§ 12210 A corporation may be sued as provided in the Code of Civil Procedure.
§ 12211 Any corporation shall, as a condition of its existence as a …
§ 12212 The fees of the Secretary of State for filing instruments by or on …
§ 12213 Any agreement, certificate, or other instrument filed pursuant to the …
§ 12214 (a) Upon receipt of any instrument by the Secretary of State for …
§ 12214.5 The Secretary of State may cancel the filing of articles if a check …
§ 12214.6 (a) A corporation that (1) fails to file a statement pursuant to …
§ 12215 Except as otherwise permitted, any reference in this part to mailing …
§ 12216 If the articles provide for more than one vote for any member on any …
§ 12217 All references in this part to financial statements of a corporation …
§ 12218 As used in this part, “independent accountant” means a certified …
§ 12219 Any reference in this part to the time a notice is given or sent …
§ 12220 A notice or report mailed or delivered as part of a newsletter, …
§ 12221 “Acknowledged” means that an instrument is either:(a) Formally …
§ 12222 “Approved by (or approval of) the board” means approved or ratified …
§ 12223 “Approval by (or approval of) a majority of all members” means …
§ 12224 “Approval by (or approval of) the members” means approved or ratified …
§ 12225 “Articles” includes the articles of incorporation, amendments …
§ 12226 “Bylaws” includes amendments thereto and amended bylaws.
§ 12227 “Board” means the board of directors of the corporation.
§ 12228 “Business corporation” means a corporation as defined in Section 162 …
§ 12228.3 “Capital account cooperative” is a worker cooperative in which the …
§ 12228.5 For the purposes of this part, all references to “chairman of the …
§ 12229 “Chapter” refers to a chapter of this part unless otherwise expressly …
§ 12230 “Class” refers to those memberships which: (a) are identified in the …
§ 12230.5 “Collective board worker cooperative” means a worker cooperative in …
§ 12231 “Constituent corporation” means a corporation which is merged with …
§ 12232 “Corporation” as used in this part means a corporation which is …
§ 12233 “Directors” means natural persons, designated in the articles or …
§ 12234 “Disappearing corporation” means a constituent corporation which is …
§ 12235 “Distribution” means the distribution of any gains, profits or …
§ 12236 “Domestic corporation” means a corporation formed under the laws of …
§ 12237 “Foreign corporation” means a foreign corporation as defined in …
§ 12238 (a) “Member” means any person who, pursuant to a specific …
§ 12239 A “membership” refers to the rights a member has pursuant to a …
§ 12240 “Membership certificate,” as used in this part, means a document …
§ 12241 “Officers’ certificate” means a certificate signed and verified by …
§ 12242 “On the certificate,” as used in this part means that a statement …
§ 12242.5 “Other business entity” means a domestic or foreign limited liability …
§ 12242.6 “Parent party” means the corporation in control of any constituent …
§ 12243 (a) (1) If the corporation is organized to provide goods or …
§ 12244 “Patronage distribution” means any transfer made to a patron of the …
§ 12245 “Person,” unless otherwise expressly provided, includes any …
§ 12245.2 “Preferred memberships” means memberships that have a preference over …
§ 12246 “Proper county” means the county where the corporation’s principal …
§ 12246.2 “Series” of memberships means memberships within a class of …
§ 12247 “Shareholder” shall have the same meaning as “member” as defined in …
§ 12248 “Share certificate” shall have the same meaning as “membership …
§ 12249 “Surviving corporation” means a corporation into which one or more …
§ 12250 “Vacancy” when used with respect to the board means any authorized …
§ 12251 “Verified” means that the statements contained in a certificate or …
§ 12252 “Vote” includes, but is not limited to, authorization by written …
§ 12253 (a) “Voting power” means the power to vote for the election of …
§ 12253.5 “Worker cooperative” or “employment cooperative” means a corporation …
§ 12254 “Written” or “in writing” includes facsimile, telegraphic, and other …
§ 12255 “Written ballot” does not include a ballot distributed at a special …
§ 12256 A central organization is a corporation whose membership is composed, …

Terms Used In California Codes > Corporations Code > Title 1 > Division 3 > Part 2 > Chapter 1 > Article 2

  • Access area: means any paved walkway or sidewalk which is within 50 feet of an automated teller machine. See California Government Code 25691
  • Accessories: when used in connection with an antenna or rotator installation or repair, includes, but is not limited to, masts, towers, clamps, guy wires, eye hooks, standoff insulators, roof saddles, vent pipe mounts, chimney mount kits, signal amplifiers/boosters, multiset couplers, transmission lines, control cables, directional control units, and other devices as may be used from time to time to effect installation or repair. See California Government Code 25105
  • administrator: means a person who performs or arranges the collection, maintenance, or disbursement of moneys to compensate any party for claims or repairs pursuant to a service contract, and who also performs or arranges any of the following activities on behalf of service contract sellers:

