May 14, 2020

Model Business Corporation Act 1991—1998

Model Business Corporation Act 1991—1998

Other Constituency Statutes: A Search for Perspective
      Charles Hansen, 46(4): 1355–76 (Aug. 1991)
This Article attempts to bring into focus the possible impact of the adoption of "other constituency" statutes by a large number of states. It reviews the law of "other constituencies" absent statute, the legislative history of the statutes, classifies and analyzes the statutes by type, and then, based upon this review, suggests how the various types of statutes will be interpreted by the courts.

Changes in the Model Business Corporation Act—Amendments Pertaining to Indemnification and Advance for Expenses
      committee on Corporate Laws, 49(2): 741–96 (Feb. 1994)
This Report contains the text of proposed amendments to sections 8.50 through 8.59, and the Official Comments to those sections, as approved by the committee.

Changes in the Model Business Corporation Act—Amendments Pertaining to Indemnification and Advance for Expenses
      committee on Corporate Laws, 49(4): 1823–25 (Aug. 1994)
This Report notes the committee's approval of sections 8.50 through 8.59, and the Official Comments to those sections, as published in 49 BUS. LAW. 741 and revised by the present Report.

Changes in the Model Business Corporation Act—Amendments Pertaining to Shareholder Meetings & Voting
      committee on Corporate Laws, 51(1): 209–21 (Nov. 1995)
This Report contains the text of proposed amendments to subchapters A and B of chapter 7, and the Official Comments thereto, as approved by the committee. The committee has proposed amendments governing procedures for shareholder participation in corporate affairs, which include authorizing electronic transmission of proxies, establishing procedures for the conduct of shareholder meetings, requiring inspectors of election and specifying their duties, and revising procedures for calling a special shareholders' meeting and acting by unanimous consent.

Changes in the Model Business Corporation Act—Amendments Pertaining to Shareholder Meetings and Voting
      committee on Corporate Laws, 52(1): 225–27 (Nov. 1996)
This Report notes the committee's approval of the proposed amendments to chapter 7, and the Official Comments to that chapter, as published in 51 BUS. LAW. 209 and revised by the present Report.

Changes in the Model Business Corporation Act—Amendments Pertaining to Electronic Filings
      committee on Corporate Laws, 52(3): 991–1001 (May 1997)
Recognizing the continuing evolution of electronic forms of communication and of filing and recording documents and records, the committee has reexamined the provisions of the Model Act and formulated changes to accommodate the use of electronic means for transmitting and filing corporate documents required by the Model Act to be filed with the Secretary of State. For this purpose, the committee approved proposed amendments to subchapters B and D of chapter 1 of the Act.

Changes in the Model Business Corporation Act—Amendments Pertaining to Electronic Filings/Standards of Conduct and Standards of Liability for Directors
      committee on Corporate Laws, 53(1): 157–91 (Nov. 1997)
This Report notes the committee's approval of subchapters B and D of chapter 1 as published in 52 BUS. LAW. 991. The Report also contains the text of proposed amendments to sections 8.30 and 8.33 as well as a proposed new section 8.31.

Changes in the Model Business Corporation Act Pertaining to the Standards of Conduct and Standards of Liability for Directors—Final Adoption
      committee on Corporate Laws, 53(3): 813–14 (May 1998)
This Report notes the committee's approval of the proposed amendments to sections 8.30 and 8.33, and the proposed new section 8.31, as published in 53 BUS. LAW. 157 and revised by the present Report.

Proposed Changes in the Model Business Corporation Act
      committee on Corporate Laws, 53(3): 815–29 (May 1998)
This Report covers proposed amendments relating to (i) the standards of conduct for officers pursuant to section 8.42 and (ii) informational rights of shareholders and directors and certain notice and related requirements in chapter 16.

Proposed Changes in the Model Business Corporation Act—Appraisal Rights
      committee on Corporate Laws, 54(1): 209–83 (Nov. 1998)
This Report contains the text of proposed amendments to chapter 13, and the Official Comments to that chapter, as approved by the committee.