Legal Definition and Related Resources of Secretary

Meaning of Secretary

A person who writes for another, an official scribe. A person entrusted with the management of business . The head of a government department. In relation to corporations, a secretary is an officer of the company entrusted with the direction and management of its business, particularly in relation to keeping and maintaining of its records, its official correspondence, etc. A secretary, as such, is an agent of the corporation and the scope of his authority is a question of fact rather than law.

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Secretary in Historical Law

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  • Agent: Department
  • Descriptio
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Legal English Vocabulary: Secretary in Spanish

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

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  • Worker
  • Employee Benefits
  • Employ
  • Employment
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  • Labor Right
  • Employee







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