Aug 18

August 18, 2017

LIVE WEBINAR: Get and Stay Compliant in Your Industry: Business License Compliance Made Easy

LIVE WEBINAR: Get and Stay Compliant in Your Industry: Business License Compliance Made Easy

Across the U.S., there are more than 160,000 local, county, municipal, township, and special district governments, each with its own business license, permit, and tax registration demands. Meeting the challenges of business compliance can mean tracking down scores of deadlines and spending your valuable hours corresponding with any number of federal, state, and regional offices. The good news is CSC® can help. Our services can simplify your compliance efforts and streamline the entire license, permit, and tax registration process—from start…
Aug 17

August 17, 2017

Maryland – Forfeiture Database Available July – September

Maryland – Forfeiture Database Available July – September

The State Department of Taxation and Assessments (SDAT) created a searchable database available from July through September to identify domestic legal entities and the reason for an upcoming forfeiture before the mailing of a final forfeiture notice in early October and eventual forfeiture in December. The reasons to appear on Potential Forfeiture Search are if SDAT record indicates a domestic legal entity has not filed a required Form 1, owes a late filing penalty or has failed to reimburse SDAT…
Aug 16

August 16, 2017

Texas – Legislation Authorizes Public Benefit Corporations

Texas – Legislation Authorizes Public Benefit Corporations

House Bill 3488 signed by the governor June 14 and effective September 1 authorizes the formation of public benefit corporations including a periodic statement to shareholders at least biennially pertaining to the promotion of the public benefit specified in the corporation’s certificate of formation.
Aug 14

August 14, 2017

Arizona – Corporation Commission Posts Summary of Previously Enacted Legislation

Arizona – Corporation Commission Posts Summary of Previously Enacted Legislation

The Corporation Commission posted a summary of previously enacted legislation which took effect August 9.  The Commission no longer sends a copy of a filed document with notice of approval and the document must be retrieved from the Commission website.  The legislation also authorized electronic transmission of notice of pending administrative dissolution, although the Commission will not implement this change until a new computer system is operational and will request entities to consent to electronic notices.  
Aug 10

August 10, 2017

New Hampshire – Legislation Deletes Hearing Requirement for Late Reinstatement

New Hampshire – Legislation Deletes Hearing Requirement for Late Reinstatement

Senate Bill 42 (Chapter 2017-171) signed by the governor June 28 and effective August 27 deletes the hearing requirement for late reinstatement of administratively dissolved corporations.
Aug 8

August 8, 2017

United States – Bill Enacts Sanctions against Iran, Russia and North Korea

United States – Bill Enacts Sanctions against Iran, Russia and North Korea

House Bill 3364 (Public Law No. 115-44) signed by the President and effective August 2 enacted sanctions against Iran, the Russian Federation and North Korea in the Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act.
Aug 7

August 7, 2017

Extensive changes enacted to Illinois Limited Liability Company Act

Extensive changes enacted to Illinois Limited Liability Company Act

More than 70 business entity statutes were added or amended by the Illinois legislature during the latest legislative session, including extensive changes to the state’s Limited Liability Company Act. The 2017 Edition of Illinois Laws Governing Business Entities captures these and other changes made during the 2017 legislative session. The amended LLC Act, which became effective July 1, 2017, aligns the state’s LLC law more closely with the Revised Uniform Liability Company Act promulgated by the National Conference of Commissioners…
Aug 4

August 4, 2017

LIVE WEBINAR: The New China Overseas NGO Law

LIVE WEBINAR: The New China Overseas NGO Law

The New China Overseas NGO Law Thursday, August 17, 2017 In 2016, more than 7,000 non-governmental organizations (NGOs) operated in China. However, on January 1, 2017 the new “Law on the Management of the Activities of Overseas Non-Governmental Organizations within Mainland China” came into effect. This new law imposes more stringent regulations upon foreign NGOs registering and operating within Mainland China. In this complimentary presentation, we discuss these new requirements and how this will affect operations of foreign NGOs operating…
Aug 4

August 4, 2017

LIVE WEBINAR: Simplifying and Centralizing Global Corporate Governance

LIVE WEBINAR: Simplifying and Centralizing Global Corporate Governance

Global Corporate Governance Thursday, August 03, 2017 Global corporate governance is complicated because each country has their own requirements, governance policies, and compliance demands. Join us for a complimentary webinar as we explain how CSC® can help. During the webinar, you will learn: The challenges of achieving entity compliance and maintaining corporate secretarial functions internationally Ways to centralize your data and documents for visibility into all your global subsidiaries Global legal entity identifier requirements And more… We’ll conclude with a…
Aug 2

August 2, 2017

Colorado – Legislation Updates Requirements for Public Benefit Corporations

Colorado – Legislation Updates Requirements for Public Benefit Corporations

House Bill 1200 signed by the governor June 6 and effective August 9 updated requirements for public benefit corporations originally passed in 2013. Among the changes, use of a corporate ending “public benefit corporation” or “PBC” is optional.