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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (law) the party to whom something is named (e.g., someone to whom a right or property is legally transferred).

Usage examples (37)
  • Plus short-term assignees are often not given sufficient cross-cultural training.
  • The 2009 measure also includes stronger language on so-called assignee liability.
  • The bill would extend some liability to certain parts of the secondary market, an issue known as assignee liability.
  • But the Court of Appeals said the date of assignment is irrelevant in determining if the assignee is a bona fide purchaser. for more
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