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FCS Online System Browser Compatibility Update

February 11, 2016

With our recent system improvements, we have enhanced our FCS online website security. As a result and for the best user experience, we now require our users to access FCS online system with the following browsers: Chrome Firefox Internet Explorer 11 or above Note: Microsoft will no longer provide security updates or technical support for older versions of IE. Read more here: Please…READ MORE


FCS Online System Update Q1-16

February 03, 2016

First Corporate Solutions will be launching several enhancement updates to its online search and filing system on Friday, 2/5/16. Here are the highlights. Filing System Faster Access to Documents – Links in email confirmations will now go directly to corresponding documents instead of to the filing information screen, reducing the number of clicks to reach important information. Clearer Filer Identification -  “First Corporate…READ MORE


Delaware SOS Only Accepts DCIS UCC Filing Until Further Notice

November 05, 2015

11/6/21015 Update: Delaware Secretary of State UCC system is back up and they are accepting UCC filing via their website and DCIS. 11/5/2015: For clients who need to file UCC in Delaware, the only way to file a UCC from our Delaware office is through the DCIS  system.  The cost is $100 for routine service which is taking about 2-3 weeks.  This is the only option available until further notice. Contact your account manager if you have…READ MORE


Columbus Day State Closures

October 07, 2015

In observance of Columbus Day, many jurisdictions will be closed on Monday, October 12. Along with many other businesses however, First Corporate Solutions will remain open. To help you plan, the government offices in the following states are scheduled to be closed (be advised, the below list is subject to change by state at any time): Alabama Arizona Colorado Connecticut Georgia Idaho Illinois Indiana Maine Massachusetts Maryland Missouri Montana Nebraska New…READ MORE


Delaware Secretary of State Division of Corporations Office To Return to 8am – 8pm EST Operating Hours This Week 9/28-10/2

September 28, 2015

This week, the Delaware Division of Corporations will return to operating hours of 8am EST to 8pm EST Monday through Friday, September 28 through October 2. Cut-off times for Expedited Services will be adjusted as follows: 30 minute and 1hour expedited requests must be submitted by 6pm and 2 hour expedited requests must be submitted by 5pm.  All other priority submissions will revert back to normal cut off times. If you have any…READ MORE


[Updated] Delaware Secretary of State Division of Corporations Office To Be Closed for Computer System Upgrade

September 03, 2015

September 3rd to September 8th The Delaware Secretary of State will close on Thursday, September 3rd at 4:30 pm EST, will be closed on Friday, September 4th and will not reopen until Tuesday, September 8th at 8:00 am EST due to the new DCIS system (ICIS) being implemented. Thursday, September 3rd – All priority services will be discontinued at 12:00 pm EST. Thursday, September 3rd – No filings or searches can be processed…READ MORE