Related Statutes NCGS 54-164: "Merger or consolidation of domestic and foreign associations" - specifically Cooperative Associations. NCGS 55D-33: "Service on business entities" - specifically business entities of record in North Carolina. NCGS 58-1-20: "Real Property Warranties". NCGS 58-28-40: "Service of Process on Secretary of State as agent for unauthorized company" - specifically insurance. NCGS 75E-8: "Designation of Secretary of State for service" - specifically Control Share Acquisitions. NCGS 59-907: "Transaction of business without Registration" - specifically limited partnerships.