If by-laws state that they are in effect for a term of 30 years than are they no longer valid at the end of the 30 years? 5 Answers as of February 02, 2016

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Ashcraft & Ashcraft, Ltd.
Ashcraft & Ashcraft, Ltd. | Randall C. Romei
The corporate entity must operate using some kind of bylaws. If they have expired then a replacement should have been approved. The approval could be continuation of action under the bylaws. The existing board could ratify the continuation.
Answer Applies to: Illinois
Replied: 2/2/2016
Ronald K. Nims LLC | Ronald K. Nims
Yes, if the by-laws have expired then the organization would be controlled by the state law for organizations without by-laws.
Answer Applies to: Ohio
Replied: 2/2/2016
Sebby Law Office
Sebby Law Office | Jayne Sebby
Yes, that would generally be the case. There may be some exceptions established by the state in the law the company is registered.
Answer Applies to: Nebraska
Replied: 2/2/2016
Law Offices of George H. Shers | George H. Shers
Yes, but the HOA will revise the by-laws before they expire.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 2/2/2016
Musilli Brennan Associates PLLC
Musilli Brennan Associates PLLC | John F Brennan
Perhaps, some organizations have limited lives.
Answer Applies to: Michigan
Replied: 2/2/2016
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