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a rule adopted by an organization in order to regulate its own affairs and the behavior of its members

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The Unocal Standard of Review Governs Bylaws Tainted by the Omnipresent Specter of Self-Interest
Mark Maass, chairman of the Bylaw Committee, thanked those present for bylaw approval, noting that the committee had met for more than three years to prepare the bylaws.
Citing Section 109(b) of the DGCL for the baseline rule that the bylaws may contain any provision not inconsistent with law or the corporation's certificate of incorporation, the court noted that bylaws are presumptively valid and that a bylaw that "allocated risk among parties in intra-corporate litigation would appear to satisfy the DGCL's requirement that bylaws 'must re I at [e] to the business of the corporation, the conduct of its affairs, and its rights and powers or the rights and powers of its stockholders, directors, officers or employees.'" Although the corporation in this case was a non-stock corporation, the analysis is applicable to stock corporations and non-stock corporations alike, with the members of non-stock corporations being analogous to stockholders.
As provided in the GNA Bylaws the offices to be elected in 2015 are:
Pennsylvania law specifies that only members of our organization can make certain kinds of changes or amendments to our Bylaws. Yet, the Bylaws we have been operating under state that only the board of directors can amend the Bylaws.
According to the new bylaws, general standards will be a major factor in the evaluation of a student's performance and a teacher will be the only one to decide the promotion of a student to a higher class at the primary level.
On behalf of the National Board of Directors of the Canadian Association of Critical Care Nurses, this letter provides notice to all members of the proposed revision to the association's current constitution and bylaws and the changes under the new Canada Not-For-Profit Act.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-September 26, 2013-VimpelCom shareholders approve bylaw amendments(C)1994-2013 M2 COMMUNICATIONS
Mustafa Sd, vice-president of the Cairo University Student Union and ESU member, said each university student union would send its proposed amendments of the bylaws to the committee.
Continued update of bylaws with Election Committee language in appropriate sections.
Global Banking News-June 6, 2013--Money transaction bylaws released in Indonesia(C)2013 ENPublishing -
Over the past several months, the AzNA Board of Directors, along with the Bylaws Committee, has been working to update and improve the AzNA bylaws.
This direction and possible limitation to your practice in the inpatient setting is spelled out in the Medical Staff Bylaws of your employing facility.
To thwart this troubling trend, Grundfest proposed that Delaware corporations adopt bylaws stating that all shareholder litigation must take place in the state of incorporation.