Exclusion from Definition of “Broker-Dealer”
(1)Any person who effects sales of securities that are exempt under subsection (14) of ORS 59.025 (Securities exempt from registration) and OAR 441-025-0040 (Charitable Securities).
(2)Any person who is a bona fide officer, director or employee of an issuer whose securities are registered under OAR 441-065-0035 (Registration by Multijurisdictional Coordination), while effecting sales of the securities without special compensation.
(3)Any person, who serves as a dealer manager for an exchange offer of securities which have been registered under OAR 441-065-0035 (Registration by Multijurisdictional Coordination) and who does not perform any active solicitation activities in this state.
(4)Any person who is a licensed Principal Real Estate Broker or Real Estate Broker acting on behalf of that person’s Principal Real Estate broker, provided that all of the following conditions are met:
(a)The person is actively licensed with the Oregon Real Estate Commissioner;
(b)The person, with respect to securities subject to the Oregon Securities Law, ORS Chapter 59 (Securities Regulation), only effects transactions in securities that are registered under 59.065 (Registration procedures), and:
(A)Involve interests in a general or limited partnership, joint venture, cooperative, or unincorporated association, but not a corporation, formed for the purpose of investment in specified real property, including condominium securities; or
(B)Involve resale of those securities described under paragraph (A) of this subsection.
(c)The person complies with the rules of fair practice under OAR 441-175-0050 (Rules of Fair Practice for Real Estate Licensees); and
(d)The person does not engage exclusively in the management of rental real estate as defined in ORS 696.010 (Definitions).
(5)The director may, by order, as to any person or type of security or sale, withdraw or condition the exclusions allowed under this rule if the action would be in the public interest and would be in accordance with the purposes of the Oregon Securities Law. No person shall be liable under the Oregon Securities Law by reason of the withdrawal of the exclusions allowed under this rule if the person sustains the burden of proof that the person did not know and, in the exercise of reasonable care, could not have known of such withdrawal.
Rule 441-175-0020 — Exclusion from Definition of “Broker-Dealer”,