ORS 60.222¹
Participation at meeting

(1)(a) Shareholders and proxy holders that are not physically present for a shareholders’ meeting may participate in the meeting, be deemed present in person and vote if the board of directors authorizes participation by remote communication. Participation by remote communication is subject to guidelines and procedures that the board adopts.

(b) Before a board of directors may authorize shareholders or proxy holders to participate by remote communication in a shareholders’ meeting, the corporation shall implement measures to:

(A) Verify that a person that is participating in the meeting by remote communication is a shareholder or a proxy holder; and

(B) Ensure that a shareholder or proxy holder may participate by remote communication in an effective manner.

(c) The corporation shall maintain a record of the vote or other action of a shareholder or proxy holder that participates in a shareholders’ meeting by remote communication.

(2) The notice of each annual or special meeting of shareholders at which the board authorizes participation in the manner described in subsection (1) of this section shall state that the board authorizes participation by remote communication and shall describe how a shareholder may notify the corporation of the shareholder’s desire to participate in the meeting by remote communication. [1989 c.1040 §15; 2013 c.274 §5]

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Notes of Decisions

In General

Owner of corporate shares that does not meet defini­tion for “shareholder” does not have statutorily created inspec­tion rights. Yeoman v. Public Safety Center, Inc., 241 Or App 255, 250 P3d 411 (2011), Sup Ct review denied

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Under Former Similar Statutes (Ors Chapter 58)

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

Law Review Cita­tions

Under Former Similar Statutes (Ors Chapter 57)

18 WLR 123 (1982)

In General

24 WLR 203, 257, 275 (1988); 30 WLR 407 (1994)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 60—Private Corporations, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors060.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2019, Chapter 60, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano060.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
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. Currency Information