CONTROL SHARE ACQUISITION ACT
30-1604. Information statement. (1) An acquiring person shall deliver to the issuing public corporation at its principal executive office an information statement containing all the following:
(a) The identity of the acquiring person, including the identity of each member of any partnership, limited partnership, syndicate or other group constituting the acquiring person and the identity of each affiliate and associate of the acquiring person, including the identity of each affiliate and associate of each member of such partnership, syndicate or other group;
(b) A reference that the information is made under the provisions of this section;
(c) The number and class or series of shares of the issuing public corporation beneficially owned, directly or indirectly, before the control share acquisition by each of the persons identified pursuant to paragraph (a) of this subsection;
(d) The number and class or series of shares of the issuing public corporation acquired or proposed to be acquired pursuant to the control share acquisition by each of the persons identified pursuant to paragraph (a) of this subsection and specification of which of the following ranges of voting power in the election of directors that, except for the provisions of this chapter, the acquiring person in good faith believes resulted or would result from consummation of control share acquisition:
1. At least twenty percent (20%) but less than thirty-three and one-third percent (33 1/3%);
2. At least thirty-three and one-third percent (33 1/3%) but less than or equal to fifty percent (50%); or
3. Over fifty per cent (50%); and
(e) The terms of the control share acquisition or proposed control share acquisition, including the source of moneys or other consideration and the material terms of the financial arrangements for the control share acquisition, plans or proposals of the acquiring person, including plans or proposals under consideration to enter into a business combination or combinations involving the issuing public corporation, to liquidate or dissolve the issuing public corporation, to sell all or a substantial part of its assets or merge or consolidate it or exchange its shares with any other person, to change the location of its principal place of business or its principal executive office or of a material portion of its business activities, to change materially its management or policies of employment, to change materially its charitable or community contributions or its policies, programs or practices relating thereto, to change materially its relationship with suppliers or customers or the communities in which it operates or to make any other material change in its business, corporate structure, management or personnel and such other objective facts as would be substantially likely to affect the decision of a shareholder with respect to voting on the control share acquisition.
(2) If any material change occurs in the facts set forth in the information statement, including any material increase or decrease in the number of shares of the issuing public corporation acquired or proposed to be acquired by the persons identified pursuant to subsection (1)(a) of this section, the acquiring person shall promptly deliver to the issuing public corporation at its principal executive office an amendment to the information statement containing information relating to such material change. An increase or decrease or proposed increase or decrease equal, in the aggregate for all persons identified pursuant to subsection (1)(a) of this section, to one percent (1%) or more of the total number of outstanding shares of any class or series of the issuing public corporation is deemed material for purposes of this subsection. An increase or decrease or proposed increase or decrease of less than this amount may be material, depending on the facts and circumstances.
[30-1604, added 1988, ch. 84, sec. 2, p. 153; am. 2014, ch. 97, sec. 17, p. 279.]