de jure corporation

Definition

A corporation that has earned its state charter by fulfilling the requirements for formation and is legally entitled to do business.

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You should try to make sure that you do all that it takes to end up being a de jure corporation eventually.

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They were a de jure corporation and that made it sound very fancy, which is another reason I was happy to begin working with them.

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Emily cheered and jumped up and down with enthusiasm; the secretary of state had agreed her lemon stand was a de jure corporation.

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