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Title 11A : Vermont Business Corporations


Subchapter 001 : BOARD OF DIRECTORS

(Cite as: 11A V.S.A. § 8.05)
  • § 8.05. Terms of directors generally

    (a) The terms of the initial directors of a corporation expire at the first shareholders’ meeting at which directors are elected.

    (b) The terms of all other directors expire at the next annual shareholders’ meeting following their election unless their terms are staggered under section 8.06 of this title.

    (c) A decrease in the number of directors does not shorten an incumbent director’s term.

    (d) The term of a director elected to fill a vacancy shall be elected for the unexpired term of the director’s predecessor in office.

    (e) Despite the expiration of a director’s term, the director continues to serve until the director’s successor is elected and qualifies or until there is a decrease in the number of directors. (Added 1993, No. 85, § 2, eff. Jan. 1, 1994.)