2017 ORS 58.076¹
Purposes for which professional corporation may be organized

(1) Except to the extent authorized by subsection (2) of this section, a corporation may elect professional corporation status under ORS 58.085 (Who may incorporate) solely for the purpose of rendering professional service or services, including services ancillary to them, and solely within a single profession.

(2) A corporation may elect professional corporation status under ORS 58.085 (Who may incorporate) for the purpose of rendering professional service or services within two or more professions, and for the purpose of engaging in any lawful business authorized by ORS 60.074 (Purposes), to the extent the combination of professional purposes or of professional and business purposes is expressly authorized by the regulatory board in this state applicable to each profession in the combination. [1993 c.235 §26]

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Notes of Decisions

Professional legal corpora­tion organized under this chapter may not serve as trustee. Erwin & Erwin v. Bronson, 117 Or App 443, 844 P2d 269 (1992), Sup Ct review denied

Atty. Gen. Opinions

This chapter as authorizing partnership of corpora­tion and individual; validity of partnership between a professional corpora­tion and an individual when corpora­tion charter so provides, (1972) Vol 36, p 94

Law Review Cita­tions

24 WLR 717 (1988)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 58—Professional Corporations, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors058.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 58, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano058.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.