Articles of Incorporation
- The legal document filed with state authorities, typically to establish a corporation, that includes the corporation's purpose, principal location, names of its initial controlling directors, and details about the capital stock it can issue
- When setting up their new tech firm, the founders drafted the Articles of Incorporation carefully.
- The Articles of Incorporation for the business were filed with the Secretary of State.
- Upon reviewing the Articles of Incorporation, it was clear that the corporation had the right to issue both common and preferred stock.