Texas Business Organizations Code
Sec. § 5.002
Evidence of Established Right to Indistinguishable Name

Notwithstanding Sections 5.053 (Distinguishable Names Required), 5.102 (Limitation on the Reservation of Certain Names), and 5.153 (Limitation on the Registration of Certain Names), the secretary of state may accept a name if the entity or person seeking acceptance of the filing instrument with the indistinguishable name delivers to the secretary of state a certified copy of the final judgment of a court of competent jurisdiction that establishes the entity’s or person’s right to the name in this state.
Added by Acts 2017, 85th Leg., R.S., Ch. 503 (H.B. 2856), Sec. 2, eff. June 1, 2018.
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