LegalZoom Blog

Legal news and small business tips.

Archive for the ‘Michael H. Cohen’ tag

What Is a Registered Agent?

without comments

You may have heard that you’re required to have a “registered agent” for your business. So what is a registered agent? Michael H. Cohen, Esq. explains. We have a whole library of videos, including more incorporation info from attorneys. Check out all our legal videos. Every Monday, we post a video from our Lawyer in […]

Read more

Written by Carrie Yutzy

May 16th, 2011 at 5:40 am

Can I Make Changes to Copyrighted Materials After Filing?

without comments

Can you make changes after you’ve registered for copyright? Get answers from Attorney Michael H. Cohen. We have a whole library of videos, including more intellectual property info from attorneys. Check out all our legal videos. Every Monday, we post a video from our Lawyer in 60 Seconds or Less series. Attorneys discuss legal questions […]

Read more

Written by Carrie Yutzy

May 2nd, 2011 at 6:29 am

How Many People Does It Take to Form an LLC?

without comments

Can you form an LLC with only one person? How is an LLC different from a corporation or a partnership? Get answers from Attorney Michael H. Cohen.

Read more

Written by Carrie Yutzy

April 25th, 2011 at 6:42 am

How Long Does a Copyright Last?

without comments

How long is your work protected under copyright law? Get answers from Attorney Michael H. Cohen. We have a whole library of videos, including more intellectual property info from attorneys. Check out all our legal videos. Every Monday, we post a video from our Lawyer in 60 Seconds or Less series. Attorneys discuss legal questions […]

Read more

Written by Carrie Yutzy

April 4th, 2011 at 6:22 am

How Do I Choose the Correct Business Structure?

without comments

You know you’re ready to start a business. But you’re not sure if you need an LLC, a DBA, or a corporation. Michael H. Cohen, Esq. gives some tips on how to choose the right structure for your business. We have a whole library of videos, including more incorporation info from attorneys. Check out all […]

Read more

Written by Carrie Yutzy

March 14th, 2011 at 6:48 am

Is a DBA Required with an LLC or Corporation?

without comments

Do you need a DBA and an LLC or incorporation? Michael H. Cohen, Esq. clarifies why a DBA usually isn’t necessary for an incorporation or LLC. We have a whole library of videos, including more business and startup info from attorneys. Check out all our legal videos. Every Monday, we post a video from our […]

Read more

Written by Carrie Yutzy

February 7th, 2011 at 7:15 am

What Is the Best State to Incorporate In?

without comments

Many people choose to incorporate in Delaware or Nevada, but Michael H. Cohen, Esq. recommends that you incorporate in the state in which you are doing business. Find out why. We have a whole library of videos, including more incorporation info from attorneys. Check out all our legal videos. Every Monday, we post a video […]

Read more

Written by Carrie Yutzy

January 3rd, 2011 at 7:30 am

When Does Copyright Protection Begin?

without comments

Is your work protected by copyright even if you don’t register it with the US Copyright Office? Why should you register your work? How long does registration take? Michael H. Cohen, Esq. answers these questions and more. We have a whole library of videos, including more intellectual property info from attorneys. Check out all our […]

Read more

Written by Carrie Yutzy

November 29th, 2010 at 7:41 am

Incorporation vs. Sole Proprietorship – What Are the Advantages?

with one comment

Should your business be a corporation or a sole proprietorship? What advantages does incorporation have over a DBA? Attorney Michael H. Cohen walks you through limited liability and other differences between corporations and sole proprietorships so you can choose what’s best for you. Want more business law videos? Check out all our legal videos. Every […]

Read more

Written by Carrie Yutzy

November 8th, 2010 at 6:42 am

How Do You Transform an Idea into a Business?

without comments

We have a whole library of videos, including more tips from attorneys. Check out all our legal videos. Every Monday, we post a video from our Lawyer in 60 Seconds or Less series. Attorneys discuss legal questions on small business, trademark, copyright, estate planning, and more. Subscribe to our RSS feed to make sure you […]

Read more

Written by Carrie Yutzy

November 1st, 2010 at 6:45 am