CaLAThe term

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Organisation

Alternative label:

Broader terms:
Party type

Narrower terms:
Governmental organisation
Judiciary
Corporation
Association
Legal person

Related terms:

Definition:
Term used in commercial law, including a corporation, government or governmental subdivision or agency, business trust, estate, trust, partnership or association, two or more persons having a joint or common interest, or any other legal or commercial entity (Source: Black, 1991). A collection of people organized together into a community or other social, commercial or political structure. The group has some common purpose or reason for existence which goes beyond the set of people belonging to it and can act as an Agent. Organizations are often decomposable into hierarchical structures (Source: W3C Organization Ontology).

Scope Note:
GEMET term

Identifier:
http://www.cadastralvocabulary.org/CaLAThe/Organisation

Exact match:
http://www.eionet.europa.eu/gemet/concept/13286

CaLAThe_Ver4 Organisation Organisation Governmental organisation Governmental organisation Organisation->Governmental organisation Judiciary Judiciary Organisation->Judiciary Corporation Corporation Organisation->Corporation Association Association Organisation->Association Legal person Legal person Organisation->Legal person Party type Party type Party type->Organisation