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Legal Terms & Conditions

You agree to the AZBR Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and the Legal Terms and Conditions contained in this agreement that govern the purchase of any Service on website, (“AZBR”) which is operated and administered by the law office of Joan L. Jakel, PC (the “Firm”).

You have been informed of the various Services and what they include on the AZBR site and the cost of these Services, which include the following:

LLC Formation:

  • LLC Silver Package is $149 and it includes assistance with the name selection, prepare and file the Articles of Organization with the AZ Corporation Commission within 11-14 days of receiving the signed Articles of Organization from you, prepare and publish the Notice of the approved Articles of Organization with the publisher and e-mail you the above documents.

  • LLC Gold Package is $279 and it contains everything in the Silver Package, plus organizational minutes, an operating agreement and a start up checklist. The documents will be sent to you via regular mail.

  • LLC Platinum Package is $399 and it contains everything in the Gold Package, and the Articles of Organization will be filed with the AZ Corporation Commission within 7-10 days of receiving the signed Articles of Organization from you, the LLC documents will be placed in a binder and sent to you via Priority Mail. Your LLC’s EIN will be obtained by TM Accounting Services. We will provide you with the contact information for TM Accounting Services for the purpose of obtaining the EIN. You will receive: a 25 page small business accounting guide from TM Accounting Services; Coach Joelle’s 60 Days to Success Action Plan; a downloadable pdf of The Science of Getting Rich by Wallace Wattles; a 30 minute web consult from Jack Smith; and a 30 minute legal consult by the Law Office of Joan Jakel to review your business formation documents.

You are also responsible for the expedited filing fee with the AZ Corporation Commission which is $85 and the Publication Cost which is $36 for Maricopa County. If publication is required outside of Maricopa County, you are responsible for the additional publication charge.

Statutory Agent Service:
You have the option to retain the Firm to serve as your company’s statutory agent. The fee for the statutory agent is $149 per year. As statutory agent, we will accept service of any documents served on your company. When we are served with any notices for your company, we scan them into our system, e-mail and/or fax the documents to you, call you and advise you we received them, and send the originals in the mail. Any follow-up services provided by our office that are related to the legal notice are charged separately.

We do not refund fees related to our statutory agent services once you have retained us and we have processed your request. You are free, at any time, to select a new statutory agent by filing a Statement of Change with the Arizona Corporation Commission. We will bill you annually for our statutory agent services.  The Firm will resign as the company’s statutory agent if we do not receive payment within ten (10) days of the invoice date.

It is very important that our office can reach you at all times so if we receive any documents as your statutory agent we can promptly forward the documents to you. It is your responsibility to keep your contact information, e-mail, phone, fax and current address, current and up to date with our office. If you fail to maintain up to date records with our office and we cannot locate you, we will resign as your statutory agent with no liability to the company or any members or managers or third parties for the resignation.

The Firm is not advising you with respect to and we are not responsible for selecting a name that does not infringe on a trademark or service mark. Before you select a name for your company, check the AZ Corporation Commission’s Name Availability Database and the US Patent and Trademark Office to determine if your prospective company name is available.

Trade Name Service:
We will prepare and file a tradename application for an Arizona tradename. The legal fees for preparing and filing the trade name application are $100. The filing fee with the AZ Secretary of State’s office is $35. We will send the trade name certificate to you once we receive it from the Secretary of State.

Priority Rush Service:

Priority Rush Service is available to expedite any of our services so your documents will be filed with the applicable agency within 1-3 business days of receiving the signed documents from you. The Priority Rush Service charge is $100.

The Firm is not acting as your attorney in advising you with respect to these Terms and Conditions because we would have a conflict of interest in doing so. If you or any person or entity affiliated with the company has questions about these Terms and Conditions, we recommend that each concerned person consult with separate legal counsel. You are not hiring the Firm to advise you with respect to federal or state income tax issues, securities law, or any other matter. The Firm is not providing any kind of advice, explanation, opinion, or recommendation to you about possible legal rights, remedies, options, selection of entities or strategies and we recommend that you consult with an attorney to advise you on any of these issues.

The Firm requires payment in advance before we provide any services and all payments are considered earned upon receipt of payment and applicable questionnaire since the documents will be prepared upon receipt of payment and the completed questionnaire. You confirm that you are at least 18 years old or older. You are responsible for the accuracy of all information that you provide to us on the questionnaire and you confirm the information you provide on the questionnaire and payment form is correct, and you are the authorized signer on the credit card account. You authorize Joan L. Jakel, PC to make the charge to your credit card. In the event that you contest the charge or it is charged back to Joan L. Jakel, PC, you agree that you are responsible for any charges, including collection costs and attorney’s fees, incurred by Joan L. Jakel, PC, in defending the authorization.  If your bank refuses to honor a withdrawal because there are insufficient funds in your account, you will be liable for an additional $25 reprocessing fee.

The Firm exists solely within the County of Maricopa in the State of Arizona. You agree that regardless of where you reside or where your browser is physically located, your viewing and use of AZBR occurs solely within the County of Maricopa in the State of Arizona, and that all content and services shall be deemed to be served from, and performed wholly within, the County of Maricopa in the State of Arizona, as if you had physically traveled there to obtain the service. You agree that Arizona law shall govern any disputes arising from your use of this website, and that the courts of the County of Maricopa in the State of Arizona, shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any disputes.

By using our website, you agree to the terms and conditions contained in this agreement. Additionally, if you pay for your services by credit card, by paying for the service, you agree to the terms and conditions in this agreement.