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Asked on Dec 15, 2021

Lien on business name

My husband and I started a transportation company recently and learned a Lein has been put on the business by a company we have never heard of nor have any affiliation with

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Answered 267 days ago

T. Phillip B.

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Are you talking about a UCC lien? See 810 ILCS 5/9-501 et seq. for some information about fraudulent filings. The Secretary of State also has a form for an Affidavit of Fraudulent Record which you could file. Additionally, you could file a termination which is also available with the Secretary of State.

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