The New and Improved Regulation of Assumed Name Filings in Virginia
April 28, 2020

Effective January 1, 2020, the Clerk’s Office of the State Corporation Commission became the central filing office in Virginia for all certificates of assumed or fictitious name, effectively streamlining the previous two-step process into…

What is an Assumed Name Filing?
December 19, 2019

This is also known as a “d/b/a” or “doing business as” filing. If you plan to do business under a trade name that is different than the legal name of your business entity, then you are required to file a Certificate of Assumed Name with…