The SLG Blog

The Latest Legal News in Nonprofit, Business, and Estate Planning
Employee Stock Options

Employee Stock Options

Employee stock options come in various different shapes and sizes.  If your California business has some employees that consistently produce excellent work, you will no doubt be keen to ensure that they stay with your organization for many years to come. You can...

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How to Have a Nonprofit Board Meeting

How to Have a Nonprofit Board Meeting

All nonprofit organizations in San Diego and throughout the state of California are required to hold a regular nonprofit board meeting. If you have never held such a gathering before, following these easy steps should ensure that your first one goes off without a...

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How to Write a Business Plan

How to Write a Business Plan

How to Write a Business Plan — What to Consider It is entirely possible to start a new company in San Diego without creating a business plan. However, if you choose to do so, you may be making your entrepreneurial journey unnecessarily challenging.  Even for already...

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California Articles of Incorporation

California Articles of Incorporation

If you would like to start a new corporation in San Diego, you will first need to file Articles of Incorporation with the California Secretary of State. This document tells the state government a little more about your new business and its organizational structure....

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How To Trademark

How To Trademark

When starting a new business, most San Diego entrepreneurs spend a great deal of time perfecting their product, putting together their marketing plan, and hiring the right people. However, very few remember to sit down with a federal trademark lawyer to officially...

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Nikki Semanchik

Nikki Semanchik

Founding Attorney

Nikki has been practicing law since 2011.  She founded SLG in 2017 with the goal of assisting Entrepreneurs, Philanthropists & Families realize their dreams.