Category Archives: Entities

Piercing the Corporate Veil Basics

on 09/08/2015 by Clayton Jipping

Piercing the Corporate Veil Basics As many of you probably already know, one of the advantages of running a business as a corporation is the ability to limit the liability of its shareholders (owners). Generally speaking, shareholders are only liable for the amount of money they put into the corporation (in other words, their investment). …Read More

Understanding the Difference Between an Entity Name and a Fictitious (Doing Business As/DBA) Name

on 05/19/2015 by David Szostek

Business owners and customers alike are often confused when it comes to a business’s name. A primary source of confusion is the use of a business’s “entity name” vs. its “fictitious name” (often referred to as its “d/b/a” or “doing business as” name). This article will clarify the difference between the two. Business Entity Name …Read More