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Illinois: Corporate Diversity Report Card

Illinois House Bill 3394, approved by Governor Pritzker in August 2019, is intended to collect and study data regarding female and minority board information for publicly held domestic or foreign corporations. The original bill would have mandated minority representation for…

California: FTB Pending Administrative Termination Notice

The California Franchise Tax Board (FTB) has posted a list of domestic stock corporations currently facing administrative termination. The list can be found on the California Secretary of State’s website effective today (January 17, 2020). If these entities do not…

Nevada: Publication Requirement Reminder

Each foreign corporation in the State of Nevada is required to publish a statement of its last year’s business in a Nevada newspaper pursuant to Nevada Revised Statute 80.190. The law requires that the statement appear in two issues of…

Alabama: Misleading Letter Targets Business Community

Alabama Secretary of State John H. Merrill has issued a warning regarding misleading letters that are targeting businesses across the state. The letters are being sent by an entity called AL Certificate Service, which is not associated with any state…

New York: Women on Corporate Boards Study

On December 30, 2019, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo signed into law Senate Bill 4278 (Chapter 747) which enacts the “women on corporate boards study.” The legislation requires the New York State Department of State, in collaboration with the Department of…

California: 2020 Future File Dates

As the year comes to a close, we wanted to remind our clients that we are currently accepting 2020 future filings for the state of California. Send us your 2020 corporate and LLC filings, and we’ll hand deliver them to…

Various States: Holiday Closures

Listed below are the state government closures scheduled for the remainder of December, as well as January, February and March. This information may change without our knowledge, so please be sure to check with your state office for added closures/updates…

Parasec: Employee Volunteer Program Aims at Giving Back

At Parasec, we believe that people can make a positive impact on their local communities. As our company thrives, our organization also has the ability to create social change. This month, we’re excited to launch a new employee volunteer program aimed…

Florida: Misleading Mailers

One of our correspondents recently reached out to us regarding a scam targeting Florida-based businesses. The misleading mailers are being sent from an entity called Business Certificate Services. While the document looks official, it is being sent by a company…

Arizona: Foreign LLC Registration

Effective today, Monday, October 14th, any new foreign LLC filings in Arizona will be required to submit certified articles and amendments or the most recent restated articles, as well as a good standing along with the application for registration paperwork.…