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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