Legal Definition and Related Resources of Subsidiary
Meaning of Subsidiary
As applied to a corporation , it is one that is controlled by another corporation. For legal purposes, a subsidiary corporation is a distinct legal entity from the parent corporation.
Financial Definition of Subsidiary
A foreign-based affiliate that is a separately incorporated entity under the host country's law.
International Trade Meaning and Definition of Subsidiary
Any organization controlled by another with more than 50 percent of its whose voting capital held by the latter.
Synonyms of Subsidiary
- supplementary Associated Concepts: subsidiary corporation
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Synonyms and Definition Contents
- Legal Definition and Related Resources of Subsidiary
- Meaning of Subsidiary
- Financial Definition of Subsidiary
- International Trade Meaning and Definition of Subsidiary
- Synonyms of Subsidiary
- Related Entries of Subsidiary in the Encyclopedia of Law Project
- Subsidiary in Historical Law
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