§ 90 Limited Partnership Defined
§ 91 Formation
§ 92 Business Which May Be Carried On
§ 93 Character of Limited Partner’s Contribution
§ 94 Name Not to Contain Surname of Limited Partner; Exceptions
§ 95 Liability for False Statements in Certificate
§ 96 Limited Partner Not Liable to Creditors
§ 97 Admission of Additional Limited Partners
§ 98 Rights, Powers and Liabilities of a General Partner
§ 99 Rights of a Limited Partner
§ 100 Status of Person Erroneously Believing Himself a Limited Partner
§ 101 One Person Both General and Limited Partner
§ 102 Loans and Other Business Transactions With Limited Partner
§ 103 Relation of Limited Partners Inter Se
§ 104 Compensation of Limited Partner
§ 105 Withdrawal or Reduction of Limited Partner’s Contribution
§ 106 Liability of Limited Partner to Partnership
§ 107 Nature of Interest in Partnership
§ 108 Assignment of Interest
§ 109 Effect of Retirement, Death or Insanity of a General Partner
§ 110 Death of Limited Partner
§ 111 Rights of Creditors of Limited Partner
§ 112 Distribution of Assets
§ 113 Certificate Cancelled or Amended
§ 114 Requirements for Amendment or Cancellation
§ 115 Parties to Actions
§ 115-A Limited Partners’ Derivative Action Brought in the Right of a Limited Partnership to Procure a Judgment in Its Favor
§ 115-B Security for Expenses in Limited Partners’ Derivative Action Brought in the Right of the Limited Partnership to Procure a Judgment in Its Favor
§ 115-C Indemnification of General Partner in Actions in the Right of a Limited Partnership to Procure a Judgment in Its Favor
§ 116 Short Title
§ 117 Rules of Construction
§ 118 Rules for Cases Not Covered
§ 119 Existing Limited Partnerships

Terms Used In New York Laws > Partnership > Article 8 - Limited Partnerships.

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Allegation: something that someone says happened.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • ATV: means an all terrain vehicle or ATV as defined in section twenty-two hundred eighty-one of this chapter. See N.Y. Vehicle and Traffic Law 2401
  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Governmental agency: means any agency of the state of New York and all municipalities within the state. See N.Y. Vehicle and Traffic Law 2401
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Habeas corpus: A writ that is usually used to bring a prisoner before the court to determine the legality of his imprisonment. It may also be used to bring a person in custody before the court to give testimony, or to be prosecuted.
  • Indemnification: In general, a collateral contract or assurance under which one person agrees to secure another person against either anticipated financial losses or potential adverse legal consequences. Source: FDIC
  • Intestate: Dying without leaving a will.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Operate: means to ride in or on, other than as a passenger, or use or control the operation of an ATV in any manner, whether or not said ATV is under way. See N.Y. Vehicle and Traffic Law 2401
  • Operation as emergency vehicle: shall mean the operation or parking of an authorized emergency ATV, police or civil defense ATV, including attendant equipment, displaying emergency lights as provided in section twenty-four hundred six of this article and which ATV is engaged in transporting a sick or injured person to the nearest medical facility or appropriate site for transfer to an ambulance as defined in article thirty of the public health law, transporting emergency medical services, personnel and equipment to sick or injured persons, pursuing an actual or suspected violator of the law or responding to, or working or assisting at the scene of an accident, disaster, police call, alarm or other emergency but shall not include returning from such service. See N.Y. Vehicle and Traffic Law 2401
  • Operator: means every person who operates or is in actual physical control of an ATV. See N.Y. Vehicle and Traffic Law 2401
  • Owner: means any person having a title to an ATV. See N.Y. Vehicle and Traffic Law 2401
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Pleadings: Written statements of the parties in a civil case of their positions. In the federal courts, the principal pleadings are the complaint and the answer.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Recourse: An arrangement in which a bank retains, in form or in substance, any credit risk directly or indirectly associated with an asset it has sold (in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles) that exceeds a pro rata share of the bank's claim on the asset. If a bank has no claim on an asset it has sold, then the retention of any credit risk is recourse. Source: FDIC
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • Special event: shall mean an organized rally, race, exhibition or demonstration of limited duration which is conducted according to a prearranged schedule and in which general public interest is manifested. See N.Y. Vehicle and Traffic Law 2401
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Testator: A male person who leaves a will at death.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.