Starting and building a business is like building a house. To ensure your stability, you need a proper legal foundation. Start up necessities include assessing the following:
- Business Formation
- Intellectual Property: Patents, Trademarks, Copyright, Trade Secrets
- Registration, Regulation and Compliance
- Securing the relationships with the people that work for and with you.
For some more detail about these very important considerations, please read my blog entitled: "4 Step Legal Checklist for New York Startup Entrepreneurs."