nominal partner


nominal partner
A person who appears or is held out to the world as a partner, but who has no real interest in the firm or the business. Ditts v Lonsdale, 49 Ind 521, 529; Brown's Executor v Higginbotham (Va) 5 Leigh 583.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • nominal partner — noun : a person who holds himself out as a partner or permits a partner to hold him out as a copartner though in fact he is not a partner …   Useful english dictionary

  • nominal partner — noun Participant in a mutual enterprise that resembles a partnership but may not have such a formal structure. See Also: nominal partnership …   Wiktionary

  • nominal partner — See partnership …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • partner by estoppel — nominal partner …   Useful english dictionary

  • partner — part·ner n: one of two or more persons associated as joint principals in carrying on a business for the purpose of enjoying a joint profit: a member of a partnership; specif: a partner in a law firm dormant partner: silent partner in this entry… …   Law dictionary

  • partner — A member of partnership or firm; one who has united with others to form a partnership in business. See also general partner partnership. @ dormant partners Those whose names are not known or do not appear as partners, but who nevertheless are… …   Black's law dictionary

  • quasi partner — noun a nominal partner See Also: quasipartnership …   Wiktionary

  • holding-out partner — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ noun : nominal partner …   Useful english dictionary

  • quasi partner — noun : nominal partner …   Useful english dictionary

  • Товарищество — (partnership) Ассоциация двух и более лиц, созданная с целью ведения деловых операций. Деятельность товарищества регулируется Законом о товариществах 1890 г. В отличие от акционерной компании (company) товарищество не обладает правосубъектностью; …   Словарь бизнес-терминов


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