Artificial person


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Sixth: The Cabinet approved forming of a general authority for foreign trade, as an artificial person to be named as the General Authority for Foreign Trade.
This is because Apinto was neither a natural nor artificial person.
The book's front cover engages the reader's mind in an inquisitive manner with the subtitle From Apes to Artificial Intelligence and an image of an artificial person with a weapon developed from a few hundred 0s and 1s.
And, more importantly, shareholders have no duty or responsibility to this artificial person, the company.
Corporate personhood originated during the nineteenth century under the artificial person theory, also called the concession theory.
The national regulations on the amparo confirm the personal nature of the proceedings, also configuring the concept of "injured party" who may bring such an action to court as "any natural or artificial person whose constitutional rights are harmed or that are in a situation of imminent danger of being harmed by any disposition, act or resolution, and in general, by any action or omission from any public officer, authority or its agents"--art.
An artificial person or legal entity created by or under the authority of the laws of a state or nation, composed, in some rare instances, of a single person and his successors, being the incumbents of a particular office, but ordinarily consisting of an association of numerous individuals." [Emphasis added.] Another definition in Black's Law Dictionary defines a corporation as
A successful real-world link involves a partnership between four artificial persons: educational authority, a content provider, a school group, technical services provider, and a separate programme co-ordinator (who may be a natural or artificial person).
The hero of Artifice is Deacon, an artificial person and soldier.
One reason the company works, both for business and other purposes, is that a group of people can be recognized as an artificial person for legal purposes, so the company can have its own identity (name/brand), own its own assets and be responsible for its own liabilities, and continue in existence indefinitely separate from the people that comprise it.
When an artificial person has some degree of autonomy from control by its owner, we call it an agent.
Now, just to be clear about all this, the legal system does distinguish between a "natural person" (which is what the rest of us mean by "person") and "legal person," sometimes referred to as an "artificial person," as well.