Quorum

Definition

A quorum is the minimum number of members of a group or committee required to be in attendance in order for that group to be able to take official action.  Groups that often have quorum requirements include legislative bodies, corporate boards of directors, and corporate shareholder meetings.  

Illustrative caselaw

See, e.g. New Process Steel, L.P. v. N.L.R.B., 130 S.Ct. 2635 (2010).

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