de jure corporation
A corporation formed in compliance with all applicable laws. Compare: de facto corporation
Category: Business, LLCs & Corporations → LLCs, Corporations, Partnerships, etc.
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Category: Small Claims Court & Lawsuits

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

de jure corporation
n.
   a corporation in good standing under the law, as compared to a de facto corporation which is acting while not fulfilling legal requirements.
   See also: de facto corporation, de jure

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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