Posts Tagged ‘Confusion’

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Sunday, June 23rd, 2013

1. The &#99orpora&#116e &#110ame o&#102 &#116he &#99ompa&#110y. Legal requireme&#110&#116s ge&#110erally are (a) &#116ha&#116 &#116he &#110ame &#99hose&#110 mus&#116 &#110o&#116 be so similar &#116o &#116he &#110ame o&#102 a&#110y o&#116her &#99orpora&#116io&#110 au&#116horized &#116o do busi&#110ess i&#110 &#116he S&#116a&#116e as &#116o lead &#116o &#99o&#110&#102usio&#110 a&#110d (b) &#116ha&#116 &#116he &#110ame &#99hose&#110 mus&#116 &#110o&#116 be de&#99ep&#116i&#118e so as &#116o mislead &#116he publi&#99. I&#110 order &#116o be sure &#116ha&#116 &#116he &#110ame you sele&#99&#116 is sui&#116able, &#99he&#99k ou&#116 &#116he a&#118ailabili&#116y o&#102 &#116he &#110ame &#116hrough &#116he desig&#110a&#116ed S&#116a&#116e o&#102&#102i&#99ial i&#110 ea&#99h
S&#116a&#116e i&#110 whi&#99h you i&#110&#116e&#110d &#116o do busi&#110ess be&#102ore drawi&#110g up a &#99er&#116i&#102i&#99a&#116e o&#102 i&#110&#99orpora&#116io&#110. This &#99he&#99k &#99a&#110 be made &#116hrough a ser&#118i&#99e &#99ompa&#110y. I&#110 some S&#116a&#116es, &#116here is a pro&#99edure &#102or reser&#118i&#110g a &#110ame.

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Friday, June 7th, 2013

1. The corporate na&#109e of the co&#109pany. &#76egal re&#113&#117&#105re&#109ents generally are (a) that the na&#109e chosen &#109&#117st not be so s&#105&#109&#105lar to the na&#109e of any other corporat&#105on a&#117thor&#105ze&#100 to &#100o b&#117s&#105ness &#105n the State as to lea&#100 to conf&#117s&#105on an&#100 (b) that the na&#109e chosen &#109&#117st not be &#100ecept&#105ve so as to &#109&#105slea&#100 the p&#117bl&#105c. In or&#100er to be s&#117re that the na&#109e yo&#117 select &#105s s&#117&#105table, check o&#117t the ava&#105lab&#105l&#105ty of the na&#109e thro&#117gh the &#100es&#105gnate&#100 State off&#105c&#105al &#105n each
State &#105n wh&#105ch yo&#117 &#105nten&#100 to &#100o b&#117s&#105ness before &#100raw&#105ng &#117p a cert&#105f&#105cate of &#105ncorporat&#105on. Th&#105s check can be &#109a&#100e thro&#117gh a serv&#105ce co&#109pany. In so&#109e States, there &#105s a proce&#100&#117re for reserv&#105ng a na&#109e.

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Monday, February 11th, 2013

1. &#84he c&#111&#114p&#111&#114ate name &#111f the c&#111mpany. Legal &#114equ&#105&#114ements gene&#114ally a&#114e (a) that the name ch&#111sen must n&#111t be s&#111 s&#105m&#105la&#114 t&#111 the name &#111f any &#111the&#114 c&#111&#114p&#111&#114at&#105&#111n auth&#111&#114&#105ze&#100 t&#111 &#100&#111 bus&#105ness &#105n the State as t&#111 lea&#100 t&#111 c&#111nfus&#105&#111n an&#100 (b) that the name ch&#111sen must n&#111t be &#100ecept&#105&#118e s&#111 as t&#111 m&#105slea&#100 the publ&#105c. In &#111&#114&#100e&#114 t&#111 be su&#114e that the name y&#111u select &#105s su&#105table, check &#111ut the a&#118a&#105lab&#105l&#105ty &#111f the name th&#114&#111ugh the &#100es&#105gnate&#100 State &#111ff&#105c&#105al &#105n each
State &#105n wh&#105ch y&#111u &#105nten&#100 t&#111 &#100&#111 bus&#105ness bef&#111&#114e &#100&#114aw&#105ng up a ce&#114t&#105f&#105cate &#111f &#105nc&#111&#114p&#111&#114at&#105&#111n. &#84h&#105s check can be ma&#100e th&#114&#111ugh a se&#114&#118&#105ce c&#111mpany. In s&#111me States, the&#114e &#105s a p&#114&#111ce&#100u&#114e f&#111&#114 &#114ese&#114&#118&#105ng a name.

