Posted November 13, 2012:
Changes to California Business Entity Filings: Effective January 1, 2013, there are changes to California business entity filing requirements, relating to entity and agent addresses, future file date requests, and copy requests.
Posted August 29, 2012:
California Business Connect Project: The California Business Connect Project will increase efficiencies and allow readily available access to Secretary of State Records.
Posted January 1, 2012:
New Laws to Prevent Fraud: Effective January 1, 2012, there are new laws to prevent people from sending misleading solicitations to Californians.
Posted December 16, 2011:
Two New Types of Corporations: Effective January 1, 2012, there are two new subtypes of stock corporations in California — a "flexible purpose corporation" and a "benefit corporation." The new corporation subtypes allow entrepreneurs and investors to organize stock corporations that can pursue both economic and social objectives.