COMPANIES ACT - 1963 (ACT 179)

    Section - 121 - Publication of Name of Company

    (1) Every company shall,

    (a) paint or affix, and keep painted or affixed, its name on the outside of its registered office and of every office or place in which its business is carried on, in a conspicuous position in letters easily legible;

    (b) have its name engraved in legible characters on its seal;

    (c) have its name accurately mentioned in legible characters at the head of all business letters, invoices, receipts, notices, or other publications of the company, and in all negotiable instruments or orders for money, goods or services purporting to be signed or endorsed by or on behalf of the company.

    (2) If any company makes default in complying with subsection (1) of this section the company and every officer of the company who is in default shall be liable to a fine not exceeding fifty pounds.

    (3) If an officer of the company or any person purporting to act on its behalf uses or authorises the use of a seal purporting to be a seal of the company whereon its name is not engraved as required by subsection (1) of this section he shall be liable to a fine not exceeding fifty pounds.

    (4) If any officer of the company or other person shall sign or endorse or authorise the signing or endorsement on behalf of the company of any negotiable instrument or order for money, goods or services wherein the name of the company is not accurately mentioned in accordance with paragraph (c) of subsection (1) of this section, such person shall be personally liable to discharge the obligation thereby incurred unless it is duly discharged by the company or otherwise, but without prejudice to any right of indemnity which such person may have against the company or any other person.

    (5) The use of the abbreviation "Ltd." instead of "Limited" shall not be deemed to be a breach of the provisions of this section.