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Execution of Instruments, Contracts, Etc.

Sec. 12.4  (a) All checks, drafts, bills of exchange, notes, or other obligations or orders for the payment of money shall be signed in the name of FINRA Regulation by such officer or officers or person or persons as the Board, or a duly authorized committee thereof, may from time to time designate. Except as otherwise provided by law, the Board, any committee given specific authority in the premises by the Board, or any committee given authority to exercise generally the powers of the Board during intervals between meetings of the Board, may authorize any officer, employee, or agent, in the name of and on behalf of FINRA Regulation, to enter into or execute and deliver deeds, bonds, mortgages, contracts, and other obligations or instruments, and such authority may be general or confined to specific instances.
(b) All applications, written instruments, and papers required by any department of the United States Government or by any state, county, municipal, or other governmental authority, may be executed in the name of FINRA Regulation by any principal officer or subordinate officer of FINRA Regulation, or, to the extent designated for such purpose from time to time by the Board, by an employee or agent of FINRA Regulation. Such designation may contain the power to substitute, in the discretion of the person named, one or more other persons.
Amended by SR-FINRA-2008-046 eff. Nov. 6, 2008.
Amended by SR-NASD-97-71 eff. Jan. 15, 1998.