Forming Your Business
The decision between operating as a sole proprietor, partnership, corporation, or LLC can impact liability, taxes, and your image to potential customers. We can guide you through process of setting up your new business, incorporating your existing business, and completing or modifying your critical founding documents.
Supporting Your Business
Each year, many North Carolina businesses forget to file required reports, hold annual meetings, and properly record the results of key business decisions, exposing a business and owners to unnecessary liability. We offer unique packages to support your efforts, whether you are a do-it-yourself entrepreneur or simply want one less aspect of your business to worry about.
Protecting Intellectual Property
Intellectual property is tremendously valuable to the modern business. Identifying and protecting your company’s ideas, efforts, and goodwill is essential to preserving your company’s value. Failing to protect these ideas can result in a tremendous loss of earning potential. We can guide you through the process of identifying and protecting this valuable asset.
Licensing and Compliance
The modern business is regulated by numerous government entities – DENR, EPA, OSHA, ABC, DOR, the list goes on. Whether a license is required for alcohol sales, or stormwater, we can represent you before government agencies and help you avoid common licensing and compliance pitfalls.
Nonprofits and Special Entities
Whether you are a charity, or a professional starting your own business, you may have special rights or requirements you must comply with. We can help you leverage your unique status, and protect your interests, when