California Department of Corporations - Protects and informs California's population in the areas of
health maintenance organizations, the offer and sale of securities, franchises and off-exchange commodities, and transactions involving
certain fiduciaries and lenders regulated by the Department.
Class, Race, and Corporate Power - An academic journal examining the politics of corporate power. This includes an analysis of capital, labor, and race relations within nation-states and the global economy.
Corporation 20/20 - What would a corporation look like that was designed to seamlessly
integrate both social and financial purpose? Corporation 20/20 seeks to answer this question. Its goal is to develop and
disseminate corporate designs where social purpose moves from the periphery.
CQ MoneyLine - CQ MoneyLine is the leading source of comprehensive, timely and
objective campaign finance and lobbying information available. With campaign donation and expenditure data dating to the 1979-80 election
cycle, CQ MoneyLine helps you analyze the flow of money through the political system.
Crocodyl - A collaboration sponsored by CorpWatch,
the Center for Corporate Policy and the Corporate Research Project. seeks to stimulate collaborative research among NGOs,
journalists, activists, whistleblowers and academics from both the global South and North in order to develop publicly-available profiles
of the world's most powerful corporations. The result is an evolving compendium of critical research, posted to the public domain as an aid
to anyone working to hold corporations increasingly accountable.
CSC IncSpot - CSC offers registered agent
services, which consist of providing a corporation, limited partnership, or limited liability company with a registered agent and/or
registered office in the state where it is incorporated and the states in which it is qualified to conduct business.
CT Corporation - Provides business and law firms
with a full range of corporate and UCC services, from compliance filing, public record searching and
document retrieval, to specialty services such as statutory representation, authentication, annual meeting and staffing services.
Dun & Bradstreet - D&B offers insightful reports on millions of companies worldwide.
EDGAR Database - The Electronic Data Gathering,
Analysis, and Retrieval system performs automated collection, validation, indexing, acceptance, and forwarding of submissions
by companies and others who are required by law to file forms with the Securities and Exchange Commission
GovernanceMetrics International - Serves as a central repository for research, study and critical
thinking about the nature of the modern global corporation, with a special focus on corporate governance and the relationship between
company management, their boards and their shareowners.
Hay Group - A global management consulting firm. Organizational
management information, widely used job evaluation methodology, assistance in assessing, selecting and developing managers and executives.
Integrity in Science Database - Combats corporate influence on science and science-based
public policy. Scrutinizes more than 200 science-based federal advisory committees for undisclosed conflicts of interest, monitors the
media and scientific literature for failure to disclose, and encourages the adoption of strong disclosure policies.
Partnership Bulletin - A monthly subscription-based UK magazine and website providing
in-depth updates on partnership working between the public and private sector, including the private finance initiative (PFI),
public private partnerships (PPPs) and newer models, such as asset backed regeneration vehicles.
Public Records Online Directory - A portal to official state web sites, and those tax
assessors' and recorders' offices that have developed web sites for the retrieval of available public records over the internet. From Nationwide Environmental Title Research, LLC (NETROnline).
Small Business Administratiion (SBA) - Programs include financial and federal contract procurement
assistance, management assistance, and specialized outreach to women, minorities and armed forces veterans. SBA also provides
loans to victims of natural disasters and specialized advice and assistance in international trade.
Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) - Encourages domestic small businesses to engage in Federal Research/Research and Development (R/R&D) that has the potential for commercialization. Through a competitive
awards-based program, SBIR enables small businesses to explore their technological potential and provides the incentive to profit
from its commercialization.
SourceWatch - Collaborative resource for citizens and journalists looking for documented
information about the corporations, industries, and people trying to influence public policy and public opinion.
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