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  • Company Secretary

    Definition of Company Secretary In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Company Secretary : An officer of a company whose role will vary according to the nature of the company but will generally be concerned with the administrative duties imposed upon the […]

  • Company Name

    Definition of Company Name In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Company Name : The title of a registered company, as stated in its *memorandum of association and in the companies register. The names with which companies can be registered are restricted (See […]

  • Company

    Definition of Company In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Company : An association formed to conduct business or other activities in the name of the associatio Most companies are incorporated (See incorporation) and therefore have a legal personality […]

  • Close Company

    Definition of Close Company In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Close Company : A company under the control of its directors or five or fewer participators. The participators have or are entitled to acquire a share or interest in the capital or income of […]

  • Company Member

    Definition of Company Member In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Company Member : A person who holds *shares in a company or, in the case of a company that does not issue shares (such as a company limited by guarantee), any of those who have signed the…

  • Company Commercial

    Resources See Also Further Reading Company Commercial in the Encyclopedia of Britain Company Commercial in the Osborn's Concise Law Dictionary Company Commercial in the Halsbury's Laws of England Company Commercial in the Stroud's Judicial Dictionary of Words and Phrases Company […]

  • Foreign Company

    Definition of Foreign Company In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Foreign Company : A company incorporated outside Great Britain but having a place of business within Great Britain. Foreign companies are subject to provisions of the Companies Acts relating […]

  • Teinds

    Scottish Law: Teinds in the Past That liquid proportion of the rents or goods of the people, which is due to churchmen for performing divine service or exercising the other spiritual functions proper to their several offices. Ersk. Pr. L. Scot. B. 2, t. 10, s. 2. See Tithes. [1][rtbs […]

  • Teinds

    Scottish Law: Teinds in the Past That liquid proportion of the rents or goods of the people, which is due to churchmen for performing divine service or exercising the other spiritual functions proper to their several offices. Ersk. Pr. L. Scot. B. 2, t. 10, s. 2. See Tithes. [1][rtbs […]

  • Fiar

    Scottish Law: Fiar in the Past He whose property (see more about this popular legal topic in the U.K. encyclopedia) is burdened with a life rent. Ersk. Pr. of L. Scot. B. 2, t. 9, s. 23. [1][rtbs name=”scottish-law”] Resources Notes and References Partialy, this information about […]

  • Bernet

    Concept of Bernet Traditional meaning of bernet [1] in the Saxon law history: Arson; any capital offence. Note: For more information on Saxon Law history, see here.[rtbs name=”saxon-law”] Resources Notes and References Based on A concise law dictionary of words, phrases and maxims, […]

  • Halywercfolk

    Concept of Halywercfolk Traditional meaning of halywercfolk [1] in the Saxon law history: People who held lands by the service of defending or repairing a church. Note: For more information on Saxon Law history, see here.[rtbs name=”saxon-law”] Resources Notes and References Based on A […]

  • Metegavel

    Concept of Metegavel Traditional meaning of metegavel [1] in the Saxon law history: Rent payable in victuals. Note: For more information on Saxon Law history, see here.[rtbs name=”saxon-law”] Resources Notes and References Based on A concise law dictionary of words, phrases and maxims, […]

  • Metegavel

    Concept of Metegavel Traditional meaning of metegavel [1] in the Saxon law history: Rent payable in victuals. Note: For more information on Saxon Law history, see here.[rtbs name=”saxon-law”] Resources Notes and References Based on A concise law dictionary of words, phrases and maxims, […]

  • Damages

    Definition of Damages The award by court or prior mutual agreement for a breach of contract. In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Damages : A sum of money awarded by a court as compensation for a tort or a breach of contract. Damages are usually a […]