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PROPRIETARY INTEREST Definition & Legal Meaning

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The owner of a property, whether tangible or intangible, has certain rights that are accorded to them. This is a right to an advantage, share or interest in the property or an asset.

TLD Example: Although it was not public knowledge, the mayor had a proprietary interest in the company awarded the city contract.


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