More

8 Steps to Forming a New Business in Colorado

If you are considering a new business venture in Colorado, forming a business entity is important for multiple reasons.  Some business owners seek liability protection, others want tax benefits, and still others desire ease of … Read More

Do You Have an Outdated Trust?

Trusts as an estate planning mechanism have been around for many decades.  It is a highly favored method of transferring assets without involvement of probate court, and managing those assets for the benefits of loved … Read More

Can your kids go to college without you?

What if tragedy struck and you were not around to help your kids with college? There are many ways in which parents plan for their children’s college needs.  Some create savings accounts, others 529 plans, … Read More

Avoid an Unknown Business Partner

When we enter a business with a partner, we enter into a meaningful relationship. Some even compare it to a marriage, while others recognize that the time spent with a business partner might far eclipse … Read More

The Elements of Corporate Bylaws

We are often asked the question, “what should I have in my bylaws and why do I need them?” Bylaws are the rules used to govern any for profit or nonprofit corporation. Every such corporation … Read More