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CARRYING ON BUSINESS UNDER ASSUMED OR FICTITIOUS NAME

Act 101 of 1907

AN ACT to regulate the carrying on of business under an assumed or fictitious name.


History: 1907, Act 101, Eff. Sept. 28, 1907


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The People of the State of Michigan enact:

DocumentTypeDescription
Section 445.1SectionCertificate required to carry on business under assumed name; filing; form; contents; fee; execution and acknowledgment; exceptions; certification and return of duplicate; “person” and “address” defined; imposition of fee by certain charter counties.
Section 445.1aSectionCertificate; use of assumed name authorized for 5 years; renewal certificate; filing, form, fee, and duration; notice; abandonment of assumed name; destruction of certificate.
Section 445.1bSectionRepealed. 1968, Act 165, Eff. Nov. 15, 1968.
Section 445.2SectionAssumed name certificates; filing period; rejection by county clerk.
Section 445.2aSectionAssumed name; change of business location certificate, filing.
Section 445.2bSectionAssumed name; discontinuance of operation certificate, filing.
Section 445.2cSectionCertified copies of original or renewal certificates; request ; fee.
Section 445.3SectionCertificates; alphabetical index; indexing and filing fee; certified copy as evidence; cost of certified copies; certificate as evidence of partnership; service of process; extension of time; jurisdiction.
Section 445.4SectionContents of certificate; applicability of act to corporation or limited partnership.
Section 445.5SectionViolation of act; penalty; violation of contracts, effect.
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