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stakeholder in Law topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishstakeholderstake‧hold‧er /ˈsteɪkˌhəʊldə $ -ˌhoʊldər/ noun [countable]  1 someone who has invested money into something, or who has some important connection with it, and therefore is affected by its success or failurestakeholder in Citizens should be stakeholders in the society they live in.2 lawSCL someone, usually a lawyer, who takes charge of a property during a quarrel or a sale3 DGGRISKsomeone chosen to hold the money that is risked by people on a race, competition etc and to give all of it to the winner
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stakeholderStakeholders resent production being cut after they have invested.We can begin to restore the public purpose of corporations by asserting their responsibility and accountability to all stakeholders.All stakeholders must have a voice if it is to be a true partnership.A government has more stakeholders than a business, and most of them vote.What customers and other stakeholders value may conflict with shareholders' expectations.Indeed, some stakeholders may take action to prevent a rational analysis of their stance or at least any debate over it.To change anything important, many of those stakeholders must agree.