Subdivision 1. Scope.
Unless a different meaning is clearly indicated by the context, for the
purposes of sections
, the terms defined in this section have the meanings
ascribed to them.
Subd. 2. Commodity.
"Commodity" means any goods, merchandise, wares, produce, chose
in action, land, article of commerce, or any other tangible or intangible property, real, personal, or
mixed, for use, consumption, enjoyment, or resale.
Subd. 3. Service.
"Service" means any kind of activity performed in whole or in part for
Subd. 4. Contract, combination, or conspiracy.
"Contract, combination, or conspiracy"
means any agreement, arrangement, collusion, or understanding. "Contract" includes a purchase,
a contract to purchase, a sale, a contract to sell, a lease, a contract to lease, a license, or a contract
to license. "Combination" includes a trust, common selling or purchasing agent, pool, or holding
Subd. 5. Person.
"Person" means any individual, corporation, firm, partnership, incorporated
and unincorporated association, or any other legal or commercial entity.
Subd. 6. Trade or commerce.
"Trade or commerce" means any economic activity of any
type whatsoever involving any commodity or service whatsoever.
History: 1971 c 865 s 2