responsible party


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responsible party

the person or organization responsible or liable for something. I intend to find the responsible party and get some answers to my questions. Mary sued the responsible party in the car crash.
See also: party, responsible
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If the responsible party is an alien individual, the entity must enter the person's individual tax identification number (mN) in the space provided and submit a copy of an official identifying document or, if necessary, complete Form W-7, Application for IRS Individual Taxpayer Identification Number.
defendant had a right of contribution against another responsible party,
Must investigate the cause of the adulteration if the reportable food originated with the responsible party
Where the plaintiff is arguably a potentially responsible party itself and the litigation is pending in any of the eight federal circuits that only recognize a Section 107 claim for government or innocent potentially responsible parties, this strategy is all the more appropriate.
It is even more difficult to find a responsible party with adequate financial resources and who is willing to pay for the cleanup.
It came during a meeting whose purpose was to build trust among community, regulatory agencies, and a responsible party so that a problem at a Superfund site could be resolved.
The minute you say "potentially responsible party," the lawyers are going to be in it.
And if a processor is named as a responsible party, how will the firm prove it is not guilty?
That is, any one responsible party can he held liable for the entire cleanup, without regard to fault or negligence, and that party is left to its own devices to collect a fair share from other responsible parties.
The Company does not condone the use of spam in any manner, and demands that the responsible party immediately cease this illegal operation.
The President and CEO of Insparisk, Stephen Kleva, stated, "We are excited to work closely with the team at Praeses to implement responsible party within the Jurisdiction Online product so that our shared clients can take advantage of two great services simultaneously.
Elia, in its capacity of officially designated high tension grid operator in Belgium, intends to conclude with one (or several) ARP( s) ( Access Responsible Party ) an agreement for the supply of electrical energy in order to compensate the losses generated by the networks under its operation.
The Oil Pollution Act of 1990 (OPA) set up a system that places the liability--up to specified limits--on the responsible party.
Under the Superfund act, "even after you clean up the site, a potentially responsible party is still liable for damage to wildlife, natural resources and habitat," Mintzer said.
This data includes the responsible party, addresses, phone numbers, and insurance information.
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