Texas Business and Commerce Code

Sec. § 8.505
Duty of Securities Intermediary With Respect to Payments and Distributions


(a)

A securities intermediary shall take action to obtain a payment or distribution made by the issuer of a financial asset. A securities intermediary satisfies the duty if:

(1)

the securities intermediary acts with respect to the duty as agreed on by the entitlement holder and the securities intermediary; or

(2)

in the absence of agreement, the securities intermediary exercises due care in accordance with reasonable commercial standards to attempt to obtain the payment or distribution.

(b)

A securities intermediary is obligated to its entitlement holder for a payment or distribution made by the issuer of a financial asset if the payment or distribution is received by the securities intermediary.
Added by Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 962, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1995.
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