2013 ORS § 65.497¹
Merger with foreign corporation

(1) Except as provided in ORS 65.484 (Limitations on mergers by public benefit or religious corporations), one or more foreign business or nonprofit corporations may merge with one or more domestic nonprofit corporations if:

(a) The merger is permitted by the law of the state or country under whose law each foreign business or nonprofit corporation is incorporated and each foreign business or nonprofit corporation complies with that law in effecting the merger;

(b) The foreign business or nonprofit corporation complies with ORS 65.491 (Articles of merger) if it is the surviving corporation of the merger; and

(c) Each domestic nonprofit corporation complies with the applicable provisions of ORS 65.481 (Approval of plan of merger) to 65.487 (Action on plan by board, members and third persons) and, if it is the surviving corporation of the merger, with ORS 65.491 (Articles of merger).

(2) Upon the merger taking effect, a surviving foreign business or nonprofit corporation is deemed to have irrevocably appointed the Secretary of State as its agent for service of process in any proceeding brought against it. [1989 c.1010 §123]