certificate of incorporation


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certificate of incorporation

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(Law) company law a signed statement by the Registrar of Companies that a company is duly incorporated
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Noun1.certificate of incorporation - state approval of the articles of incorporation of a corporation
certificate, credential, credentials, certification - a document attesting to the truth of certain stated facts
charter - a document incorporating an institution and specifying its rights; includes the articles of incorporation and the certificate of incorporation
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In 1984, the certificate of incorporation of Alumax was restated and the shareholders agreement and bylaws were revised.
The board of directors must look to the b-laws, the proprietary lease and the certificate of incorporation of the cooperative housing corporation to find such authority.

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