Glossary

190 resources
PBGC
PDF
PDF-A
PERM
PIK Toggle
PIPE Transaction (PIPE)
Panama Convention
Par Value
Parent Company
Parent Guaranty
Parent-Child Relationship
Pari Passu
Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property (Paris Convention)
Participant
Participation
Partner
Partnership
Partnership Agreement
Party in Interest
Passive Foreign Investment Company (PFIC)
Passive Investor
Patent
Patent Act
Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT)
Patent Holdup
Patent Pool
Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB)
Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA)
Payment for Order Flow
Payment-in-Kind (PIK)
Payoff Letter
Payroll Card
Payroll Card Account
Payroll Deduction Individual Retirement Account (Payroll Deduction IRA)
Peak Load
Peaking Load Plant
Pennsylvania New Jersey Maryland Interconnection
Penny Stock
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC)
Pension Plan
Pension Protection Act of 2006 (PPA)
Per Se Rule
Percentage Rent
Perfected
Perfected Lien
Perfection Certificate
Performance Bond
Period of Exclusivity
Periodic Reporting Requirements
Permanent Loan
Personal Data
Personal Information
Personal Jurisdiction
Personal Property
Personally-identifiable Information (PII)
Petition Date
Phase I Environmental Site Assessment Report (Phase I Report)
Phase II Environmental Site Assessment Report (Phase II Report)
Physical Settlement
Placement Agent
Plan Sponsor
Plan Year
Plan of Merger
Plan of Reorganization
Plat
Pledge
Pledge Agreement
Poison Pill
Poison Put
Political Risk
Political Risk Insurance
Portal-to-Portal Act of 1947
Portfolio Company
Portfolio Manager
Position Statement
Post
Post-money Valuation
Postpetition
Potentially Responsible Party (PRP)
Power Center
Power Marketer
Power Marketer Authorization
Pre-emptive Rights
Pre-money Valuation
Precap
Predatory Pricing
Predictive Coding
Preexisting Condition
Preexisting Condition
Preference
Preference Eligible
Preferred Stock
Pregnancy Discrimination Act of 1978 (PDA)
Preliminary Conference (PC)
Preliminary Injunction
Premarket Approval Application (PMA)
Premium Processing
Prepackaged Bankruptcy
Prepayment
Prepayment Premium
Prepetition
Preponderance of the Evidence
Prescription Drug User Fee Act (PDUFA)
Presidential Emergency Board
Pricing Grid
Prima Facie
Primary Employer
Primary Gate
Primary Offering
Primary Union
Prime
Prime Brokerage
Prime Rate
Priming Lien
Principal deficiency ledger
Prior Art
Priority
Priority Claim
Private Equity
Private Equity Line
Private Placement
Private Placement Memorandum
Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 (PSLRA)
Privatization
Privilege Log
Privity
Privity of Contract
Privity of Estate
Pro Forma
Pro Hac Vice
Pro Rata
Pro se
Problematic Pay Practices
Procedural Arbitrability
Process
Producer Price Index (PPI)
Production Sharing Agreement (PSA)
Production Tax Credit (PTC)
Professional Corporation
Professional Employee
Professional Fundraiser
Proffer Agreement
Profit Rate Swap
Profits Interest
Program
Prohibited Personnel Practices (PPPs)
Project Delivery System
Promissory Estoppel
Promissory Note
Proof of Claim
Property Improvement Plan
Property of the Estate
Prospectus
Prospectus Supplement
Protected Class
Protected Health Information (PHI)
Protection Buyer
Protection Seller
Protective Order
Provisional Remedy
Proxy
Proxy Contest
Proxy Statement
Psychotherapist-Patient Privilege
Public Access to Court Electronic Records (PACER)
Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB)
Public Domain States
Public Float
Public Float for MJDS Forms
Public Health Service Act (PHSA)
Public Land Survey System (PLSS)
Public Law Board (PLB)
Public Organic Record
Public Private Partnership (PPP)
Public Utilities Regulatory Policies Act of 1978 (PURPA)
Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935
Public Utility Holding Company Act of 2005
Pumped Storage Hydroelectric Plant
Punch List
Punitive Damages
Purchase Agreement
Purchase Money Mortgage
Purchase Price Adjustment
Purchase-money Obligation
Purchase-money Security Interest (PMSI)
Purchaser Representative
Put
Put Option
Put Right
Putative
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