Canada Business Corporations Regulations, 2001

Version of section 20 from 2006-03-22 to 2010-03-24:


 For the purpose of paragraph 12(1)(a) of the Act, a corporate name is prohibited in respect of a request to reserve a name or in respect of an application for revival under section 209 of the Act, if it is the same as, or is confusing with, a corporate name that has, before the date of the request, been reserved by the Director for another person, unless

  • (a) written consent has been obtained from the person for whom the corporate name was reserved; or

  • (b) the 90-day reservation period referred to in subsection 11(1) of the Act has expired without the person for whom the corporate name was reserved having made a renewed request to reserve the corporate name.

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