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Endorse

Transferring asset ownership by signing the back of the asset's certificate.

Endorsement

1. The payee's signature on the back of a check indicating that the payee has received the check. Banks require that payees endorse checks before they may be cashed or deposited.

2. An amendment to a document, especially an insurance policy. Informally, they are called riders.

endorse

To sign a negotiable instrument in order to transfer it to another party. For example, investors holding securities must endorse the certificates before delivery to the broker.
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Discover Network and PULSE are pleased that the Independent Bankers Association of Texas responded to the value proposition offered by Discover Debit and chose to endorse the program," said David Schneider, President of PULSE.
The Daily News endorses Hof, a project engineer with Litton who is running in tandem with Schultz.
In LAUSD school board races, CCA elected to endorse three incumbents in critical races, including Caprice Young, Genethia Hundley-Hayes, and David Tokofsky.
District 25: In the 25th District, covering the north San Fernando Valley, Santa Clarita Valley and Antelope Valley, which is solidly Republican, the Daily News endorses incumbent Rep.
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We endorse James Dodd to replace the county assessor, Glenn Gray, who is retiring.
FleetBoston Financial today announced that it is the first bank in the world to endorse the Coalition for Environmentally Responsible Economies (CERES) Principles and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Statement by Financial Institutions, considered two of the leading organizations focused on responsible environmental management.
Riordan also endorses Lorri Jean, executive director of the Los Angeles Gay and Lesbian Service Center, and San Pedro homeowner leader Jerry Gaines.
They have unfairly tipped the balance in favor of (two) candidates and completely circumvented Proposition 208,'' said Godinez, who endorses two other candidates - Silverio Robledo and Juana Mojica.
The American Association of Retired Persons announced recently that it plans to endorse health maintenance organizations (HMOs) that meet its standards for quality health care, cost and member satisfaction.
With all the testing results and the feedback from the users, I do endorse the TORNADO