Legal / Licensing

Below are some web sites that will be helpful to any entrepreneur considering starting a business in New York State.

NYS Department of State
NYS Taxation and Finance
NYS Government Office of Regulatory Reform
NY Empire State Development - State Economic Development
NYS Office for Technology
NYSTAR - New York Science & Technology Law Center
U.S. Small Business Administration
US Patent & Trademark Office
US Copyright Office

General sites providing legal assistance to start-up companies:

NOLO (legal tips, guidelines and book resources)
Hieros Gamos (The Comprehensive Law and Government Portal)
THOMAS legislative information
CCH Business Owners Toolkit (total know-how for small businesses) (extensive legal topics)
FindLaw (extensive legal information addressing many topics)
KuesterLaw (The Technology Law Resource)
Cornell Law School
Chamber Business Directory Legal Services


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