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Hi! I currently own a publishing business that is an advertising company and set up in Georgia as an S Corp. I am looking to expand my business and change the name of the business and the distribution. If I use a DBA for my new company name will I be protected legally and is that the best way to go rather than having to set up another S Corp and another busniess bank account?

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been officially filed? If so, what?

Nothing's been filed under the new company name yet. I was told I can complete a ficticious name form to do the DBA

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No you need an actual entity to have personal exposure protection. A DBA is not adequate.
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