Above Board


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Above Board

In business, a slang term meaning honest. For example, an above board deal indicates a transaction with no illegal or unethical undertones.
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They'll have somebody in league security to see if your dealings are above board.
Launius allowed the agency to meet with him anyway, and said he kept things above board by giving the Little Rock agency the same information he gave those at the meeting.
The dressing room has been buzzing with the shenanigans that went on all totally above board may I add It became a bit of a footballers convention, with Dundee, Falkirk, St Mirren, Dundee United and Everton all converging on Glasgow's boozers.
We have proper checks in place to ensure that everything is above board with the Department of Home Affairs and they have proper documentation," she says.
Top government spokesman Yasuo Fukuda said Tuesday that ties between politicians and bureaucrats should be reviewed to ensure they are proper and above board.
ABOVE BOARD gave Dean McKeown a victory on his 42nd birthday when making all in the six-furlong seller.
But Luckman says the selection was "totally legal and above board.
He said: "My tax affairs are, and always have been, entirely above board.
The whole process had been above board, he stated, open-minded, with full opportunity for everyone to make their case, with a free vote, and due concern on the part of Messrs Chretien, Rock and Tobin--"all practising Catholics like myself"--for careful consideration of everyone involved.
Being able to rapidly resolve those issues in an open and above board manner is the real test of a relationship.