Business Law

3 bylaw mistakes nonprofit leaders often make

If you are starting a nonprofit venture, you can improve its odds of success by writing comprehensive and meaningful bylaws. After all, your organization's bylaws may guide virtually all aspects of your venture. Because launching a nonprofit requires accomplishing...

State incentive programs for new businesses

Starting a business in Louisiana may come with valuable incentives. Louisiana Economic Development offers several programs for new companies in the state, creating an attractive economic landscape for businesses of all sizes. Entrepreneurs considering Louisiana as a...

Drafting bylaws for your business

Although Louisiana does not require bylaws for new businesses, this document can help company operations run smoothly. Generally, bylaws include information about the company's organizational structure, policies and financial details. Review the important components...

The pros and cons of LLCs

Choosing a structure is one of your earliest tasks when you are starting a business. Keep in mind that the business structure will determine legal and tax matters. The benefits of a limited liability company structure often outweigh the disadvantages for business...