Professional Corporations

ORS 58.455
Penalty for signing false document


A person commits the crime of signing a false document for filing if the person:


Knows the document is false in any material respect; and


Signs the document with an intent that the document be delivered to the office of the Secretary of State for filing under this chapter.


Signing a false document for filing is a Class A misdemeanor. [2013 c.158 §4]
Chapter 58

Notes of Decisions

Professional legal corporation organized under this chapter may not serve as trustee. Erwin & Erwin v. Bronson, 117 Or App 443, 844 P2d 269 (1992), Sup Ct review denied

Atty. Gen. Opinions

This chapter as authorizing partnership of corporation and individual; validity of partnership between a professional corporation and an individual when corporation charter so provides, (1972) Vol 36, p 94

Law Review Citations

24 WLR 717 (1988)


Last accessed
Jun. 26, 2021