Legal Memorandum: Definition of "Transacting Business" in CA

Issue: What cases define ‘transacting business,’ as that term is used in Cal. Corp. Code 17001?

Area of Law: Business Organizations & Contracts, Corporate & Securities
Keywords: Transacting business; Construction of phrase; Cal. Corp. Code 17001
Jurisdiction: California
Cited Cases: 4 Cal. Rptr. 409; 180 Cal. App. 2d 89; 247 N.E.2d 825; 191 P.2d 650
Cited Statutes: Cal. Corp. Code 17001
Date: 05/01/2004

No cases were located specifically construing that phrase in context of section 17001; however, the following cases may be instructive:

Thorner v. Selective Cam Transmission Co., 180 Cal. App. 2d 89, 4 Cal. Rptr. 409 (Ct. App. 1960).

Security Credit Acceptance Corp. v. Indiana, 247 N.E.2d 825 (App. Ct. 1969).

Crites v. Associated Frozen Food Packers, Inc., 191 P.2d 650 (Or. 1948).


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