Section 10A-1-5.04

Name of corporation or foreign corporation.

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

(1) the word “corporation” or “incorporated”; or

(2) an abbreviation of one of those words.

(b) Subsection (a) does not apply to a nonprofit corporation or foreign nonprofit corporation, or to banks, trust companies, savings and loan associations, or insurance companies.

(c) In lieu of a word or abbreviation required by subsection (a), the name of a professional corporation must comply with the requirements of Section 10A-1-5.08.

(d) The requirements of subsection (a) do not apply to any corporation organized before January 1, 1981.

(Act 2009-513, p. 967, §35; Act 2013-338, p. 1196, §1.)