Private law -- See Civil law Here are entered works on the laws regulating all the private relations of citizens to each other. Works on legal systems derived from Roman law are entered under Civil law systems. --special legal headings with Civil law added in parentheses, e.g. Delegation (Civil law); Interdict (Civil law)
Private limited companies -- See Private companies Here are entered works on private limited liability companies, also known as Gesellschaft mit beschränkter Haftung, sociedad de responsibilidad limitada, sociedade por quotas, società a garanzia limitata, or société à responsabilité limitée.
Private membership clubs -- See Private clubs Here are entered works on clubs with selective or exclusive requirements for membership.
Private nonprofit social work -- See Charities Here are entered works on privately supported welfare activities. Works on tax-supported welfare activities are entered under Public welfare. Works on the methods employed in social work, public or private, are entered under Social service. Works that discuss collectively the various policies, programs, services, and facilities to meet basic human needs relating to the quality of life, such as education, health, welfare, etc. are entered under Human services. --subdivision Charities under names of ethnic groups and names of corporate bodies; and subdivision Civilian relief under names of wars, e.g. World War, 1939-1945--Civilian relief
Private placements (Securities) -- See Privately placed securities Here are entered works on the sale of securities directly to institutional investors such as banks, mutual funds, insurance companies, pensions funds, foundations, etc. Works on private transactions in which individual investors or a limited group of investors are allowed to purchase stock in a publicly traded company, usually below the market price, are entered under Private investments in public equity.