§ 301 Corporate Name; General
§ 302 Corporate Name; Exceptions
§ 303 Reservation of Name
§ 304 Statutory Designation of Secretary of State as Agent for Service of Process
§ 305 Registered Agent for Service of Process
§ 306 Service of Process
§ 306-A Resignation for Receipt of Process
§ 307 Service of Process On Unauthorized Foreign Corporation
§ 308 Records and Certificates of Department of State

Terms Used In New York Laws > Business Corporation > Article 3

  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Commissioner: shall mean the commissioner of consumer and worker protection. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 20-102
  • creosote: means a substance obtained from the high temperature treatment of coal and coal tar and that is used primarily as a wood preservative. See
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Department: shall mean the department of consumer and worker protection. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 20-102
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • License: shall mean an authorization by the department of consumer and worker protection to carry on various activities within its jurisdiction, which may take the form of a license, permit, registration, certification or such other form as is designated under law, regulation or rule. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 20-102
  • Owner: shall mean any person or persons who owns a dwelling unit or commercial space located on real property. See
  • 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: shall mean a natural person or an organization. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 20-102
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Real property: shall mean lands, tenements and hereditaments. See
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.