- derivative acquisition
- Derivative acquisitions are those which are procured from others. Goods and chattels may change owners by act of law in the cases of forfeiture, succession, marriage, judgment, insolvency, and intestacy; or by act of the parties, as by gift or sale.
Black's law dictionary. HENRY CAMPBELL BLACK, M. A.. 1990.
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