2017 New Jersey Revised Statutes
TITLE 12A - COMMERCIAL TRANSACTIONS
Section 12A:8-506 - Duty of Securities Intermediary to Exercise Rights as Directed by Entitlement Holder.
12A:8-506. Duty of Securities Intermediary to Exercise Rights as Directed by Entitlement Holder.
A securities intermediary shall exercise rights with respect to a financial asset if directed to do so by an entitlement holder. A securities intermediary satisfies the duty if:
a. the securities intermediary acts with respect to the duty as agreed upon by the entitlement holder and the securities intermediary; or
b. in the absence of agreement, the securities intermediary either places the entitlement holder in a position to exercise the rights directly or exercises due care in accordance with reasonable commercial standards to follow the direction of the entitlement holder.