intra vires

Definition of "intra vires"
  1. A term used to describe actions that are within the legal authority or powers of an individual or organization
How to use "intra vires" in a sentence
  1. Since he was the chief executive of the company, his decision was considered intra vires.
  2. Despite the initial objections, the council's decision was declared intra vires by the judge.
  3. The court ruled that the merger was intra vires, as it was within the corporation's legal powers.

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