Koloden is a purpose-built research tool and platform that enables users to conduct commercial and industrial research, investigate business filings and business entity profiles, perform due diligence, and qualify branding decisions in light of millions of business and trade names in use across the United States.
Simultaneously search Secretaries of State business entity and trade name databases (where available), in real time; Results returned in organized, exportable fashion to create instant work product ready for further analysis.
User History tracks previously-performed searches; Where available, results include links to actual Secretary of State entries, and Koloden's layout is responsive, i.e., users may access their accounts and use Koloden from desktops, laptops, tablets, and mobile devices.
Koloden's service is offered in ala carte, subscription, and per metered billing via API.
A patent attorney, a small handful of developers, and an admin, Chicago to Mumbai.
As an attorney, I was very often frustrated having to spend hours trying to locate potential defendants and their registered agents so that we might obtain service of process thereon. It occurred to me that individual Secretaries of State do not talk to each other, and so I decided to make a system and integrated them all in this one respect.