Trends In The Development Of The System Of Non-Entrepreneurial Legal Entities

  • O.I. Zozuliak
Keywords: legal entity, non-entrepreneurial legal entity, characteristics of a non- entrepreneurial legal entity.


The article is devoted to the theoretical and legal analysis of issues related to the range of problems connected with development of such legal model as ‘non- entrepreneurial legal entity'. In the scientific work the author makes an analysis of those concepts which are submitted by the leading Ukrainian scholars and concern the formation of civil-law terminology in general and that is applied to the non- entrepreneurial legal entities, in particular.

The author has concluded that it is expedient to apply the set of criteria during formation of the non-entrepreneurial legal entity. The article gives the definition of non-entrepreneurial legal entity in the narrow and broad meanings.

The author presents one's own definition of the system of the non-entrepreneurial legal entity, as a legal entity of public or private law, whether of corporate or unitary type, which is specially established in the different areas of social life and endowed with a special legal capacity.

The non-entrepreneurial legal entity shall be entitled to carry out activities with a view to profit but it doesn't distribute it among participants (members).