Sections
§ 2001 Merger, consolidation and conversion authorized 5
§ 2002 Approval of joint plan of merger or consolidation, or plan of conversion 5
§ 2003 Articles of merger, consolidation or conversion 5
§ 2004 Advertisement 5
§ 2005 Filing of articles of merger, consolidation or conversion; payment of fees; approval by Secretary of State 5
§ 2006 Approval of articles of merger, consolidation or conversion by State Bank Commissioner 5
§ 2007 Issuance of certificate of merger, consolidation or conversion 5
§ 2008 Effect of merger, consolidation or conversion 5
§ 2009 Rights of dissenting shareholders 5
§ 2010 Effective date of merger, consolidation or conversion 5
§ 2011 Branch offices 5
§ 2012 Fees for merger, consolidation or conversion 5

Terms Used In Delaware Code > Title 5 > Chapter 20

  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Fair market value: The price at which an asset would change hands in a transaction between a willing, informed buyer and a willing, informed seller.
  • Foreclosure: A legal process in which property that is collateral or security for a loan may be sold to help repay the loan when the loan is in default. Source: OCC
  • Freedom of Information Act: A federal law that mandates that all the records created and kept by federal agencies in the executive branch of government must be open for public inspection and copying. The only exceptions are those records that fall into one of nine exempted categories listed in the statute. Source: OCC
  • Grantee: includes every person to whom a freehold estate or interest is conveyed. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4307
  • Grantor: includes every person by whom a freehold estate or interest is conveyed. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4307
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way.
  • real property: is synonymous with the phrase "lands, tenements and hereditaments. See Delaware Code Title 6 Sec. 4307