Apr 26

April 26, 2017

Arkansas – Legislation Amends Recording of Deeds

Arkansas – Legislation Amends Recording of Deeds

House Bill 1940 (Act No. 656) signed by the governor March 27 and effective 91 days after adjournment (projected as May 19) allows a deed to be recorded by the county clerk without an affidavit of compliance or a receipt showing proof of tax paid attached to the deed, if the transaction is exempt from real property transfer tax.
Apr 26

April 26, 2017

New case notes provide insight for New York business law

New case notes provide insight for New York business law

Business attorneys working with New York entities need a comprehensive resource to stay on top of legislative changes and new case law in the State. CSC®Publishing’s New York Laws Governing Business Entities is that resource, providing corporate attorneys and in-house counsel with the latest changes to business laws and the most up-to-date annotations from New York state and federal courts. The Spring 2017 Edition is updated through Chapter 7 of the 2017 Session, including updates to the Not-for-Profit Corporation Law…
Apr 25

April 25, 2017

Kentucky – New Legislation Amends Business Entity Statutes

Kentucky – New Legislation Amends Business Entity Statutes

Senate  Bill 235 (Act 193) became law without the governor’s signature April 11 and effective June 29 amends business entity statutes regarding derivative proceedings and charging orders against entities and provides that certain actions against an entity or foreign entity that maintains a registered office may be brought in the county where the registered office is situated.
Apr 24

April 24, 2017

Arizona – Bill Establishes Guidelines for Blockchain Technology

Arizona – Bill Establishes Guidelines for Blockchain Technology

House Bill 2417 (Chapter 97) signed by the governor March 29 and effective 91 days after adjournment (projected to be June 7) establishes guidelines for blockchain technology regarding electronic signatures and records under the Uniform Commercial Code (UCC) for sales, leases and documents of title.
Apr 24

April 24, 2017

CSC’s Delaware deskbook keeps readers current on important case law

CSC’s Delaware deskbook keeps readers current on important case law

For legal and business professionals, understanding how courts interpret Delaware’s business laws is critical to successfully managing their companies and executing transactions. Delaware is a leading domicile for U.S. and international business entities, and is known worldwide for its judicial system and the judges that decide its corporate cases. CSC®Publishing releases its flagship publication Delaware Laws Governing Business Entities, twice a year, to ensure that practitioners are working with the most up-to-date statutory information and have access to the very…
Apr 19

April 19, 2017

Colorado – Changes to Charities Program E-Filing System Effective April 20

Colorado – Changes to Charities Program E-Filing System Effective April 20

The Secretary of State posted information about changes to the Charities Program e-filing system effective Thursday, April 20 to enable multiple users to log in and complete filings on a registrant’s behalf. In addition, a new type of login is being introduced to allow third-party preparers to assist charities and fundraisers with their filings.
Apr 18

April 18, 2017

Tennessee – Legislation Amends Charitable Registration Requirements

Tennessee – Legislation Amends Charitable Registration Requirements

House Bill 81 signed by the governor and effective April 12 amended charitable registration requirements to require a nonprofit organization desiring financial assistance from a county or municipality to file either an annual audit or an annual report of receipts and expenditures in a form prescribed by the comptroller of the treasury.
Apr 17

April 17, 2017

Hawaii – Second Quarter Annual Business Reports Now Due

Hawaii – Second Quarter Annual Business Reports Now Due

The Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) Business Registration Division (BREG) posted a reminder that second quarter annual business reports are due for entities which registered in Hawaii between April and June.
Apr 14

April 14, 2017

CSC® Publishing releases new annotated business statutes collection for the state of Washington

CSC® Publishing releases new annotated business statutes collection for the state of Washington

CSC® Publishing is pleased to introduce the newest addition to our annotated statutory deskbook library: Washington Laws Governing Business Entities. This comprehensive resource provides corporate attorneys and in-house counsel in Washington and the Northwest with up-to-date business entity statutes and case law that needed to conduct research, complete transactions, and advise clients. This 2017 Edition features all legislative changes made during the 2016 Washington legislative session, as well as the latest new case notes from state and federal courts interpreting the…
Apr 12

April 12, 2017

Mississippi – Senate Bill Amends Business Corporation Act

Mississippi – Senate Bill Amends Business Corporation Act

Senate Bill 2350 signed by the governor March 20 and effective July 1 amends the business corporation act to clarify that a voting trust agreement is valid for the duration of the agreement and that an administratively dissolved corporation continues its existence but may not carry on business except to wind up and liquidate the business and notify claimants.