ORS 62.714¹
Notice of dissolution
  • presentation of claims against cooperative

(1) A dissolved cooperative may also publish notice of its dissolution and request that persons with claims against the cooperative present them in accordance with the notice.

(2) The notice must:

(a) Be published one time in a newspaper of general circulation in the county where the dissolved cooperative’s principal office is located, or if the principal office is not in this state, where its registered office is or was last located;

(b) Describe the information that must be included in a claim and provide a mailing address where the claim may be sent; and

(c) State that a claim against the cooperative will be barred unless a proceeding to enforce the claim is commenced within five years after the publication of the notice.

(3) If the dissolved cooperative publishes a newspaper notice in accordance with subsection (2) of this section, the claim of each of the following claimants is barred unless the claimant commences a proceeding to enforce the claim against the dissolved cooperative within five years after the publication date of the newspaper notice:

(a) A claimant who did not receive written notice under ORS 62.712 (Disposition of known claims against dissolved cooperative);

(b) A claimant whose claim was sent in a timely manner to the dissolved cooperative but not acted on; or

(c) A claimant whose claim is contingent or based on an event occurring after the effective date of dissolution. [1995 c.195 §30]

Chapter 62

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Homestead as applied to a shareholder-tenant in a co­op­er­a­tive apart­ment, (1971) Vol 35, p 897

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 62—Cooperatives, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors062.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2019, Chapter 62, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano062.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
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