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To have the exclusive right to use and abuse property within the limits of the law. For example, if one owns land, the owner may use it to build a house, start a farm or dump toxic waste, subject to zoning, environmental and other applicable laws. The ability of an individual to own something is the foundation of the free market system.
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Here, FP is treated as owning 100% of J1's stock, under Sec.
person that holds an option to acquire foreign company stock is treated as owning the stock subject to the option for purposes of determining' whether the option holder is a U.
SMBs owning or planning Linux desktops or servers have twice the number of employees as those not owning or planning Linux in the next 12 months.
Almost 46 percent say that having the chance to "do what they want to do" is the biggest benefit to owning your own business.
Owning 80% of the voting power or value of each class of stock is not necessary.
In addition to owning Greyhawk Gas Storage Company, LLC, Falcon is the largest privately-owned natural gas storage provider in Texas with more than 20 Bcf of working gas storage capacity and in excess of 500,000 MMBtu/d of peak-day deliverability capability serving the Dallas/Ft.
The City also plans to hold educational sessions on a city-by-city basis that will educate cities on the necessity of owning their own network.
Under the constructive ownership rules, Martina is treated as owning an additional 50% of Land Racket - the 37.