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Tennessee Code Title 48. Corporations and Associations § 48-101-609

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(a)?The name of a domestic professional corporation and of a foreign professional corporation authorized to transact business in this state, in addition to satisfying the requirements of chapter 14 (except for ??48-14-101(a)(1)) and chapter 25 of this title:

(1)?Must contain the words ?professional corporation,? ?professional association,? or ?service corporation? or the abbreviation ?P.C.,? ?P.A.,? or ?S.C.?; ?and

(2)?May not contain language stating or implying that it is incorporated for a purpose other than that authorized by ??48-101-605 and its charter.

(b)?Chapters 14 and 25 of this title do not prevent the use of a name otherwise prohibited by those sections if it is the personal name of a shareholder or former shareholder of the domestic or foreign professional corporation or the name of an individual who was associated with a predecessor of the corporation.

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