1-156 Corporation Use Of Terms Prohibited Exception

1-156. Corporation; use of terms, prohibited; exception.

No corporation shall assume or use the title or designation certified public accountant or public accountant nor shall any corporation assume or use the title or designation certified accountant, chartered accountant, enrolled accountant, licensed accountant, registered accountant, or any other title or designation likely to be confused with certified public accountant or any of the abbreviations C.P.A., P.A., C.A., E.A., R.A., L.A., or similar abbreviations likely to be confused with C.P.A., except that a corporation which is registered under section 1-134 </codes/nebraska/2009/Chapter1/1-134.html> and holds a permit issued under subdivision (1)(c) of section 1-136 </codes/nebraska/2009/Chapter1/1-136.html> which is not revoked or suspended and all of such corporation's offices in this state for the practice of public accountancy are maintained and registered as required under section 1-135 </codes/nebraska/2009/Chapter1/1-135.html>, may use the words accountant, auditor, and other appropriate words to indicate that it is engaged in the practice of public accountancy but may not use the title or designation certified public accountant, public accountant, certified accountant, chartered accountant, enrolled accountant, licensed accountant, registered accountant, or any other title or designation likely to be confused with certified public accountant or any of the abbreviations C.P.A., C.A., E.A., L.A., R.A., or similar abbreviations likely to be confused with C.P.A.

Source

Laws 1957, c. 1, § 51, p. 73;
Laws 1997, LB 114, § 46;
Laws 2009, LB31, § 28.