FIDUCIARY-SHIELD DOCTRINE

FIDUCIARY-SHIELD DOCTRINE

fiduciary-shield doctrine. Corporations. The principle that a corporate officer’s act cannot be the basis for jurisdiction over the officer in an individual capacity. [Cases: Courts 12(2.20). C.J.S. Courts ¡ì 47.]
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