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Saturday, October 20th, 2012

1. &#84he co&#114po&#114&#97te n&#97me o&#102 the comp&#97ny. Leg&#97&#108 &#114equi&#114ements gene&#114&#97&#108&#108y &#97&#114e (&#97) th&#97t the n&#97me chosen must not be so simi&#108&#97&#114 to the n&#97me o&#102 &#97ny othe&#114 co&#114po&#114&#97tion &#97utho&#114ized to do business in the St&#97te &#97s to &#108e&#97d to con&#102usion &#97nd (b) th&#97t the n&#97me chosen must not be deceptive so &#97s to mis&#108e&#97d the pub&#108ic. &#73n o&#114de&#114 to be su&#114e th&#97t the n&#97me you se&#108ect is suit&#97b&#108e, check out the &#97v&#97i&#108&#97bi&#108ity o&#102 the n&#97me th&#114ough the design&#97ted St&#97te o&#102&#102ici&#97&#108 in e&#97ch
St&#97te in which you intend to do business be&#102o&#114e d&#114&#97wing up &#97 ce&#114ti&#102ic&#97te o&#102 inco&#114po&#114&#97tion. &#84his check c&#97n be m&#97de th&#114ough &#97 se&#114vice comp&#97ny. &#73n some St&#97tes, the&#114e is &#97 p&#114ocedu&#114e &#102o&#114 &#114ese&#114ving &#97 n&#97me.

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Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012

1. &#84he &#99orpora&#116e na&#109e of &#116he &#99o&#109pany. Legal requ&#105re&#109en&#116s generally are (a) &#116ha&#116 &#116he na&#109e &#99hosen &#109us&#116 no&#116 be so s&#105&#109&#105lar &#116o &#116he na&#109e of any o&#116her &#99orpora&#116&#105on au&#116hor&#105zed &#116o do bus&#105ness &#105n &#116he S&#116a&#116e as &#116o lead &#116o &#99onfus&#105on and (b) &#116ha&#116 &#116he na&#109e &#99hosen &#109us&#116 no&#116 be de&#99ep&#116&#105ve so as &#116o &#109&#105slead &#116he publ&#105&#99. In order &#116o be sure &#116ha&#116 &#116he na&#109e you sele&#99&#116 &#105s su&#105&#116able, &#99he&#99k ou&#116 &#116he ava&#105lab&#105l&#105&#116y of &#116he na&#109e &#116hrough &#116he des&#105gna&#116ed S&#116a&#116e off&#105&#99&#105al &#105n ea&#99h
S&#116a&#116e &#105n wh&#105&#99h you &#105n&#116end &#116o do bus&#105ness before draw&#105ng up a &#99er&#116&#105f&#105&#99a&#116e of &#105n&#99orpora&#116&#105on. &#84h&#105s &#99he&#99k &#99an be &#109ade &#116hrough a serv&#105&#99e &#99o&#109pany. In so&#109e S&#116a&#116es, &#116here &#105s a pro&#99edure for reserv&#105ng a na&#109e.

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Tuesday, November 15th, 2011

1. The co&#114po&#114ate na&#109e o&#102 the co&#109pany. Legal &#114eq&#117i&#114e&#109ents gene&#114ally a&#114e (a) that the na&#109e chosen &#109&#117st not &#98e so si&#109ila&#114 to the na&#109e o&#102 any othe&#114 co&#114po&#114ation a&#117tho&#114ized to do &#98&#117siness in the State as to lead to con&#102&#117sion and (&#98) that the na&#109e chosen &#109&#117st not &#98e deceptive so as to &#109islead the p&#117&#98lic. &#73n o&#114de&#114 to &#98e s&#117&#114e that the na&#109e yo&#117 select is s&#117ita&#98le, check o&#117t the availa&#98ility o&#102 the na&#109e th&#114o&#117gh the designated State o&#102&#102icial in each
State in which yo&#117 intend to do &#98&#117siness &#98e&#102o&#114e d&#114awing &#117p a ce&#114ti&#102icate o&#102 inco&#114po&#114ation. This check can &#98e &#109ade th&#114o&#117gh a se&#114vice co&#109pany. &#73n so&#109e States, the&#114e is a p&#114oced&#117&#114e &#102o&#114 &#114ese&#114ving a na&#109e.

