Binding Authority


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Binding Authority

A precedent decided by a higher court. Lower courts are required to follow binding authority when deciding similar cases. For example, precedents decided by the U.S. Supreme Court are binding authority on all American courts.
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Binding Authority Lines: Personal & Commercial Property, Liability & Umbrella; Commercial Auto & Garage.
Surprisingly for a Gentile Christian, he sometimes grants the Bible binding authority for specific behavior.
Then on the other side," continued Appleby, "the Vatican has been reluctant in the past to really give binding authority even on such matters that don't deal with doctrine or dogma, as this does not.
While we agree with Anastasoff that the principle of precedent was well established in the common law courts by the time Article III of the Constitution was written, we do not agree that it was known and applied in the strict sense in which we apply binding authority today.
On the binding authority of this "law," all parties, even James I, were in agreement.
Some 80 leaders of nonstate enterprises have been invited to participate in the ongoing Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, which has no binding authority but meets during the annual session of the NPC.
While PLRs are specific to the cases discussed and do not have general binding authority, they are an indication of current IRS thinking.
Although there are mechanisms to address problems within the voluntary standards process, there is no final, binding authority such as the federal courts.
tax book value," while not binding authority, still may be referred to with confidence.
Additionally, the strength of their binding authority capabilities is second to none and a natural fit for us, as we look forward to growing that segment of our business.
Dan also managed the Binding Authority and Wholesale Broking department at the NY branch.
Watkins: We have over 1,200 coverholders, those are MGAs with binding authority with Lloyds throughout the country.