Richard Chapo's Articles en-us Copyrighting For Web Projects The world of intellectual property known as copyright and the world wide web have always been two areas that didn’t mesh well. The first brawl was, of course, in the posting and downloading of music online, and that has just spread to other areas. Given t... 08th February 2011 Website – He Who Pays For It May Not Own It Why do you need a lawyer when dealing with legal issues? For one simple reason – the law often makes no logical sense. A perfect example of this is the issue that comes up when you pay someone else to build a website for you. I want you to consider an... 07th January 2011 Issues with Capitalizing Your New Corporation Once you register a corporation in your state, you must go ahead and capitalize it. This raises a host of questions regarding the best way to do it and potential risks of getting it wrong. First things first. Any discussion of capitalization needs a d... 26th July 2007 Converting from a C Corp to an S Corp As you may know, there are two types of corporations for tax and legal purposes. The "C" corporation is a more formal structure than the "S" corporation and taxed differently. Converting from a C Corp to an S Corp When forming a business entity, ma... 09th January 2007 Corporate Records – Shareholder Inspections You're conducting business as a corporation and various shareholders have kicked in investment money. Can shareholder inspections of corporate records occur? Emotional Attachment With small businesses, emotions can run high. Typically, a person has ... 06th December 2005