(a)  If the legal counsel or administrator shall decline to issue a Certificate of Registration required by 21 NCAC 38 .0703(1), or decline to renew the same when requested, or shall refuse to take any other action required of him/her in writing by a professional corporation, the aggrieved party may request, in writing, a review of such action by the Board, and the Board shall provide a formal hearing for such aggrieved party before a majority of the Board.

(b)  All amendments to charters of professional corporations, all merger and consolidation agreements to which a professional corporation is a party, and all dissolution proceedings and similar changes in the corporate structure of a professional corporation shall be filed with the legal counsel or administrator of the Board for approval before being filed with the Secretary of State.

(c)  The legal counsel or administrator may issue the certificate (Corp. Form 04) required by G.S. 55B-6 when stock is transferred in a professional corporation, and such certificate shall be permanently attached to the stub of the transferee’s certificate in the stock book of the professional corporation.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 55B-6; 90-270.69(4);

Eff. February 1, 1994;

Amended Eff. July 1, 2007;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. July 23, 2016.