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To place a document in the public records. All such documents are time and date stamped when received;this is important because the priority of deeds and of liens is usually on a race-to-thecourthouse,first-to-file basis.In many states,if a judgment is recorded against a seller only minutes before a deed to the buyer is recorded, then the buyer's new property is subject to the lien, which must be paid or the judgment creditor may execute and take the property and sell it for satisfaction of the debt.

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The latter has a funny pop at Prime Minister David Cameron as Fili sings: "David and Samantha are coming out to play, we jump in the Volvo and then we're away, we look like something out the Boden catalogue."
The New South Wales State Supreme Court Justice who heard the case decided Fili was not guilty due to mental illness.
When Mapusua intercepted Biggar's intended pass to James to race 70 metres for a try converted by Fili, it set up a tense final 15 minutes but Samoa lacked enough composure to go for the jugular and Gatland's men escaped the ignominy of defeat.
The visitors worked their way back into kicking range to allow Fili two penalty opportunities in quick succession, the second of which he landed and Wales trooped off at half-time five points in front.
Senza Fili Consulting, a company which develops wireless data strategies, said the new Pico Base Station will fill the need for indoor coverage, in a flexible, cost effective way, at a time when indoor and high-capacity coverage are priority issues for operators.
This explosive hip-hop piece has a mix of music by Eminem, Fort Minor and Fili Stylz, assembled by Carl DeBaldo.
Caption(s): Rested Development: The bedding is from high-end Northern Italian manufacturer Fili D'oro.
Conductor Martin Pearlman's idea of "authentic" speeds gives us an account of the spectacular "Domine Fili unigenite" chorus which is grotesquely brisk and uncommunicative, the chorus' valiant attempts to keep up going for nothing, the wonderful orchestral suspensions skated through.
With $432.1 million in capital and surplus for the first nine months of 2003, FILI was the 83rd-largest life insurance company in the United States, according to A.M.
A late consolation try from Fa'Atonu Fili enabled Samoa to clinch their place in the last eight on points difference, after the Cook Islands outlasted Kenya 14-12 courtesy of two well-worked, first-half tries.
The lessor in the transaction is the Ponte family, also major landowners downtown who are best known for their landmark Fili Ponte Restaurant on Desbrosses Street.