Federal Charter

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Federal Charter

A document placing a bank under federal regulation. A federal charter is required in order to operate in more than one state.
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The researchers encoded Switzerland's Federal Charter of 1291 and The Methods of Mechanical Theorems by Archimedes in the DNA.
The Federal Charter of 1291 [the original alliance of the first three Swiss cantons - Ed) does not recognise the preponderance of foreign courts.

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