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The Benefit Corporation should become a legitimate business model
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • November 6 2017

If King Charles II had the chance to do it all again, the Hudson Bay Company might have been a Benefit Corporation and Canada might have been a very

H.B. 616, the N.C. Benefit Corporation Act, Fails in the North Carolina House of Representatives
  • Smith Moore Leatherwood LLP
  • USA
  • July 24 2017

In April of this year, Representative Chuck McGrady (R-Henderson) introduced N.C. House Bill 616, with the title “North Carolina Benefit Corporation

B as in “Benefit”: The “New Kid on the Block” of Corporate Governance
  • Verrill Dana LLP
  • USA
  • July 21 2017

With an alphabet soup of corporate structures available to U.S. businesses (think C-corp, S-corp, LLC, LLP, etc.) you might guess that creating

What is a Benefit Corporation?
  • Cooley LLP
  • USA
  • May 12 2017

Over the last several years, there has been a dramatic increase in entrepreneurs interested in using business to drive positive social change. While

So You Want to Be a “B Corp.” What Does That Mean?
  • Cooley LLP
  • USA
  • May 12 2017

Many of our clients approach us with some variation of “We want to be a B Corp.” What does that mean exactly? The term “B Corp” is often used

Delaware Public Benefit Corporation Is It Right For You? A Five-Part Test
  • Cooley LLP
  • USA
  • May 12 2017

If you’re an entrepreneur considering incorporating as or converting into a Delaware Public Benefit Corporation (PBC), the following five-part test

You’re a Delaware Public Benefit Corporation Now What?
  • Cooley LLP
  • USA
  • May 12 2017

So you’ve decided to incorporate as (or convert into) a Delaware Public Benefit Corporation (PBC). In your Certificate of Incorporation you have

Multi-stakeholder enterprises according to the Italian benefit corporation legislation
  • Nctm Studio Legale
  • Italy
  • April 19 2017

The benefit corporation legislation, introduced by stability law 2016, and dedicated to corporations having among their

Becoming a kentucky-based benefit corp
  • Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC
  • USA
  • March 15 2017

Both houses of the Kentucky General Assembly have approved draft legislation that will expressly permit the organization of a "public benefit

Benefit Corporations May Expense Payments to Charities
  • Morgan Lewis
  • USA
  • November 14 2016

In a General Information Letter addressing the tax treatment of benefit corporations, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) stated that a taxable benefit