This excerpt taken from the LXP 8-K filed Jan 8, 2007.
Articles of Merger/Amended and Restated Declaration of Trust
As part of the transactions described under Item 2.01 Completion of Acquisition or Disposition of Assets, on December 29, 2006 we filed Articles of Merger of Newkirk Realty Trust, Inc. with and into Lexington Corporate Properties of Trust with the State of Maryland Department of Assessments and Taxation, which became effective at 11:59 p.m. on December 31, 2006. The Articles of Merger provided that our Declaration of Trust would be amended in accordance with the Amended and Restated Declaration of Trust attached as Exhibit A to the Articles of Merger.
The Amended and Restated Declaration of Trust:
Attached as Exhibit 3.1 to this Current Report is copy of the Articles of Merger. The description of the Articles of Merger and Amended and Restated Declaration of Trust does not purport to be complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the copy attached as an exhibit.