2017 ORS 60.577¹
Payment

(1) Except as provided in ORS 60.584 (After-acquired shares), as soon as the proposed corporate action is taken, or upon receipt of a payment demand, the corporation shall pay each dissenter who complied with ORS 60.571 (Duty to demand payment), the amount the corporation estimates to be the fair value of the shareholder’s shares, plus accrued interest.

(2) The payment must be accompanied by:

(a) The corporation’s balance sheet as of the end of a fiscal year ending not more than 16 months before the date of payment, an income statement for that year and the latest available interim financial statements, if any;

(b) A statement of the corporation’s estimate of the fair value of the shares;

(c) An explanation of how the interest was calculated;

(d) A statement of the dissenter’s right to demand payment under ORS 60.587 (Procedure if shareholder dissatisfied with payment or offer); and

(e) A copy of ORS 60.551 (Definitions for ORS 60.551 to 60.594) to 60.594 (Court costs and counsel fees). [1987 c.52 §132; 1987 c.579 §4]

Notes of Decisions

Under Former Similar Statutes (Ors 57.865 to 57.890)

In determining “fair value” of dissenter’s shares under dissenters’ rights statute, applica­tion of mi­nority discount was not appropriate. Columbia Manage­ment Co. v. Wyss, 94 Or App 195, 765 P2d 207 (1988), Sup Ct review denied

Law Review Cita­tions

Under Former Similar Statutes (Ors 57.865 to 57.890)

18 WLR 123 (1982)

In General

30 WLR 373 (1994)

Chapter 60

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 (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 60, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano060.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
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