Financial and Legal Risk

Answer the questions below to identify next steps and key “to do” items for the following aspects of financial and legal risk: 

  • Choosing a business structure;
  • Knowing applicable laws and regulation (ie. Hawaii’s labor laws, regulations and requirements for permitting, required certifications and licenses);
  • Using budgeting and other tools to practice sound financial management;
  • ‘Transferring’ financial risk through insurance and contractual work and agreements.

Many of the resources generated in this To-Do list draw from and include direct excerpts from the Hawai‘i Agribusiness Guidebook.