HB1544

Find a 2016 Bill:

2016 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Corporations - Maryland General Corporation Law - Miscellaneous Provisions

Sponsored by:

Delegate Kramer

Status:

In the House - First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations


Synopsis:Prohibiting the charter or bylaws of a corporation from imposing liability on a specified stockholder for the attorney's fees or expenses of the corporation or any other party in connection with an internal corporate claim; authorizing the charter or bylaws of a corporation, consistent with jurisdictional requirements, to require that internal corporate claims be brought only in specified courts; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Kramer
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB1065
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2016
Committee(s):
Rules and Executive Nominations
Broad Subject(s):Corporations and Associations
Narrow Subject(s):Assessments and Taxation, Department of
Attorneys' Fees
Charters
Claims
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Corporations -see also- Municipal Corps; Public Corps & Inst
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Foreign Ownership
Forfeiture
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Limited Liability Companies
Partnerships
Real Estate Investment Trusts
Statutes:Article - Corporations and Associations
(1-101, 1-203, 1-301, 2-212, 2-514, 3-507, 3-515, 5-207, 8-601.1, 2-113)

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April 12, 2016 10:47 A.M.