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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - Deliberately or knowingly.

Usage examples (36)
  • Missing the little element called scienter, or in lay terms, the requisite intent.
  • The agency alleged that Cuban acted with "scienter," a legal term indicating knowledge of wrongdoing.
  • The "scienter" requirement, necessary to sustain allegations against the auditors in a securities claim under Section 10b, is notoriously difficult to meet.
  • "scienter" in a securities fraud action against an accountant. for more
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