Directors’ Liability: Welcome on Board

DLG Corporate / Business

Chances are that if you are a professional person, at some point you will be asked to sit on the board of directors of a company.  You may already be a director.  In practical terms, many board members take on a passive role: attending sporadic meetings, reviewing financial statements, and signing off on “routine” resolutions.  Little may be asked of …

To Incorporate or Not To Incorporate?

DLG Corporate / Business

You have a great idea. You are going to cast off the shackles of employment and strike out on your own. You have a sound business in mind: you are going to start a consulting firm or a software design venture or a home-based hair salon. Whatever the business, the first question you will need to ask yourself is: “Should …

You’re Engaged…Now What?

DLG Family

Congratulations, you’re engaged!  What an exciting time…but since you are reading this blog entry and not out celebrating, the initial magic has likely subsided and now you are thinking about what you should do to prudently prepare for marriage, legally speaking.  (Well done.  We like your style.) You don’t have to do anything, of course.  You can just get married …