CA Secretary Of State To Shut Down Online UCC System July 13
July 07, 2020
On Monday, July 13, 2020 at 12:01 AM, the California Secretary of State’s office plans to shut down their current UCC Online System. Their new system will go live on July 15, 2020, around 10:00 AM.
During this time, users will not be able to submit electronic filings or conduct any online searches on California’s system. All documents received by mail or the Sacramento drop box during this time will receive a filing date of July 15,…READ MORE
Government Office Website Links in One Place
July 01, 2020
For the latest information on office hours and current processes for every Secretary of State’s office and more, go direct to each governmental office’s website using the links below.
Secretary of State links
Attorney General links
State Banking and Finance Division links
Department of Revenue links
Delaware State Government Offices Closed Friday 6/19/2020
June 18, 2020
Delaware Governor John Carney announced today that June 19, 2020, will be an additional holiday for state government in honor of Juneteenth and that government offices will be closed that day. Because of this, any business entity filings will not be able to be processed until Monday. Therefore, if you need a filing to receive Friday’s date of 6/19/202, the global filing service will be in effect.
If you have questions please contact…READ MORE
Louisiana Secretary of State Recording Requirement Eliminated
June 16, 2020
Senate Bill 54 signed by the governor and effective June 5, 2020 eliminates the requirement for the Secretary of State to record notice of administrative revocation of articles of incorporation in the clerk of court of the parish in which the corporation's registered office is located. Additionally,the bill adds a requirement for registered agents to be authorized in their organizational documents to act as a registered agent.
For additional…READ MORE
A Message from FCS Regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus)
March 13, 2020
State Update, Services / System Update
The impacts of the coronavirus are being felt, requiring action to mitigate and address evolving realities during these uncertain times, and First Corporate Solutions (FCS) is doing just that to assure your compliance management needs continue to be supported as best as possible.
FCS has ordered hand sanitizer and wipes for the staff and also distributed educational material and guidance protocols to limit exposure in our offices. In…READ MORE
Coronavirus Update: Delaware Division of Corporations remains open for now
March 12, 2020
The Delaware Division of Corporations has received inquiries about impacts and possible changes to operations due to the Coronavirus. As a result, it has created a link with information on their website https://corp.delaware.gov and will use this page to provide any updates or changes as they develop. Further, the Delaware Division of Corporations will send notifications to the online agent community with information and updates that are…READ MORE
Delaware SOS Closed Until Thursday 12-26-2019
December 23, 2019
The Delaware SOS is closed tomorrow for Christmas Eve.
No filings can be submitted to the state tomorrow, Tuesday 12/24. All Delaware filings that require a 12/24 index date must be submitted today, Monday 12/23.
If you need assistance or have any questions, please contact your account manager.READ MORE
Virginia Corporate Commission New System Release
November 21, 2019
State Update, Services / System Update
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.
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