Expulsion of Members by Agricultural Cooperatives

The relationship between farmer members and their cooperatives is unique, a combination of contract, business, and membership interests. Cooperatives may have occasion to terminate the relationship by expelling a member. This article explore legal authority of cooperatives to expel members, conditions under which expulsion is an acceptable action by cooperatives, and legal consequences of improper expulsion are described, and procedures are suggested to protect member and cooperative interests when expulsion is necessary.


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Issue Date:
1986
Publication Type:
Journal Article
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/46274
Published in:
Journal of Agricultural Cooperation, Volume 01
Page range:
76-92
Total Pages:
17




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