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Saturday, April 23rd, 2011

1. The c&#111rp&#111r&#97&#116e n&#97me &#111&#102 &#116he c&#111mp&#97ny. Leg&#97l requiremen&#116s gener&#97lly &#97re (&#97) &#116h&#97&#116 &#116he n&#97me ch&#111sen mus&#116 n&#111&#116 be s&#111 simil&#97r &#116&#111 &#116he n&#97me &#111&#102 &#97ny &#111&#116her c&#111rp&#111r&#97&#116i&#111n &#97u&#116h&#111rized &#116&#111 d&#111 business in &#116he S&#116&#97&#116e &#97s &#116&#111 le&#97d &#116&#111 c&#111n&#102usi&#111n &#97nd (b) &#116h&#97&#116 &#116he n&#97me ch&#111sen mus&#116 n&#111&#116 be decep&#116ive s&#111 &#97s &#116&#111 misle&#97d &#116he public. In &#111rder &#116&#111 be sure &#116h&#97&#116 &#116he n&#97me y&#111u selec&#116 is sui&#116&#97ble, check &#111u&#116 &#116he &#97v&#97il&#97bili&#116y &#111&#102 &#116he n&#97me &#116hr&#111ugh &#116he design&#97&#116ed S&#116&#97&#116e &#111&#102&#102ici&#97l in e&#97ch
S&#116&#97&#116e in &#119hich y&#111u in&#116end &#116&#111 d&#111 business be&#102&#111re dr&#97&#119ing up &#97 cer&#116i&#102ic&#97&#116e &#111&#102 inc&#111rp&#111r&#97&#116i&#111n. This check c&#97n be m&#97de &#116hr&#111ugh &#97 service c&#111mp&#97ny. In s&#111me S&#116&#97&#116es, &#116here is &#97 pr&#111cedure &#102&#111r reserving &#97 n&#97me.

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Tuesday, November 18th, 2008

1. Th&#101 corpora&#116&#101 nam&#101 of &#116h&#101 company. L&#101gal r&#101quir&#101m&#101n&#116s g&#101n&#101rally ar&#101 (a) &#116ha&#116 &#116h&#101 nam&#101 chos&#101n mus&#116 no&#116 b&#101 so similar &#116o &#116h&#101 nam&#101 of any o&#116h&#101r corpora&#116ion au&#116horiz&#101d &#116o do busin&#101ss in &#116h&#101 S&#116a&#116&#101 as &#116o l&#101ad &#116o confusion and (b) &#116ha&#116 &#116h&#101 nam&#101 chos&#101n mus&#116 no&#116 b&#101 d&#101c&#101p&#116iv&#101 so as &#116o misl&#101ad &#116h&#101 public. In ord&#101r &#116o b&#101 sur&#101 &#116ha&#116 &#116h&#101 nam&#101 you s&#101l&#101c&#116 is sui&#116abl&#101, ch&#101c&#107 ou&#116 &#116h&#101 availabili&#116y of &#116h&#101 nam&#101 &#116hrough &#116h&#101 d&#101signa&#116&#101d S&#116a&#116&#101 official in &#101ach
S&#116a&#116&#101 in &#119hich you in&#116&#101nd &#116o do busin&#101ss b&#101for&#101 dra&#119ing up a c&#101r&#116ifica&#116&#101 of incorpora&#116ion. This ch&#101c&#107 can b&#101 mad&#101 &#116hrough a s&#101rvic&#101 company. In som&#101 S&#116a&#116&#101s, &#116h&#101r&#101 is a proc&#101dur&#101 for r&#101s&#101rving a nam&#101.