equitable interest
equitable interest see interest 1

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

equitable interest
index claim (right)

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


equitable interest
an interest in property that can be asserted against everyone except a bona fide purchaser of the legal estate or interest for value without notice.

Collins dictionary of law. . 2001.


equitable interest

Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. . 2010.

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  • equitable interest — The interest of a beneficiary under a trust is considered equitable as contrasted with the interest of the trustee which is a legal interest because the trustee has legal as contrasted with equitable title. Restatement, Second, Trusts, No. 2f.… …   Black's law dictionary

  • equitable interest — The interest of a beneficiary under a trust is considered equitable as contrasted with the interest of the trustee which is a legal interest because the trustee has legal as contrasted with equitable title. Restatement, Second, Trusts, No. 2f.… …   Black's law dictionary

  • equitable interest — See equitable right; equitable title …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • equitable interest — /ˈɛkwətəbəl ɪntrəst/ (say ekwuhtuhbuhl intruhst) noun Finance the interest in a property which derives from the legal or nominal interest of the trustee. Compare beneficial interest …   Australian English dictionary

  • equitable interest — noun : an interest in or with respect to property of the sort recognized by a court of equity (as an interest arising because of fraud) …   Useful english dictionary

  • interest — in·ter·est / in trəst; in tə rəst, ˌrest/ n [probably alteration of earlier interesse, from Anglo French, from Medieval Latin, from Latin, to be between, make a difference, concern, from inter between, among + esse to be] 1: a right, title, claim …   Law dictionary

  • equitable — eq·ui·ta·ble / e kwi tə bəl/ adj 1: having or exhibiting equity: dealing fairly and equally shall allocate...appropriations in an equitable manner U.S. Code 2: existing or valid in equity or as a matter of equity as distinguished from law an… …   Law dictionary

  • interest — The most general term that can be employed to denote a right, claim, title, or legal share in something. In its application to real estate or things real, it is frequently used in connection with the terms estate, right, and title. More… …   Black's law dictionary

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