Companies Formed in 1997
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Did you know......
That section 16 of the International Business Companies Act provides that a company that amends its Memorandum or Articles must submit to the Registrar of Companies an extract of the resolution of members or the resolution of directors amending the Memorandum or Articles, as the case may be, certified as a true copy by (a) the solicitor engaged in advising the company; or (b) the registered agent named in the Memorandum of the company, and the Registrar must retain and register the certified copy of the extract of the resolution.
It is useful to note that the act of filing the extract of the resolution is the act of the company who may chose to have the resolution certified by its registered agent or solicitor. While the company could theoretically file the certified document itself (say by a director), the practice of the Registrar is to only accept documents filed by the agent named in the company's memorandum or a reputable local solicitor (with the written consent of the Registered Agent) because of the practical problem of being sure that the document is authentic in circumstances where there is no way of identifying any other representative of the company.
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