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Dissociated Partners May Remain Liable Dissociated Partners May Remain Liable According to Cal. Corp. Code § 16603(1), when a general partner dissociates, they lose their right to participate in any conduct or management of the partnership business. Subdivision (a) of Section 16703 states that a
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Must A Corporation Have a Location

Must A Corporation Have a Location Must A Corporation Have a Location If you are a registered corporation in the state of California, you must have an address. Without a “there” you cannot be considered a corporation. If you are a California corporation or a foreign
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Time off Work to Vote

Time off Work to Vote Time off Work to Vote Everyone has the right to vote. In California, voter’s rights are protected by the California Elections Code § 14000. According to § 14000, employees can take reasonable time off to vote without any consequences such
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Filing Requirements Part I – Annual Report to Secretary of State

Filing Requirements Part I - Annual Report to Secretary of State Annual Report to Secretary of State An annual Report of information must be filed by each and every California LLC and Corporation to the California Secretary of State. An annual LLC statement includes: The business address off the LLC Names
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Tax Obligations of Out-of-state Corporations Doing Business in California

Tax Obligations of Out-of-state Corporations Doing Business in California Tax Obligations of Out-of-state Corporations Doing Business in California To conduct business in California, a “foreign” corporation (one incorporated in another state) must register with the state of California, file CA tax returns, and pay CA taxes. The California Tax
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Administrative Dissolution of Corporations in California

Administrative Dissolution of Corporations in California Administrative Dissolution of Corporations in California Beginning in 2019, California corporations may be administratively dissolved by the Franchise Tax Board (“FTB”) if the FTB has suspended the corporation’s corporate powers for 60 consecutive months. Before the corporation can be administratively
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What Is Right of Publicity?

What Is Right of Publicity? Image   What Is Right of Publicity? Many celebrities and others with prominent public persons have pursued lawsuits for damages regarding violations of this right. However, what is this right? Fundamentally, it comes down to the notion that all individuals have
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Writ of Attachment in CA

Writ of Attachment in CA Writ of Attachment in California Writ of attachment is a prejudgment process. A court orders a seizure (the attachment) of property that is described in the writ. Once the property is seized, it is held in custody of an appointed
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Rights of Corporate Shareholders in California

Rights of Corporate Shareholders in California Rights of Corporate Shareholders in California The laws related to the rights of corporate shareholders have evolved and changed over time. Broader judicial and legislative efforts regarding Board of Directors, rights and responsibilities of shareholders regarding corporate information have been
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Dissolution Of An LLC

Dissolution Of An LLC Dissolution Of An LLC In order to dissolve a Limited Liability Company (LLC) in California, one must be knowledgeable of California Corporations Code Section 17707.01. The code helps us gain knowledge and foresight regarding the events that give rise to
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