Conflict of Interests

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Conflict of Interests - (Expression)


A situation in which a person’s self interest clashes with the public interest. A person who has a conflict of interests may find it difficult to behave in an impartial manner.


Source: Adapted from Business Dictionary
Example of Use: A conflict of interest exists where a Member of the European Parliament has a personal interest that could improperly influence the performance of his or her duties as a Member.