Benefit Corp vs. Other Alternatives

For a full discussion of alternative corporate structures intended to address the legal issues faced by entrepreneurs and investors seeking to use business to solve social and environmental problems and/or legal protection to consider non-financial interests when making decisions, please see Clark, Vranka et al, White Paper on the Need and Rationale for the Benefit Corporation, Appendix C

 

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