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Hello, and welcome to the Parasec blog.

At Parasec, our objective has always been to deliver unparalleled customer service and high-quality work to our clients. Since 1977, our clients have come to rely upon our expertise, speed and extensive industry knowledge. The Parasec blog contains posts on various aspects of the public records research industry as well as other news that may be of interest to our clients. We hope you find it helpful. Thanks for reading.

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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…

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 reached out to us regarding a scam targeting Florida-based businesses. The misleading mailers are sent from an entity called Business Certificate Services. While the document appears official, it are sent from a company that is in…

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.…

Washington: UCC Filings

We were recently informed that the Washington State Department of Licensing will be holding priority training on select days in the coming weeks, starting today. The UCC staff is scheduled to be out of the office on the dates listed…

Proper Handling of Certified Documents

Ensuring proper handling of certified documents is very important. Tampering or modifying state certified documents can be a costly and time-consuming mistake to make. If tampered with or modified, the documents will be considered invalid. Once a document has been…

Parasec Website: A New, Cleaner Website

The first phase of the Parasec website redesign is slated to launch in the coming months. The new Parasec website will feature a streamlined, modern look and enriched content. The goal is to provide users with a more intuitive experience…

Qatar: Changes to Authentication of Commercial Documents

Effective August 26, 2019, the Consulate General of the State of Qatar will no longer accept the authentication of the National US Arab Chamber of Commerce (NUSACC) on commercial documents. All commercial documents are now required to be authenticated by…

Texas: Assumed Name Certificate Filings

Effective September 1, 2019 (pursuant to House Bill 3609), the Texas Business and Commerce Code will be amended to provide that a corporation, LP, LLP, LLC or foreign filing entity required to file an assumed name certificate shall file with…