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jurisdiction

Power. The concept that a court or government authority may exercise control over a person or property because of the location of the property,the activities of a person within a geographic area,or a person's request for assistance from that authority,thereby voluntarily subjecting themselves to jurisdiction.

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Over 170 venues participated in the event that aims to recognise the people that run independent venues across the UK, their contribution to music, and encourage gig-goers to get out there and support local venues.
Venue 4, Normandy Bar: P Haistings, B Imrie, M Smith, J McCubbin, C Bingham, A Smith, T Paul, J McQuat.
Newport, which was renowned for its live music venues and vibrant night-time economy, has seen a number of venues close in recent years and it's feared there are more potential threats on the horizon.
For example if the performer includes any action, word or material in the performance that is, for example, lewd in nature or refers to drugs or drunkenness then the venue might have a contractual right to retain a percentage of the fee.
Voted by The Guardian as the best venue in Liverpool, The Magnet resides in The Hope Street Quarter - which must be one of the most vibrant and up and coming areas of Liverpool.
The site is expecting the business leads forwarded to Chennai venues to reach at Rs 1cr/week within a months time.
Under the terms of the agreement, Live Nation will develop and implement all relevant policies and procedures for operating the venue, in line with the Live Nation Entertainment group's global standard practices for venue operation.
The venue is asking anyone who has bought tickets from anywhere other than Venue Cymru or the Mumford and Sons fan club to contact them.
It's also crucial to consider the size and style of your venue before signing on the dotted line.
The Missouri General Assembly responded to the state's venue difficulties by enacting the Tort Reform Act in 2005.
Finally, negotiate with hotel or venue groups for a series of training events--a commitment to repeat business will usually help negotiation.
28 Step-parent adoption One-day workshop Venue London