Category: Business

How Do I Form an LLC in Ohio?

How Do I Form an LLC in Ohio?

Are you thinking about starting an LLC in the State of Ohio? Pursuant to Ohio Revised Code Section 1705.02, a limited liability company can be formed for any legal purpose including operating the company for profit or non-profit purposes. Ohio Revised Code Section 1705 provides a checklist of items that are required to be provided […]

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Preparing Minute Notes & Company Records in Ohio

Preparing Minute Notes & Company Records in Ohio

Even though your Ohio business may be a limited liability company or a corporation, you may still be subjected to personal liability if you fail to document your company or corporation minutes and records. To avoid this, you’ll always want to maintain all corporation or company minute notes and update your records. In this post, […]

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Checklist for Buying or Selling a Business in Ohio

Checklist for Buying or Selling a Business in Ohio

Thinking about buying or selling a business in the state of Ohio? In this quick blog post, we’ll share a brief checklist of things to consider. Checklist for Buying or Selling a Business in Ohio It is essential when you purchase (or sell) a business that you develop a list that includes the following: 1) […]

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Starting an Ohio LLC or Corporation (to Protect from Personal Liability)

Starting an Ohio LLC or Corporation (to Protect from Personal Liability)

Clients often hire our firm to create new corporations or limited liability companies. The goal here is to help clients protect themselves from personal liability. A corporation or limited liability company is a legal entity that has its own existence, separate and apart from the individuals who own it. A limited liability company or corporation can enter […]

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Dissolve Ohio Corporation

Dissolve Ohio Corporation

When dissolving a corporation in Ohio, there are certain steps you must follow to avoid issues later on. In this post, we’ll discuss a few tips to consider when you want to dissolve an Ohio corporation. Initial Shareholder Obligations For starters, it is essential that all outstanding claims, liabilities, debts and obligations in the corporation […]

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Sexual Harassment in the Workplace (Ohio)

Sexual Harassment in the Workplace (Ohio)

Sexual harassment in the workplace is becoming a more prevalent problem in the state of Ohio. But, did you know that an employer can be held liable for an employee’s sexual harassing and discriminatory conduct? That’s right – pursuant to the United States Supreme Court decision in Faragher v. City of Boca Raton and Burlington […]

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The Importance of Record Keeping for Your Ohio Corporation or LLC (Part 2)

The Importance of Record Keeping for Your Ohio Corporation or LLC (Part 2)

As we discussed in part one of our series about record keeping, Ohio LLCs and Corporations have a number of obligations. In this post, we’ll discuss specific tips for ensuring your company stays in compliance. What to Include in Shareholder (or Member) Meeting Minutes The minutes of the annual meeting of the Shareholders of a […]

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The Importance of Record Keeping for Your Corporation or LLC (Part 1)

The Importance of Record Keeping for Your Corporation or LLC (Part 1)

Do you operate an LLC or Corporation in the state of Ohio? If so, your organization does have several important record keeping obligations. In this post, we’ll explore a few of the reasons to maintain good records for your business. Ohio Code for LLCs & Corporations The Ohio Revised Code requires the Directors or Shareholders […]

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Forming an LLC in Ohio

Forming an LLC in Ohio

Whether you’re a hair stylist considering opening your own salon, a web designer who wants to set out on your own, or an individual simply wanting to go into business with a friend, there are several great reasons to consider forming a Limited Liability Company (LLC) in the state of Ohio. Let’s take a look at […]

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Starting a Business in Ohio?

Starting a Business in Ohio?

Starting a business in Ohio is exciting, but there are several details to consider. Here are some things to think about before joining the hundreds of thousands of businesses that are registered in the Buckeye State. Considerations for Opening a Business in Ohio It may sound simple, but creating a business plan is one of the […]

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