FAQ

Q. Can I check whether a company is a registered company in the U.S.?

A.  Yes. You can find out information about U.S. companies through the following websites:

  • Secretary of State department database of the state the company is incorporated.  The U.S. States’ Secretaries of State websites can be found at:

http://www.coordinatedlegal.com/SecretaryOfState.html#Related

  • Information on publicly traded companies can be found at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission:

http://www.sec.gov/  (main page)

http://www.sec.gov/edgar/searchedgar/companysearch.html
(company search)

http://www.sec.gov/litigation.shtml
(litigation/administrative proceedings)

  • U.S. Better Business Bureau is another useful source:

http://www.bbb.org/us/ (home page)

https://www.bbb.org/search
(search for information on businesses)