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pursuant to

In accordance with. This phrase is commonly used in legal documents and proceedings. The defendant was expected to pay my client monthly, pursuant to the lease he signed.
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In January 2005, the IRS further expanded the meaning of a statutory merger or consolidation by issuing proposed regulations eliminating the necessity for a transaction to be effected pursuant to domestic laws.
WHEREAS: The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) has been established pursuant to the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (the Act), and
There do not appear to be any disadvantages if a client titles the asset pursuant to the new statute.
3) providing financial and investment advisory services pursuant to section 225.
The presumption can be rebutted where "it is established" that a distribution and a subsequent transaction "are not pursuant to a plan or series of related transactions.
Perelman, will, as previously announced, purchase in a private placement directly from Revlon a total of 57,390,623 shares of Revlon's Class A common stock, pursuant to a previously-disclosed Stock Purchase Agreement between Revlon and MacAndrews & Forbes.
Pursuant to the property settlement incorporated into their divorce judgment, A transferred to B (1) one third of the nonstatutory stock options; (2) the right to receive deferred compensation payments under the account balance plan based on 75% of A's account balance under the plan; and (3) the right to receive a single-sum payment of $25 under the other deferred compensation plan on A's termination of employment.
The holder of an ISO does not include any amount in income upon the receipt of shares pursuant to the exercise of the option, and the employer corporation is not allowed any deduction upon the transfer of the shares.
Pursuant to the tender offer, the company will first purchase shares of preferred stock from all holders of "odd lots" of less than 100 shares who properly tendered all of their shares before the expiration date.
We agree with the government: While it is true that the reason for the 1987 settlement agreements was to resolve L's legal obligations to pay pension benefits, and while it is true that L's original pension obligations stemmed from agreements or other undertakings that pre-dated the 1983 cut-off date, the payments at issue were made pursuant to the 1987 agreements, not pursuant to the earlier pension plans, all of which were terminated and no longer paid benefits to any beneficiaries.
Pursuant to the rights offering, Revlon will distribute, at no charge, one transferable subscription right for each share of Class A common stock and Class B common stock held by each stockholder of record as of 5:00 p.
Pursuant to a domestic-relations order, the husband transferred one-half of his options to his ex-wife.
The supplemental indentures will not become operative unless and until Notes are accepted for purchase by JLG pursuant to the tender offers.
Pursuant to Section 218 of the Social Security Act of 1950, New Mexico state employees are covered by the Social Security, system.
The purpose of the reduction of the share capital is repayment to the shareholders and, to the extent that the reduction of the share capital is made by redemption of shares held by the Company, for transfer to a fund to be used pursuant to a resolution adopted by the general meeting.