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Wisconsin Cooperative Statutes

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Chapter 185

Chapter 185 Cooperative Corporations (March 2018)

Summary of 2017 Changes to Wisconsin’s Cooperative Law Chapter 185: Cooperative Corporations. UW Center for Cooperatives, 2017.

FAQ on Member Control and the 2017 Revisions to Chapter 185. UW Center for Cooperatives, 2018.

Act 76. Revises certain provisions in Chapter 185, 2017.

Act 76 Memo. Summarizes changes to Chapter 185. Wisconsin Legislative Council, 2017.

Chapter 193

Chapter 193 Unincorporated Cooperative Associationsm (February 2014)

Comparing Business Structures. Includes comparison of Wisconsin Statutes 185 and 193. UWCC Center for Cooperatives, 2019.

Cooperative Statutes by State

Comprehensive review of cooperative law by state

Other Cooperative Legal Structures

Comparing Nonprofit and Cooperative Entities. University of Wisconsin Center for Cooperatives, 2015.

Limited Cooperative Association Statutes: An Update. University of Wisconsin Center for Cooperatives, 2008.

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