Gentoo Archives: gentoo-nfp

From: Ferris McCormick <fmccor@g.o>
To: gentoo-nfp@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-nfp] Section 1.1 Business Offices
Date: Mon, 21 Apr 2008 22:50:16
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-nfp] Section 1.1 Business Offices by "William L. Thomson Jr."
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On Mon, 21 Apr 2008 18:03:44 -0400
"William L. Thomson Jr." <wltjr@g.o> wrote:

> On Mon, 2008-04-21 at 12:12 +0000, Jorge Manuel B. S. Vicetto wrote: > > -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- > > Hash: SHA1 > > > > On Sun, Apr 20, 2008 at 9:06 PM, William L. Thomson Jr. wrote: > > > While this section has provisions for business offices. Till there is > > > the need, or more importantly the funds/revenue to be able to afford for > > > such. I think it's quite moot and pointless to even be mentioned. > > > > I thought this whole point was a legal requirement from NM and that > > our office was set to the location of our agent in NM. Aren't we > > required to have an office in NM? > > As I read the requirements from here > > > Article Four: A New Mexico corporation must continually maintain a > registered agent and registered office address. > .... > (2) Enter the name of the registered agent, who must be located at the > registered office address. > > > We don't need offices per say, as a registered office address. Which the > registered agents address must be the same. Any registered agent we > retain, will therefore be the registered office location for the Gentoo > Foundation. > > The By Laws could be implying that, but do not clearly state that. So we > should likely update them. To reflect that the Gentoo Foundation does > not have official offices, just a registered address to meet legal > requirements. No implication of Gentoo officials meeting at the offices > or conducting any business at that location or others. > > Also maybe that the address might change as we change registered agents. > But any legal filings will have to be updated to reflect that. So not > sure the by laws need to spell out that aspect. >
Probably not.
> -- > William L. Thomson Jr. > amd64/Java/Trustees > Gentoo Foundation >
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Re: [gentoo-nfp] Section 1.1 Business Offices "William L. Thomson Jr." <wltjr@g.o>