Learning Goal: I’m working on a law discussion question and need a reference to help me learn.
Mohammad and Arjan wish to start a corporation. They meet with an attorney together and
complete and sign the necessary paperwork to incorporate within their jurisdiction. The attorney
places the documents in the mail. Due to an error with the delivery, the government never
receives the notice. Mohammad and Arjan start using the new corporate entity name, Finance,
The business struggles and a creditor sues Finance, Inc. to recover some unpaid obligation.
During the lawsuit, the creditor learns that Finance, Inc. was never properly filed with the
government. The creditor wishes to sue Mohammad and Arjan personally. Will the creditor win
that lawsuit against Mohammad and Arjan? Why or why not?
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