Texas Business Organizations Code § 5.054. Name of Corporation, Foreign Corporation, Professional Corporation, or Foreign Professional Corporation

(a) The name of a corporation or foreign corporation must contain:

(1) the word “company,” “corporation,” “incorporated,” or “limited”;  or

(2) an abbreviation of one of those words.

(b) Subsection (a) does not apply to a nonprofit corporation or foreign nonprofit corporation.

(c) Instead of a word or abbreviation required by Subsection (a), the name of a professional corporation or foreign professional corporation may contain the phrase “professional corporation” or an abbreviation of the phrase.

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