successor in interest

Legal Definition of successor in interest

: a successor to another's interest in property especially : a successor in ownership of a business that is carried on and controlled substantially as it was before the transfer

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“Successor in interest.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/successor%20in%20interest. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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