Articles of Consolidation

Articles of Consolidation

A document outlining the basic functions of a company formed by the merger of two or more companies. Among other things, it states the new company's corporate structure and how many authorized shares (if any) there will be. It also states how its corporate governance and operations will work. Some jurisdictions require companies to file articles of consolidation after a merger.
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The common stock split was approved concurrently with shareholder approval of an amendment to the company's Restated Articles of Consolidation that increased the number of authorized shares of common stock from 60,000,000 to 150,000,000.
The split of common stock is subject to shareholder approval of an amendment to the company's Restated Articles of Consolidation increasing the number of authorized shares of common stock from 60,000,000 to 150,000,000 and shareholder approval of the split.
The amendment to the company's Restated Articles of Consolidation will become effective on May 13, 1992, the record date for the two- for-one split.