Ownership of Passive LLC Interest in Manager-Managed LLC Not “Doing Business” in California

The following is the text of an e-bulletin that I authored and that was published by the Corporations Committee of the Business Law Section of the State Bar of California. In  Swart Enterprises, Inc. v. Franchise Tax Board  (Jan. 12, … Continue reading

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Forming an Out-of-State Entity To Do Business in California

Sometimes the owner of a business in California believes that forming a business entity (such as a corporation or limited liability company) to do business in California is best done under Delaware law or Nevada law. While this may at … Continue reading

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