2017 New Jersey Revised Statutes
TITLE 12A - COMMERCIAL TRANSACTIONS
Section 12A:8-104 - Acquisition of Security or Financial Asset or Interest Therein.
12A:8-104. Acquisition of Security or Financial Asset or Interest Therein.
a. A person acquires a security or an interest therein, under this chapter, if:
(1) the person is a purchaser to whom a security is delivered pursuant to 12A:8-301; or
(2) the person acquires a security entitlement to the security pursuant to 12A:8-501.
b. A person acquires a financial asset, other than a security, or an interest therein, under this chapter, if the person acquires a security entitlement to the financial asset.
c. A person who acquires a security entitlement to a security or other financial asset has the rights specified in 12A:8-501 through 12A:8-511, but is a purchaser of any security, security entitlement, or other financial asset held by the securities intermediary only to the extent provided in 12A:8-503.
d. Unless the context shows that a different meaning is intended, a person who is required by other law, regulation, rule, or agreement to transfer, deliver, present, surrender, exchange, or otherwise put in the possession of another person a security or financial asset satisfies that requirement by causing the other person to acquire an interest in the security or financial asset pursuant to subsection a. or b. of this section.