    California Government Code 26026

  • advertisement: means any communication, disseminated by television or radio, by any print medium, including, but not limited to, newspapers and billboards, or by means of a mailing directed generally to members of the public and not to a specific person, that solicits employment of legal services provided by a member, and is directed to the general public and is paid for by, or on the behalf of, an attorney. See California Government Code 25660
  • Antenna: includes , but is not limited to, a resonant device designed especially for the purpose of capturing electromagnetic energy transmitted by direct satellite or commercial radio or television broadcasting facilities. See California Government Code 25105
  • Appliance repair industry: means those activities defined in paragraph (4) of subdivision (f). See California Government Code 25105
  • Automated teller machine: means any electronic information processing device located in California which accepts or dispenses cash in connection with a credit, deposit, or convenience account. See California Government Code 25691
  • Board: means the county board of supervisors acting as the governing authority of a county service area. See California Government Code 25210.2
  • board of governors: shall be deemed to refer to the board of trustees. See California Government Code 25217.4
  • board of supervisors: means the Board of Supervisors of the County of Orange. See California Government Code 26295.10
  • bonds: means indebtedness and securities of any kind or class, including bonds, notes, bond anticipation notes, and commercial paper. See California Government Code 26295.6
  • building: includes onsite and offsite facilities, utilities, and improvements, including permanent improvement of the grounds of a building, which, as agreed upon by the parties, are appropriate for the proper operation or function of the building to be occupied jointly by the county or city and county and the private person, firm, or corporation. See California Government Code 25549.1
  • Bureau: means the Bureau of Electronic and Appliance Repair, Home Furnishings, and Thermal Insulation. See California Government Code 25105
  • Candlefoot power: means the light intensity of candles on a horizontal plane at 36 inches above ground level and five feet in front of the area to be measured. See California Government Code 25691
  • Chief: means the Chief of the Bureau of Electronic and Appliance Repair, Home Furnishings, and Thermal Insulation. See California Government Code 25105
  • collaboration: include employer and employee relationships, joint ventures, partnerships, general corporations, and consulting relationships formed by written agreement in which the architect provides immediate and responsible direction of architectural services. See California Government Code 26299.033
  • commission: means the Orange County Regional Justice Facilities Commission created pursuant to Article 2 (commencing with Section 26296). See California Government Code 26295.4
  • comprehensive water resources management plan: means a plan for coordinating and managing the supply and distribution of water for residential, commercial, industrial or other purposes and for coordinating and managing the treatment and disposal of waste water from all sources. See California Government Code 25712
  • Corporation: as used in this part means a corporation which is organized under, or subject to this part, including a central organization. See California Corporations Code 12232
  • county: means the County of San Mateo. See California Government Code 25711
  • county: means the County of Orange. See California Government Code 26295.8
  • County service area: means a county service area formed pursuant to this chapter or any of its statutory predecessors. See California Government Code 25210.2
  • Customer: means a natural person to whom an access device has been issued for personal, family, or household use. See California Government Code 25691
  • Defined parking area: means that portion of any parking area open for customer parking which is (1) contiguous to an access area with respect to an automated teller machine. See California Government Code 25691
  • Department: means the Department of Consumer Affairs. See California Government Code 25105
  • Director: means the Director of Consumer Affairs. See California Government Code 25105
  • Directors: means natural persons, designated in the articles or bylaws or elected by the incorporators, and their successors and natural persons designated, elected, or appointed by any other name or title to act as members of the governing body of the corporation. See California Corporations Code 12233
  • disciplinary agency: means the agency charged with the discipline of attorneys for professional misconduct. See California Government Code 25515.2
  • Electronic repair industry: means those activities defined in paragraph (1), (2), or (3) of subdivision (f). See California Government Code 25105
  • Electronic set: includes , but is not limited to, any television, radio, audio or video recorder or playback equipment, video camera, video game, video monitor, computer system, photocopier, or facsimile machine normally used or sold for personal, family, household, or home office use. See California Government Code 25105
  • Eligible institution: means either of the following:

    California Government Code 25212.4

  • escrow agent: as used in this division includes joint control agents and Internet escrow agents. See California Government Code 25823
  • Fee generating case: means a case or matter that, if undertaken on behalf of an indigent person by an attorney in private practice, reasonably may be expected to result in payment of a fee for legal services from an award to a client, from public funds, or from the opposing party. See California Government Code 25212.4
  • Funded debt: as used in this chapter , means all interest-bearing indebtedness of a corporation not maturing within one year of the date the indebtedness was incurred. See California Government Code 26024
  • Geologic hazard: means an actual or threatened landslide, land subsidence, soil erosion, earthquake, or any other natural or unnatural movement of land or earth. See California Government Code 25210.2
  • Hours of darkness: means the period that commences 30 minutes after sunset and ends 30 minutes before sunrise. See California Government Code 25691
  • Inhabited territory: means territory within which there reside 12 or more registered voters. See California Government Code 25210.2
  • IOLTA account: means an account or investment product established and maintained pursuant to subdivision (a) of Section 6211 that is any of the following:

