The Statutory and Case Law Applicable to Private Companies: With Special Reference to the General Corporation Act of New Jersey and Corporation Precedents Applicable to Corporations Generally

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James Brooks Dill
Baker, Voorhis & Company, 1902 - Corporation law - 582 pages
 

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Contents

Amendments by corporations under other acts 28a Change of location of office by resolution of directors 29 Decrease of capital stock how effected ...
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Incorporators may dissolve corporation III Elections Stockholders Meetings 33 Stock and transfer books must be kept in registered office annual list ...
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Directors election of
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Candidate for office of director not to be inspector of election 35a Cumulative voting
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Regulations as to voting voting pools or trusts qualification of stockholders
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Voting powers of executors or trustees Hypothecated stock 38 Shares of stock of a corporation belonging to the corporation shall not be voted upon ...
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Directors shall be stockholders
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Dividends Payment of Capital Stock
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Any corporation may hold stock and bonds of other corporations
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Insolvency 63 Directors must call meeting of stockholders when corporation becomes insolvent
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Court may appoint receivers powers of receivers
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Receiver to qualify and take oath 68 Property franchises etc of insolvent corporation vest in receiver upon appointment
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When debts paid or provided for court may direct receiver to reconvcy property or may dissolve corporation
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Upon reorganization company may issue bonds and stock to creditors 71 Power of receiver to examine witnesses
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Power to search etc 73 Acts of majority of receivers or trustees valid receivers may be removed and others appointed 74 Inventory and report 75 Co...
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Claims to be upon oath 77 Trial by jury allowed at the circuit
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Persons aggrieved by proceedings may appeal to court of chancery
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Upon application receiver to be substituted as plaintiff in suits pending at time of appointment 80 Actions not to abate by death of receiver 81 Court ...
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Receiver of railroad public work etc may sell or lease principal work franchise etc 83 Laborers and workmen to have first lien on assets
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Such lien to be prior to all other liens exception 85 Compensation of receivers
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Distribution how made VIII Service of Process 87 Process against corporations of this state
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Service of declaration on corporation 88 Process against foreign corporations
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When defendant in court
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Action for liability imposed by act remedy in chancery
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100a Attachment against foreign corporation
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Consolidated corporation authorized to issue bonds and mortgage
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Proceedings in case of refusal to issue new certificate of stock 113 Court may proceed in summary manner
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Fees on Filing Certificates Sundry Provisions 114 Fees on filing certificates
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Surviving incorporators may designate others for organization 116 Mutual association may create capital stock
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Secretary of state to compile and publish list of corporations 118 Repealer vested rights not impaired 119 Corporations may extend corporate existen...
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119a Extension renewal and continuance of the existence of cor
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porations
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Supplemental and Miscellaneous Acts
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55 For failure for two years to pay state tax charter void unless gov ernor gives further time 156 Comptroller to report list of delinquents Governor t...
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Proclamation to be filed and published 158 Penalty for exercising powers under charter after proclamation 159 Attorneygeneral may proceed against...
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Governor may correct mistake where corporation inadvertently re ported
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Governor with advice of attorneygeneral may renew void charters 162 Proceedings for readjustment of excessive or unjust assessment
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Right of appeal waived after three months
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Acknowledgment and recording of deeds c
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Acknowledgments taken in this state
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Acknowledgments taken out of this state but within the United States
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Acknowledgments taken out of the United States 174 Certain words explained
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REGISTRATION AND RECORDING OF MORTGAGES 180 Mortgages to be registered i8 May be recorded in full at request of mortgagee
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Mortgages must be acknowledged or proved 183 Operation of unregistered mortgage 184 Owners of lands in certain counties and cities may agree n...
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Effect of violation of such agreement 186 Chattel mortgages void unless affidavit of mortgagee attached and recorded
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Chattel mortgages how recorded
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Chattel mortgages how acknowledged or proved 189 Chattel mortgages effect of recording
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Provisions of the Crimes Act
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Wilful destruction of books making false entries etc 194 Publishing false statements 195 Embezzlement by servants agents etc
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Issuing false stock
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CRIMINAL PROCEDURE
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Summons against corporations how issued and served 198 Proceedings after return served etc 199 Process not served
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Associations not for Pecuniary Profit
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Certificate may contain certain other matters 202 General powers
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Trustees elections vacancies 204 Other corporations not for pecuniary profit may incorporate under this
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Associations may combine may change name 206 Certificate of incorporation may provide for death benefits
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Dissolution
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Associations must be formed under this act act may be altered or repealed 209 Repealer 210 Amended Certificate
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Construction of Statutes ii8
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When acts go into effect 255 Printed laws evidence
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U S Steel Co ads Berger 108
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Subject Index to Specific Charters 318
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AppendixSchedule of Fees and Taxes 520
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INDEX TO PRECEDENTS
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General Index
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