Internet companies annexed much of our public sphere, playacting as little democracies — a charade they gave up last week.
NYS Entity Status
- Merged Out (Feb 28, 2014)
NYS Filing Date
FEBRUARY 28, 2014
NYS DOS ID#
NYS Entity Type
UNAUTHORIZED BUSINESS CORPORATION
2014 - GROOP INTERNET PLATFORM INC.
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