WVC 46 - 8 - 207
§46-8-207. Rights and duties of issuer with respect to registered
(a) Before due presentment for registration of transfer of a
certificated security in registered form or of an instruction
requesting registration of transfer of an uncertificated security,
the issuer or indenture trustee may treat the registered owner as
the person exclusively entitled to vote, receive notifications, and
otherwise exercise all the rights and powers of an owner.
(b) This article does not affect the liability of the
registered owner of a security for a call, assessment or the like.