Entity. An entity may be an individual, corporation, association, partnership, joint-stock company, trust, or any other type of legal entity, any receiver, trustee in bankruptcy or similar official or liquidating agent, or any organized group of persons whether incorporated or not, that holds direct or indirect interest in:
(i) Quota share (QS), processor quota share (PQS), individual fishing quota (IFQ), or individual processing quota (IPQ); or,
(ii) For purposes of the economic data report (EDR), a vessel or processing plant operating in CR fisheries.
50 CFR § 680.2
In addition to the definitions in the Magnuson-Stevens Act, in 50 CFR part 600, and 679.2 of this chapter, the terms used in this part have the following meanings: