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183.1001

SUBCHAPTER X
FOREIGN LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANIES
183.1001 Law governing.

183.1001(1)

(1) The laws of the state or other jurisdiction under which a foreign limited liability company is organized shall govern its organization and internal affairs and the liability and authority of its managers and members, regardless of whether the foreign limited liability company obtained or should have obtained a certificate of registration under this chapter, except that a foreign limited liability company that has filed a certificate of conversion under s. 183.1207 (5) to become a domestic limited liability company shall be subject to the requirements of this chapter governing domestic limited liability companies on the effective date of the conversion and shall not be subject to the requirements of this chapter governing foreign limited liability companies.

183.1001(1m)

(1m) A foreign limited liability company may not be denied a certificate of registration by reason of any difference between the laws of the state or other jurisdiction under which it is organized and the laws of this state.

183.1001(2)

(2) A foreign limited liability company holding a valid certificate of registration in this state shall have no greater rights and privileges than a domestic limited liability company. Registration may not be considered to authorize a foreign limited liability company to exercise any powers or purposes that a domestic limited liability company is forbidden by law to exercise in this state.

183.1001 - ANNOT.

History: 1993 a. 112; 2001 a. 44.