Definition of self–dealing
: financial dealing that is not at arm's length; especially : borrowing from or lending to a company by a controlling individual primarily to the individual's own advantage
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Legal Definition of self–dealing
: engagement in a transaction that is intended primarily to benefit one's self or the narrow interests of a few (as corporate insiders) rather than those to whom one owes a duty by virtue of one's position <self–dealing by a trustee>
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