Form MBCA-6-1 "Articles of Incorporation to Be Attached to Articles/Certificate of Merger or Share Exchange (Mbca-10), Articles of Domestication (Mbca-19), Articles of Entity Conversion (Mbca-21-a), Articles of Domestication and Conversion (Mnpca-19) and Articles of Conversion of Partnership (Conv-Part)" - Maine

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Articles of Incorporation
pursuant to
13-C MRSA §202
to accompany the following:
(Check one box only)
Articles of Domestication
(13-C MRSA
§923)
Articles of Domestication and Conversion
(13-C MRSA
§942)
Articles of Entity Conversion
(13-C MRSA §955.2
or
13-C MRSA
§955.3)
Articles/Certificate of Merger or Share Exchange
(13-C MRSA §§1106
and 1107)
Articles of Conversion of Partnership
(31 MRSA
§1093)
Restated Articles of Incorporation
(13-C MRSA
§1007)
(Check only if applicable)
This is a professional corporation* formed pursuant to
13 MRSA Chapter 22-A
to provide the following
professional services:
____________________________________________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________________________
(type of professional services)
(Check only if applicable)
This is a benefit corporation formed pursuant to
13-C MRSA §1803.
This election has been adopted by
at least the minimum status vote as defined in
13-C MRSA§1802.7.
FIRST:
The name of the corporation is _____________________________________________________________________.
SECOND:
The Clerk is a: (select either a Commercial or Noncommercial Clerk) – Person must be a Maine resident
Commercial Clerk
CRA Public Number: __________________
______________________________________________________________________________
(name of commercial clerk)
Noncommercial Clerk
__________________________________________________________________________________
(name of noncommercial clerk)
__________________________________________________________________________________
(physical location, not P.O. Box – street, city, state and zip code)
__________________________________________________________________________________
(mailing address if different from above)
THIRD:
Pursuant to
5 MRSA
§108.3, the new commercial clerk listed above has consented to serve as the clerk for this
corporation.
Form No. MBCA-6-1 (1 of 2)
Articles of Incorporation
pursuant to
13-C MRSA §202
to accompany the following:
(Check one box only)
Articles of Domestication
(13-C MRSA
§923)
Articles of Domestication and Conversion
(13-C MRSA
§942)
Articles of Entity Conversion
(13-C MRSA §955.2
or
13-C MRSA
§955.3)
Articles/Certificate of Merger or Share Exchange
(13-C MRSA §§1106
and 1107)
Articles of Conversion of Partnership
(31 MRSA
§1093)
Restated Articles of Incorporation
(13-C MRSA
§1007)
(Check only if applicable)
This is a professional corporation* formed pursuant to
13 MRSA Chapter 22-A
to provide the following
professional services:
____________________________________________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________________________
(type of professional services)
(Check only if applicable)
This is a benefit corporation formed pursuant to
13-C MRSA §1803.
This election has been adopted by
at least the minimum status vote as defined in
13-C MRSA§1802.7.
FIRST:
The name of the corporation is _____________________________________________________________________.
SECOND:
The Clerk is a: (select either a Commercial or Noncommercial Clerk) – Person must be a Maine resident
Commercial Clerk
CRA Public Number: __________________
______________________________________________________________________________
(name of commercial clerk)
Noncommercial Clerk
__________________________________________________________________________________
(name of noncommercial clerk)
__________________________________________________________________________________
(physical location, not P.O. Box – street, city, state and zip code)
__________________________________________________________________________________
(mailing address if different from above)
THIRD:
Pursuant to
5 MRSA
§108.3, the new commercial clerk listed above has consented to serve as the clerk for this
corporation.
Form No. MBCA-6-1 (1 of 2)
FOURTH:
(Check one box only)
There shall be only one class of shares. The number of authorized shares is __________________________.
(Optional) Name of class: _________________________________________________________________________
There shall be two or more classes or series of shares. The information required by
13-C MRSA §601
concerning each such class and series is set forth in Exhibit ____ attached hereto and made a part hereof.
FIFTH:
(Check one box only)
The corporation will have a board of directors.
There will be no directors; the business of the Corporation will be managed by shareholders
(13-C MRSA
§743)
SIXTH:
(For corporations with directors, each of the following provisions is optional – "X" only if applicable)
The number of directors is limited as follows: not fewer than _____ nor more than _____ directors.
(13-C MRSA
§803)
To the fullest extent permitted by
13-C MRSA
§202.2.D., a director shall have no liability to the
Corporation or its shareholders for money damages for an action taken or a failure to take an action as a
director.
Except as otherwise specified by contract or in its bylaws, the Corporation shall in all cases provide
indemnification (including advances of expenses) to its directors and officers to the fullest extent permitted
by law.
(13-C MRSA
§§202,
857
and 859)
SEVENTH:
(Check only if applicable)
The Corporation elects to have preemptive rights as defined in
13-C MRSA
§641.
EIGHTH:
(Check only if applicable)
Additional provisions of these Articles of Incorporation are set forth in Exhibit ____ attached hereto and made
a part hereof.
(13-C MRSA
§202)
*The professional corporation name must contain one of the following: “chartered,” “professional corporation,” “professional association”
or “service corporation” or the abbreviation “P.C.,” “P.A.” or “S.C.”. Examples of professional service corporations are accountants,
attorneys, chiropractors, dentists, registered nurses and veterinarians. (This is not an inclusive list – see
13 MRSA
§723.7.)
The execution of this certificate constitutes an oath or affirmation, under the penalties of false swearing under
17-A MRSA
§453.
Please remit your payment made payable to the Maine Secretary of State.
Submit completed form to:
Secretary of State
Division of Corporations, UCC and Commissions
101 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0101
Telephone Inquiries: (207) 624-7752
Email Inquiries:
CEC.Corporations@Maine.gov
Form No. MBCA-6-1 (2 of 2) Rev. 9/19/2019
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