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in chancery

1. Literally, in a court of chancery, which is the Lord Chancellor's court (in the UK) or a court of equity (in the US). I'm in chancery today, waiting for the decision in our case to be announced.
2. Faced with a hopeless or challenging situation. I'm in chancery here, trying to fix my car on the side of the road with no clue what to do!
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During his homily, Father Beas expressed his appreciation to the Embassy team for their ethic of service to their clients and the Filipino community, which he witnessed when he visited the chancery for the first time.
BSA chief executive Judith Mudd said: 'We have spent a lot of time looking for a permanent home and are thrilled that Andrew was able to secure Chancery Court.
On the last day of her Bangladesh visit, Swaraj lit the ceremonial lamp to mark the opening of the sprawling new chancery complex of the Indian High Commission here.
The Chancery has a daytime bistro menu, served until 6pm, and after that the a la carte menu starts from 6pm.
Disclosure-only settlements are less likely to be approved by the Delaware Court of Chancery since the Trulia decision, the study said.
Rank: Private Regiment: Royal Welsh Fusiliers Age: 18 Date of death: 26-10-1916 Buried at: Essex Farm Cemetery Edward Morris Son of George Morris of 30 Chancery Lane.
The court held that interlocutory review was appropriate because its decision (i) determined a substantial issue as it could result in the dismissal of the director defendants from the litigation, (ii) established a legal right in that it required the director defendants to be parties to the litigation, unable to assert their Section 102(b)(7) defense until after trial, and (iii) involved conflicting decisions of the Court of Chancery.
His practice covers a broad range of commercial and chancery work with a particular emphasis on insolvency, company, and partnership litigation.
Oracle Partners, which report beneficial ownership of 16% of the company's common stock, had sought a temporary restraining order from the Chancery Court requiring approval by a Board composed of six individuals, including three of its nominees.
55) it could be worth taking a chance on Chancery bouncing back to form for David O'Meara.
com)-- Central Health Physiotherapy, one of the largest and most respected physiotherapy companies in the UK, recently celebrated treating 15,000 patients at their Chancery Lane clinic.
The celebrations also marked the first ever Independence Day celebrations to be held at the new Chancery premises of the Sri Lanka Deputy High Commission which portray Sri Lankan architectural aspects in the heart of the City of Chennai.
The Chancery Building located in Jakarta, Indonesia was sold in February 2002, while the Embassy Residence in Jakarta was sold in October, 2002.
Ray Arnold, managing director and partner-in-charge of the project, commented, "By working on this project from its early inception, we will ensure the building meets every need of the Singapore Chancery.
14 October 2011 - US biopharmaceutical company Allos Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:ALTH) said yesterday that the company and other defendants had settled the putative class action lawsuits filed by plaintiffs' counsel in connection in the Delaware Court of Chancery in connection with its proposed merger with US AMAG Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:AMAG).