Publications: Secured Transactions
U.C.C. Forms and Filing Information
Elizabeth Springsteen Staff Attorney National Agricultural Law Center
This publication provides a state-by-state listing of links to information necessary to file a UCC filing statement and to search the filings, along with the forms necessary to do so. If an online filing system is available, a link has been provided to it. Download this article. Posted: March 5, 2009.
2005 Commercial Law Update
Keith G. Meyer The Hampton Professor of Law University of Kansas
As of July 1, 2001, all fifty states adopted Revised Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, the first major revision of Article 9 since 1972. In most states, Revised Article 9 became effective on July 1, 2001, ushering in a host of changes to the areas of commercial and secured transactions law. For agriculture, these changes are especially important and present a wealth of pitfalls for even the experienced practitioner. This update provides a discussion of the changes brought by Revised Article 9 and the new law’s application to commercial and secured transactions in the agricultural context. Download this article Posted: June 26, 2006