Private Corporations

ORS 60.727
Resignation of registered agent of foreign corporation


The registered agent of a foreign corporation may resign as agent upon delivering a signed statement to the office and giving notice in the form of a copy of the statement to the foreign corporation. The statement of resignation may include a statement that the registered office is also discontinued.


Upon the delivery of the signed statement, the Secretary of State shall file the resignation statement. The copy of the statement given to the foreign corporation under subsection (1) of this section shall be addressed to the foreign corporation at the foreign corporation’s mailing address or the foreign corporation’s principal office as shown on the records of the office of the Secretary of State.


The agency appointment is terminated and the registered office discontinued if so provided in the signed statement under subsection (1) of this section on the 31st day after the date on which the statement was filed by the Secretary of State unless the foreign corporation has previously appointed a successor registered agent, as provided in ORS 60.724 (Change of registered office or registered agent of foreign corporation) thereby terminating the capacity of such agent. [1987 c.52 §163; 1993 c.190 §3]
Chapter 60

Notes of Decisions

In General

Owner of corporate shares that does not meet definition for "shareholder" does not have statutorily created inspection rights. Yeoman v. Public Safety Center, Inc., 241 Or App 255, 250 P3d 411 (2011), Sup Ct review denied

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Under Former Similar Statutes (Ors Chapter 58)

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

Law Review Citations

Under Former Similar Statutes (Ors Chapter 57)

18 WLR 123 (1982)

In General

24 WLR 203, 257, 275 (1988); 30 WLR 407 (1994)


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