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section (federal code)

A particularly numbered subpart of some federal law.The text of any federal law may be found by going to the Office of the Law Revision Counsel at uscode.house.gov and clicking on “Search the U.S. Code.” Laws written as, for example,“26 U.S.C. Section 121,”“26 U.S.C. §121,”or sometimes “U.S.C.A.”or “U.S.C.S.”consist of a “title”(26 in the example) and a “section”(121 in the example).Entering the appropriate title and section will bring up the text of the law. See also U.S.C.


section (of land)

A section is a specific area of land measuring 1 square mile. See public land survey system.

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The rhetorical impact of the trial section is both problematic and paradoxical.
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Alan and his team bring expertise in the technology sector, first-chair trial experience, and a reputation as fierce competitors in patent litigation matters," said Glenn Ballard, head of Bracewell's trial section.
Jim Cage will remain Trial Section Chair, and William F.
Gordon is a partner at Gardere and is a member of the firm's Trial Section and Antitrust Group.
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Users then cut and paste the video link with their language preference onto the trial section of the web page and their request is automatically processed.
com)-- Denver law firm, Moye White LLP, announced today that Partner Jim Cage has been appointed Chair of the firm's Trial Section.