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What Are Minutes and Why Do I Need Them?

Every corporation must maintain corporate "minutes" regarding the activities of the company and they are considered the "memory" or the official record of the events that occurred during any corporate meeting. Under California law, a corporation is required to have at least one annual meeting per year, although more than one meeting is usually held more…

Why Should I Pay To Register My Copyright?

Why Register? After reading my article discussing what a copyright is and discovering the truth about when it is established, you may find yourself wondering, "If my copyright subsists at the time my originally authored work is created and fixed in a tangible form, then why do I need to bother with the paperwork and more…

What is a Copyright?

The idea of a copyright is often misunderstood.  Through this broad, yet succinct article, I hope to shed some light on some of the key concepts of copyright law.  If you would like further detail on any of the topics below mentioned, please feel free to contact me. Copyright Defined First, let's address the question more…

Changing the Name of Your Corporation or LLC

Can you change the name of your already existing California Corporation or LLC? Yes, you may change the name of your current corporation. You do not need to dissolve the current corporation and file as a new entity.  The process is simple. First, let's make sure your corporate documents are up to date with the more…