ORS 62.768¹
Election to be governed as employee cooperative
  • corporate name

(1) Any corporation organized under this chapter may elect to be governed as an employee cooperative under the provisions of ORS 62.765 (Definitions for ORS 62.765 to 62.792) to 62.792 (Short title), by so stating in its articles of incorporation or amendments thereto filed in accordance with this chapter.

(2) A corporation so electing shall be governed by all provisions of this chapter, except as otherwise provided in ORS 62.765 (Definitions for ORS 62.765 to 62.792) to 62.792 (Short title).

(3) An employee cooperative may include the word “cooperative” or “co-op” in its corporate name. [1987 c.677 §§13,15]

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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