2017 ORS 58.196¹
Limits on merger

(1) A domestic professional corporation may merge with one or more domestic professional corporations if the professional corporations are organized to render the same professional service or services.

(2) Foreign professional corporations and domestic professional corporations that are organized to render the same professional service or services may merge unless the mergers are prohibited by the regulatory boards having jurisdiction of the professional corporations in their respective states of incorporation.

(3) A domestic professional corporation may merge with one or more domestic professional corporations which are organized to render different professional service or services only if the mergers are expressly authorized by the applicable regulatory boards.

(4) Foreign professional corporations and domestic professional corporations which are organized to render different professional service or services may merge only if the mergers are expressly authorized by the regulatory boards having jurisdiction of the corporations in their respective states of incorporation. [1993 c.235 §33]

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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.