(b) Each partner is entitled to a settlement of all partnership accounts upon winding up the partnership business. In settling accounts among the partners, the profits and losses that result from the liquidation of the partnership assets must be credited and charged to the partners' accounts. The partnership shall make a distribution to a partner in an amount equal to any excess of the credits over the charges in the partner's account. A partner shall contribute to the partnership an amount equal to any excess of the charges over the credits in the partner's account that is attributable to an obligation for which such partner is personally liable under section six, article three of this chapter.
(c) If a partner fails or is not obligated to contribute, all of the other partners shall contribute, in the proportions in which those partners share partnership losses, the additional amount necessary to satisfy any partnership obligations for which suchpartner is personally liable under section six, article three of this chapter. A partner or partner's legal representative may recover from the other partners any contributions the partner makes to the extent the amount contributed exceeds that partner's share of the partnership obligations, to the extent such contributions are made on account of obligations for which the other partners are liable under said section.
(d) After the settlement of accounts, each partner shall contribute, in the proportion in which the partner shares partnership losses, the amount necessary to satisfy partnership obligations for which such partner is personally liable under section six, article three of this chapter and that were not known at the time of settlement.
(e) The estate of a deceased partner is liable for the partner's obligation to contribute to the partnership under subsection (b) of this section.
(f) An assignee for the benefit of creditors of a partnership or a partner, or a person appointed by a court to represent creditors of a partnership or a partner, may enforce a partner's obligation to contribute to the partnership under subsection (b) of this section.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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