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Virginia Corporate Commission New System Release

November 21, 2019 ,

The Virginia Corporate Commission is planning to release a new system on December 9th. Some immediate effects to consider include: from November 22nd to December 16th, all expedited or rush services will not be offered; online services will be impacted starting on November 25th, except for new domestic business registrations; the Corporate Commission’s website and online services will not be available from December 4th to 6th. Electronic…READ MORE


Update for Nevada Services

October 28, 2019

On July 18, 2019, the Nevada Secretary of State’s Office launched a new system that impacted UCC and Corporate data, UCC filings, UCC and Corporate searches and online copy services. First Corporate Solutions has been providing updates once a month regarding various issues we have been experiencing related to turnaround times for various order types. For the past couple of weeks, the turnaround times for copies has been a least a week…READ MORE


Oklahoma Secretary of State Office Closure

July 26, 2019

The Oklahoma Secretary of State is closed today, Friday, July 26, 2019, due to break in the water main. Any corporate filings submitted today will not be filed until Monday, given the issue has been resolved. Filings will receive the date they are processed and not be backdated. Also affected are authentication/apostille requests and transmitting utility UCC filings. This problem does not affect regular (non-transmitting utility)…READ MORE


Nevada Filing Service Interruption

July 15, 2019

The Nevada Secretary of State’s commercial filing services will be unavailable until Friday, July 19, 2019 with the deployment of their new business processing system. The following services will be unavailable during this transition period: - new entity filings - initial filings - annual list filings - amendments - state business license applications - copies requests - Uniform Commercial Code (UCC) filings - amendments…READ MORE


Independence Day Filing Office Closures

July 02, 2019

Our offices and all U.S. filing jurisdictions will be closed in observance of the holiday on Thursday, July 4th. The following filing offices will be closed on Friday, July 5th: - Louisiana - Maine - Mississippi - South Dakota - Texas - Virginia Contact your client services specialist with any questions or concerns. READ MORE


Ohio Secretary of State Update

June 26, 2019

The Ohio Secretary of State has made the following changes to its UCC filing process and good standing certificates. UCC Filings Will require all UCC filings to be submitted online via the State's web portal or XML e-filing. Once effective the Secretary of State will reject any paper UCC filings. Estimated Effective Date: July 1, 2019 Long Form Good Standings Traditional long form good standing certificates will no longer be provided…READ MORE


Delaware Division of Corporations – Change in Office Hours

June 04, 2019

Thursday, June 6, 2019 The Delaware Division of Corporations 4-12 night shift is working from 2:00 P.M. to 10:00 P.M. During this time: - DCIS and Fax Gateway will be available until 11:59 P.M. for securing filing dates and times. - Emergency issues with connectivity? Call 302-739-9560 after 10:00 P.M. Friday, June 7, 2019 The Delaware Division of Corporations staff will be available from 8 A.M. to 11:30 A.M. EST. During…READ MORE


Delaware Secretary of State Office Closure

March 25, 2019

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 The Delaware Secretary of State staff will be available from 8 A.M. to 10:30 A.M. - There will be no Priority 3 “Same Day” service or Priority 5 “Must Approvals”. After Division employees depart for the event at 10:30 A.M., agents may enter and submit Priority 5 “Must Approvals”. Those approvals will be processed on Thursday after the higher priorities have been processed. - All 30 Minute, Priority…READ MORE


Filing Office Closures

February 20, 2019

State filing offices closed, February 20th, due to inclement weather: • Maryland • Pennsylvania • Federal & D.C. gov't offices Delaware Due to the inclement weather, the State of Delaware, Division of Corporations office will be closing at 1:30 today Wednesday, February 20th. Our Delaware office will also be closing early and clients will be notified of any filing delays. New Jersey The governor of New Jersey has declared…READ MORE