Delaware Offers Preclearance Review of Corporate Documents to Reduce Rejections
November 14, 2019
Corporate, Due Diligence, Tips Something
The State of Delaware offers Preclearance Review of Corporate Documents to assist filers through the corporate filing process and reduce the number of filings that do not meet required criteria. Various preclearance corporate filing services are offered and their official review procedures are a convenient way to avoid potential processing errors. This service assures that you have accurately drafted your corporate document before formally…READ MORE
CA Secretary of State Announces New Trademark Search
May 02, 2019
Corporate, Tips Something
Keeping true to their dedication to California Entrepreneurs, the California Secretary of State’s office has launched its new California Trademark Search. This search tool provides customers with the ability to search active trademarks on file with their office.
Customers are now able to search by:
- registration ID
- description of mark
- registration date
- classification code
- name of owner
- US Patent & Trademark Office…READ MORE
New Years Resolutions? Improve UCC Due Diligence
December 13, 2018
UCC, Due Diligence, Tips Something
2019 is approaching and New Years resolutions are on everyone's mind. Streamlining and improving your UCC due diligence strategies should be on your list! Have you considered adapting new strategies to improve your UCC Due Diligence?
Evaluating your UCC management can be a complicated process; as a UCC service partner we support our clients responsibility to reduce risks, improve workflow efficiency and cut costs while maintaining…READ MORE
Commercial vs Noncommercial Registered Agents
September 27, 2018
Corporate, Registered Agent, Legislation, Tips Something
Providing a registered agent for service of process (SOP) when completing business entity filings is often required. Whether it is a commercial registered agent or noncommercial registered agent impacts how the filing is completed.
For example, when appointing commercial registered agents, the filer is not required to provide an address in some states; it is always required of noncommercial agents. Commercial agents also file registered…READ MORE
Tips to Choose the Right Registered Agent Service
August 23, 2018
Registered Agent, Tips Something
One of the most critical functions of a Registered Agent is to provide real time access to critical information related to service of process. Registered Agents are your first line of defense in protecting your organization and clients from unfortunate results including default judgments.
What criteria can help you choose the right Registered Agent wisely?
Does your RA offer years of experience in handling the most sensitive documents…READ MORE
Tips To End Billing Headaches With Your Service Company
April 12, 2018
UCC, Corporate, Tips Something
Ever have a partnership with a service company, one that is knowledgeable and able in their solutions, BUT there is still a problem? The service company’s billing system and accounting procedures are a big headache. Perhaps using a subscription billing model such as FastSpring Billing would have been a more appropriate system for them to use, but sometimes we can not be quite this lucky.
It gets tiring and frustrating to pay your invoices…READ MORE
Checklist: Choose The Right Title Search Company
March 15, 2018
Due Diligence, Reduce Financial Risk, Tips, Title Related Topics Something
When you need a title search, there is a checklist of vital questions to consider before choosing a title search company to fulfill your title search need. Title reporting is an intricate and detailed process. To accurately inform your decision making, experience and expert know-how are required to craft a comprehensive report worthy of your trust.
So what should you look for in a Title Search Company?
Reliability - Is the Title…READ MORE
Tips For Lien Searching: Who, What, Where
February 28, 2018
UCC, Online UCC System, Due Diligence, Reduce Financial Risk, Tips Something
Your due diligence calls for lien searches. Who should you target? What lien types should you search for? Where should you search for them? These are all fundamental questions whose answers help you better uncover your prospect’s financial situation and better evaluate their credit worthiness.
You know it’s important to search the public record, to uncover existing financial obligations and encumbrances, to learn and know a prospect’s…READ MORE
Avoid Rejections On Your UCC And Corporate Filings
February 22, 2018
UCC, Corporate, Due Diligence, Tips Something
You’ve done your due diligence. Your ducks are all lined up. Now you just need to file your UCC and/or corporate documents. It’s just a technicality, right? The heavy lifting is done.
And then your filing gets rejected! What happened?
It could be any number of things, depending on the filing office you’re interacting with, but one thing is for sure: rejected filings cost secured parties time and money.
Below are some tips…READ MORE
Single Extra Space Creates Seriously Misleading UCC Debtor Naming Error
September 15, 2017
UCC, Online UCC System, Due Diligence, Revised Article 9, Reduce Financial Risk, Tips Something
A recent court ruling in Wisconsin once again has affirmed the supreme importance secured parties must place on their data entry procedures when naming debtors on financing statements to perfect their security interests.
A recap of the case can be found here. Once again, a typo in the debtor name created a UCC filing that was judged to be seriously misleading, and therefore left the secured party’s security interest with the debtor…READ MORE