This helpful guide explains, from the perspective of counsel for the secured party, how to obtain quickly and perfect a security interest that gives priority over other creditors if a debtor defaults or goes bankrupt. Now includes details of "UCC Connect" for submission of UCC filings, inquiries, orders for copies, and debtor search certificates.
- Perfecting by Filing Financial Statement
- Perfecting Interest in Goods, Negotiable Documents, Instruments, or Investment Property
- Obtaining Purchase Money Priority
- Preparing a Written Security Agreement