insider preference

noun

Legal Definition of insider preference

: a transfer of property by a debtor in bankruptcy to an insider made more than ninety days prior to but within one year of the bankruptcy petition

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“Insider preference.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/insider%20preference. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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