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Administration

1. The implementation and management of a policy. A company's senior officers (such as the board of directors) set the policies and its managers (and sometimes the officers themselves) are responsible for administration.

2. In an estate, the management of the assets of a decedent until they are discharged to his/her heirs.

administration

see MANAGEMENT.
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Israel's use of administrative detention blatantly violates the restrictions of international law.
Palestinian detainees have continuously resorted to open-ended hunger strikes as a way to protest their illegal administrative detention and to demand an end to this policy, which violates international law.
The administrative contract is another way, legal instrument, through which, together with the administrative act, some authorities, bodies, institutions of the public administration system carries out their duties, in implementing the law.
Administrative Law stands apart from many similar publications in the editors' reliance upon secondary source materials for the entirety of the text.
All information relative to the audit that may have been prepared by consultants, independent or otherwise, and any other specialists assigned to the case which are not included in the Administrative File.
In a separate and companion opinion, however, the California Supreme Court held in County of San Diego that an insuring provision of a"manuscript form" excess policy did not extend coverage to costs and expenses associated with responding to administrative orders outside the context of a government-initiated lawsuit.
There has been no published literature that directly addresses the issue of the administrative placement of SI programs.
The data suggest that a physician wanting a career in a full-time administrative role may find better opportunities in larger hospitals.
The court then had to decide whether to limit its inquiry to the administrative record as the IRS argued or allow additional evidence (alternate proof he had mailed his 1998 return) as the taxpayer requested.
With 13 years' experience providing administrative support for both small businesses and large corporations, she has secured a handful of mostly small business owners in the Thunder Bay area through her networking contacts and word of mouth.
Principal investigators on such awards are invited to submit a request for an administrative supplement to the awarding component of the parent grant to support an eligible candidate interested in reestablishing a research career.
To better utilize administrative support, here are five types of shortsightedness and ways to overcome them.

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