Legal Definition and Related Resources of Factory

Meaning of Factory

A building , or part of a building, wherein the business of making any article or altering, repairing, ornamenting or finishing of any article is carried on. Usually implies the presence of machinery in the premises for use in the process of making, altering, repairing, etc. of goods . statute law frequently extends the ambit of the term.

Factory Alternative Definition

In Scotch law. A contract which partakes of a mandate and locatio ad operandum, and which is in the English and American law books discussed under the title ‘ of “Principal and Agent.” 1 Bell, Comm. 259.

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Factory in Historical Law

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Legal English Vocabulary: Factory in Spanish

Online translation of the English legal term factory into Spanish: fábrica (English to Spanish translation) . More about legal dictionary from english to spanish online.

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See Also

  • Industry
  • Industrial Unionism
  • Labor Law
  • Industrial Disputes
  • Business Law


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