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Ultra Vires

(adj) A legal entity is constituted with definite objective. Authority and powers were defined to achieve the objectives and limit the diversion of activities. Doctrine of Ultra virus protects the entity against mishaps occurred when persons in charge of the affairs acts beyond the stated powers of the establishment.

 
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