North Carolina Statutes

Chapter 75E Unlawful Activities in Connection With Certain Corporate Transactions

  • § 75E-1   Definitions
    The following words and phrases as used in this Chapter shall have the following meanings unless the context clearly requires otherwise: (1) "Acquiring person statement"...
  • § 75E-2   Unlawful activities in connection with business combinations and control share acquisitions
    It shall be unlawful for any person: (1) To consummate any business combination in violation of Article 9 of Chapter 55 of the General Statutes....
  • § 75E-3   Investigative and regulatory powers of the Attorney General
    The Attorney General may conduct such investigations as the Attorney General deems necessary to determine compliance by all persons or entities with the provisions of...
  • § 75E-4   Enforcement
    The Attorney General may institute a civil action to prevent or restrain violations of G.S. 75E‑2. A person injured by a violation of G.S. 75E‑2...
  • § 75E-5   Civil penalties
    In any suit instituted by the Attorney General in which the defendant is found to have violated G.S. 75E‑2, the court may, in its discretion,...
  • § 75E-6   Remedies cumulative
    The remedies provided in this Chapter are cumulative. (1991, c. 440.)
  • § 75E-7   Chapter not exclusive
    This Chapter shall not be deemed to supersede, restrict, or otherwise limit any other applicable laws of this State. (1991, c. 440.)
  • § 75E-8   Designation of Secretary of State for service
    Every nonresident person who is or is about to become the beneficial owner, directly or indirectly, of more than twenty percent (20%) of the voting...
  • § 75E-9   Validity; saving clause
    In the event any provision or application of this Chapter shall be held illegal or invalid for any reason, such holding shall not affect the...