Terms Used In Utah Code > Title 63G > Chapter 27 - Anti-boycott Israel Act
Affected person: means :
a person who is a record interest holder of the real property that is the subject of a recorded nonconsensual common law document; or
the person against whom a recorded nonconsensual common law document purports to reflect or establish a claim or obligation. See Utah Code 38-9-102
Boycott action: means refusing to deal, terminating business activities, or limiting commercial relations. See Utah Code 63G-27-102
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.
Company: includes any wholly-owned subsidiary, majority-owned subsidiary, parent company, or affiliate of an entity described in Subsection (3)(a). See Utah Code 63G-27-102
Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
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.
Document sponsor: means a person who, personally or through a designee, signs or submits for recording a document that is, or is alleged to be, a nonconsensual common law document. See Utah Code 38-9-102
Nonconsensual common law document: means a document that is submitted to a county recorder's office for recording against public official property that:
purports to create a lien or encumbrance on or a notice of interest in the real property;
at the time the document is recorded, is not:
expressly authorized by this chapter or a state or federal statute;
authorized by or contained in an order or judgment of a court of competent jurisdiction; or
signed by or expressly authorized by a document signed by the owner of the real property; and
is submitted in relation to the public official's status or capacity as a public official. See Utah Code 38-9-102
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.
Public entity: means the state or a political subdivision of the state, including each department, division, office, board, commission, council, authority, or institution of the state or a political subdivision of the state. See Utah Code 63G-27-102
State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes a state, district, or territory of the United States. See Utah Code 68-3-12.5