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acknowledgment

A declaration by one signing an instrument, usually a deed, mortgage, or will, that their signature was free and voluntary.The declaration must be made before an authorized person,usually a notary public,but may also be designated court officials or others named by statute.

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Extract 9 Our special acknowledgement, sincerely from our heart, goes to Professor G.S.
"In this case, the Quintin Affidavit performed all the necessary functions of a proper acknowledgement. It was annexed to the mortgage by a marginal reference, and it provided a satisfactory acknowledgment that the mortgage was executed by the Pereiras voluntarily.
As a group, the national grocery chains had the lowest rate of customer acknowledgement, but one individual national banner actually had the highest rate of customer acknowledgement (95 percent) of all of the chains - regional and national - visited.
Lu Kung-ming, director of MicroBio, remarks that mutual acknowledgement of certification will be a boon for domestic health-food firms, which can tap China's health-food market directly.
Huge application forms (even for the most menial of positions, I can testify to that) detailing your every movement since you where a stem cell, are posted with anticipation and crossed fingers, only to be filed without acknowledgement. Letters to insurance companies and other institutions are similarly filed, causing me totally disproportionate anger.
(3) The appraisal summary is signed and dated by the donee as an acknowledgement of the donation.
Doyle explained that mid-level donors should still receive some special treatment, but organizations that must preserve their net income should re-evaluate their acknowledgement strategies and determine what level of investment makes sense.
Once again, no response or acknowledgement, with none to date.
"IOSCO's acknowledgement marks a major milestone in strengthening CBB's regulatory, supervisory and enforcement efforts in the kingdom's capital market," added Mr Thamer.
For other vehicles, with a claimed value of higher than $500, which are not actually sold but where a false acknowledgement is issued by the donee charity, the penalty is the higher of (1) the product of the highest current individual tax rate (35%) times the claimed value or (2) $5000.
* An acknowledgement certifying the intended use or material improvement;