I need advise on how we correctly use the possessive 's (i.e. apostrophe + s) after a full company name with abbreviation.
E.g., will "Company Name ltd." become "Company Name ltd.'s"? Or is it fine if we leave the "Ltd." out, e.g. "Company Name's"?
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A couple of examples from Google
Jigsaw Homes Group Ltd.'s Sustainable Finance Framework https://www.spglobal.com › research › pdf-articles › 22... S&P Global Ratings said that Jigsaw Homes Group Ltd.'s Sustainable Finance Framework is aligned with the: Green Bond Principles (GBP); Green Loan Principles ...
Here's What Frontline Ltd.'s (NYSE:FRO) Shareholder Ownership Structure Looks Like · What Does The Institutional Ownership Tell Us About ...
Investigation into UK Energy Incubator Hub Ltd's compliance ...https://www.ofgem.gov.uk › publications › investigatio... 28 Jul 2022 — See our investigation into UK Energy Incubator Hub Ltd's compliance with multiple licence conditions.
Parasol Homes Ltd's grading under review - GOV.UK https://www.gov.uk › ... › Housing regulation 4 Nov 2021 — Parasol Homes Ltd's grading under review. Providers being investigated for an issue regarding their compliance with the Governance and ...
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E.g., will "Company Name ltd." become "Company Name ltd.'s"?
Yes, when a proper noun consists of multiple words, the convention is to add the possessive clitic to the last word. CMOS gives the examples doctor of philosophy's and the mayor of Chicago's (14th edition, section 6.22). There is no exception for company names or abbreviations such as "ltd." (By the way, "ltd" would usually begin with a capital letter in a company name.)
Or is it fine if we leave the "Ltd." out, e.g. "Company Name's"?
Yes, it is very common to drop "Ltd." and similar parts of company names when they are not needed. For example:
By denying to hear Tesla’s appeal, the state Supreme Court allowed that lawsuit to proceed. (Melody Petersen, "State agency asks court to order Tesla to cooperate in discrimination investigation," Los Angeles Times, 13 April 2023)
(The company's full name is Tesla, Inc.)