conflict of interest definition

  • noun:
    • A conflict between someone's private interests and community obligations.
    • a predicament for which somebody able of trust, like an attorney, insurance adjuster, a politician, administrator or director of a corporation or a medical study scientist or doctor, has competing expert or private interests.
    • a situation where a public official's choices are impacted by the official's personal passions

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