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      RS 12:1017     


§1017.  Liability of incorporators, subscribers, shareholders, directors, officers, and agents

A.  A subscriber to, or holder of, shares of a professional accounting corporation shall be under no liability to the corporation with respect to such shares, other than the obligation of complying with the terms of the subscription therefor, and the said obligation shall continue whether or not his rights or shares have been assigned or transferred.

B.  The shareholder shall not be personally liable for any debt or liability of the corporation.

C.  Nothing in this Chapter shall be construed as in derogation of any rights which any person may by law have against an incorporator, subscriber, shareholder, director, officer, or agent of the corporation, because of any fraud practiced upon him, or because of any breach of professional duty or other negligent or wrongful act, by such persons, or in derogation of any right which the corporation may have against any of such persons because of any fraud practiced upon it by him.

Added by Acts 1970, No. 191, §1; Acts 1987, No. 135, §1; Acts 2000, 1st Ex. Sess., No. 30, §1, eff. April 14, 2000.

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