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An Introduction to the Law of Corporations: Cases and Materials, Fall 2017

Formation Assignment

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  1. Draft an initial certificate of incorporation for a fictitious corporation. Your certificate must comply with all the relevant provisions of the Delaware code (including, but not necessarily limited to 101-103). You must make at least two 'customizations' to your initial certificate of incorporation. In addition, your corporation must have two classes of stock, each with different rights.
  2. Draft an initial certificate of incorporation for a fictitious public benefit corporation. Your certificate must comply with all the relevant provisions of the Delaware code (including, but not necessarily limited to 361-368). You must make at least two 'customizations' to your initial certificate of incorporation of your public benefit corporation. Your certificate for your public benefit corporation must specify a public benefit.