Terms Used In New Hampshire Revised Statutes 349:5

  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • person: may extend and be applied to bodies corporate and politic as well as to individuals. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:9
  • state: when applied to different parts of the United States, may extend to and include the District of Columbia and the several territories, so called; and the words "United States" shall include said district and territories. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:4
Every person, proprietorship, partnership, or association, as defined in RSA 349:1, engaged in the conduct of any business, enterprise, venture, or activity within the state of New Hampshire under a trade name, firm, or style shall, subject to the limitations hereinafter set forth, file in the office of the secretary of state a certificate signed by such person, proprietorship, or by the members of such partnership or association stating the name under which the business is to be conducted, the principal place of said business, and a brief description of the kind of business to be carried on with the names and addresses of the principal parties engaged therein. Said registration shall further state the date of organization of said business.