For Purpose & Profit Constitution Discussion Notes

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This document is a commentary on legal issues to be considered when setting up a company for purpose and profit.

It should be read together with the template constitution for a for purpose & profit proprietary company that is included in the Social Enterprise Legal Toolkit on this website.

Yes, you can download it and use it for general reference purposes.

Please refer to the notes on use in the document.

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