    California Government Code 25212.4

  • Latent power: means any service or facility authorized by Article 4 (commencing with Section 25213) that the local agency formation commission has determined, pursuant to subdivision (i) of Section 56425, that the county service area was not authorized to provide prior to January 1, 2009. See California Government Code 25210.2
  • Lawyer: means a member of the State Bar or a person who is admitted in good standing and eligible to practice before the bar of any United States court or the highest court of the District of Columbia or any state, territory, or insular possession of the United States, or is licensed to practice law in, or is admitted in good standing and eligible to practice before the bar of the highest court of, a foreign country or any political subdivision thereof, and includes any agent of the lawyer, law firm, or law corporation doing business in the state. See California Government Code 25660
  • Legal Services Corporation: means the Legal Services Corporation established under the Legal Services Corporation Act of 1974 (P. See California Government Code 25212.4
  • Licensed adjuster: means a person licensed by the bureau for adjusting lamps in licensed lamp adjusting stations or for adjusting brakes in licensed brake adjusting stations. See California Government Code 26298.22
  • Licensed station: means a station licensed by the bureau pursuant to this chapter. See California Government Code 26298.22
  • local agency formation commission: means a local agency formation commission that operates in the county pursuant to the Cortese-Knox-Hertzberg Local Government Reorganization Act of 2000, Division 3 (commencing with Section 56000) of Title 5. See California Government Code 25210.2
  • master plan: means the plan for construction, furnishing, acquisition, maintenance, and operation of adult and juvenile detention facilities and courthouse facilities, and structures necessary or convenient to those facilities. See California Government Code 26295.12
  • Member: means a member in good standing of the State Bar and includes any agent of the member and any law firm or law corporation doing business in the State of California. See California Government Code 25660
  • Membership certificate: as used in this part , means a document evidencing a proprietary interest in a corporation. See California Corporations Code 12240
  • Notice: includes all papers and orders required to be served in any proceedings before any court, board, or officer, or when required by law to be served independently of such proceeding. See California Government Code 26660
  • On the certificate: as used in this part means that a statement appears on the face of a certificate or on the reverse thereof with a reference thereto on the face. See California Corporations Code 12242
  • Operator: means any bank, savings association, credit union, industrial loan company, savings bank, or other business entity, or any person who operates an automated teller machine. See California Government Code 25691
  • outstanding: when used as of any particular time with reference to bonds issued by the commission, means all bonds theretofore and thereupon being authenticated and delivered by an authenticating agent duly appointed by the commission or its authorized designee except:

    California Government Code 26295.14

  • Person: includes a firm, partnership, association, limited liability company, or corporation. See California Government Code 25105
  • person: includes any individual, firm, partnership, general corporation, professional corporation, or limited liability partnership, as authorized by the Corporations Code. See California Government Code 26299.030
  • Process: includes all writs, warrants, summons, and orders of courts of justice, or judicial officers. See California Government Code 26660
  • Qualified legal services project: means either of the following:

    California Government Code 25212.4

  • Recipient: means a qualified legal services project or support center receiving financial assistance under this article. See California Government Code 25212.4
  • seller: means a person who sells or offers to sell a service contract to a service contractholder, including a person who is the obligor under a service contract sold by the seller, manufacturer, or repairer of the product covered by the service contract. See California Government Code 26026
  • Service contract: means a contract in writing to perform, over a fixed period of time or for a specified duration, services relating to the maintenance, replacement, or repair of an electronic set or appliance, as defined by this chapter, and their accessories or of furniture, jewelry, lawn and garden equipment, power tools, fitness equipment, telephone equipment, small kitchen appliances and tools, optical products, or home health care products, and may include provisions for incidental payment of indemnity under limited circumstances, including, but not limited to, power surges, food spoilage, or accidental damage from handling. See California Government Code 26026
  • Service contract reimbursement insurance policy: means a policy of insurance issued by an insurer admitted to do business in this state providing coverage for all obligations and liabilities incurred by a service contract seller under the terms of the service contracts sold in this state by the service contract seller to a service contractholder. See California Government Code 26026
  • Service contractholder: means a person who purchases or receives a service contract from a service contract seller. See California Government Code 26026
  • Service contractor: means a service contract administrator or a service contract seller. See California Government Code 26026
  • Service dealer: means a person who, for compensation, engages in, or holds himself or herself out to the public as offering services in the business of:

    California Government Code 25105

  • state agency: includes every state office, officer, department, division, bureau, board, and commission. See California Government Code 11000
  • Station: means a lamp adjusting station or a brake adjusting station. See California Government Code 26298.22
  • Zone: means a zone formed pursuant to Article 8 (commencing with Section 25217). See California Government Code 25210.2