An entity, such as a county or school district, that has not been incorporated by a state, but that performs some functions of a corporation. Sometimes called a quasi-municipal corporation.
See, e.g. Barnes v. District of Columbia, 91 U.S. 540 (1875).
Limited liability partnership (LLP)
Definition provided by Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary.
August 19, 2010, 5:22 pm