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(a) The name of a corporation or foreign corporation registered to transact business in this state must contain:
(1) the word “corporation” or “incorporated”; or
(2) an abbreviation of one of those words.
(b) Subsection (a) does not apply to a nonprofit corporation or foreign nonprofit corporation, or to banks, trust companies, savings and loan associations, or insurance companies.
(c) In lieu of a word or abbreviation required by subsection (a), the name of a professional corporation must comply with the requirements of Section 10A-1-5.08 .
(d) The requirements of subsection (a) do not apply to any corporation organized before January 1, 1981.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - Alabama Code Title 10A. Alabama Business and Nonprofit Entities Code § 10A-1-5.04 - last updated January 01, 2019 | https://codes.findlaw.com/al/title-10a-alabama-business-and-nonprofit-entities-code/al-code-sect-10a-1-5-04.html
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