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Corporations Code - CORP

TITLE 4. SECURITIES [25000 - 31516]

  ( Title 4 added by Stats. 1949, Ch. 384. )

DIVISION 5. FRANCHISE INVESTMENT LAW [31000 - 31516]

  ( Division 5 added by Stats. 1970, Ch. 1400. )

PART 3. FRAUDULENT AND PROHIBITED PRACTICES [31200 - 31220]

  ( Part 3 added by Stats. 1970, Ch. 1400. )

CHAPTER 1. Fraudulent Practices [31200 - 31204]
  ( Chapter 1 added by Stats. 1970, Ch. 1400. )

31200.
  

It is unlawful for any person willfully to make any untrue statement of a material fact in any application, notice or report filed with the commissioner under this law, or willfully to omit to state in any such application, notice, or report any material fact which is required to be stated therein, or fail to notify the commissioner of any material change as required by Section 31123.

(Added by Stats. 1970, Ch. 1400.)

31201.
  

It is unlawful for any person to offer or sell a franchise in this state by means of any written or oral communication not enumerated in Section 31200 which includes an untrue statement of a material fact or omits to state a material fact necessary in order to make the statements made, in the light of the circumstances under which they were made, not misleading.

(Added by Stats. 1970, Ch. 1400.)

31202.
  

It is unlawful for any person willfully to make any untrue statement of a material fact in any statement required to be disclosed in writing pursuant to Section 31101, or willfully to omit to state in any such statement any material fact which is required to be stated therein.

(Added by Stats. 1970, Ch. 1400.)

31203.
  

It is unlawful for any person to violate any order of the commissioner or condition to the effectiveness of the registration of the offer or sale of franchises.

(Added by Stats. 1970, Ch. 1400.)

31204.
  

(a) It is unlawful for any person to knowingly alter, destroy, mutilate, conceal, cover up, falsify, or make a false entry in any record, document, or tangible object with the intent to impede, obstruct, or influence the administration or enforcement of any provision of this division.

(b) It is unlawful for any person to knowingly make an untrue statement to the commissioner during the course of licensing, investigation, or examination, with the intent to impede, obstruct, or influence the administration or enforcement of any provision of this division.

(Added by Stats. 2007, Ch. 101, Sec. 13. Effective January 1, 2008.)

CORPCorporations Code - CORP