Registering a DBA in Louisiana
Any company that wishes to do business in Louisiana under a name other than its registered company name must register a so-called "trade name" (an equivalent of DBA or "doing business as"). Trade names are registered in the similar fashion to registration of trade marks and service marks.
In Louisiana, applications to register a trade name, trade mark, or service mark are filed with the Commercial Division of Louisiana Secretary of State. Before applying for a trade name a company must make sure that the name is available by searching Louisiana Secretary of State records, a process is similar to the first step in formation of a new company. Application to register trade name must be notarized prior to submission for filing.
We can help you research the trade name of your choice, and prepare and file all the necessary trade name registration paperwork with Louisiana Secretary of State - all you need to do is complete our simple application below.
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