An individual, company, or other entity that has legal rights and is subject to obligations.
- He accomplished this by our ignorance and lack of understanding of what constitutes a legal person.
- The hidden premise here is that the unborn life, from its conception, constitutes a legal person.
- In the first chapter we saw that the idea of the company as a separate legal person facilitates two core features of company law.
For editors and proofreaders
Syllabification: le·gal per·son
Definition of legal person in:
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.