juridical person

noun

Legal Definition of juridical person

in the civil law of Louisiana : an entity (as a partnership or corporation) that is given rights and responsibilities — compare natural person

Note: The rights and responsibilities of a juridical person are distinct from those of the natural persons constituting it.

Learn More About juridical person

Dictionary Entries Near juridical person

juridical act

juridical person

jurisconsult

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Juridical person.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/juridical%20person. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Spelling Words Quiz

  • alphabet pasta spelling help
  • Which is the correct spelling?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!