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Resident Agent

A person who is licensed to sell insurance in the state in which he/she lives. Because most insurance is regulated at the state level, state agents are registered on a state-by-state basis.
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resident agent

A name given in some states to the person authorized by law to accept service of process (lawsuits,for example) for a corporation or other artificial person.There are many commercial services that will provide this service for companies.Also called “registered agent for service.”
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Summary: WPS is an electronic salary transfer process that allows companies to pay their employees via registered agents.
Immigration Department Foreign Workers Division director Datuk Khairul Khar Yahya said only registered agents should liaise with the department on the recruitment of foreign workers.
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As of 2016, the offshore financial sector includes five offshore banks, four offshore insurance companies, 16 registered agents, 39 mutual fund managers and administrators handling 92 mutual funds, and two casinos.
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In any event, the key issue for both the principal entity that is supplying goods into the UAE and for the registered agent is that, in our opinion, the registered agent will continue to be recognised as the registered agent for those products under UAE law and, in particular, will continue to benefit from the protections afforded to registered agents under the Agency Law.
Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) probably ended the second open enrollment period with 77,600 registered agents.
The bill also includes agent licensing reform, with the National Association of Registered Agents and Brokers (NARAB II) legislation that establishes a permanent NARAB.
The FIO report endorsed the need for Congress to enact the National Association of Registered Agents and Brokers (NARAB II) legislation.
Under the system, employers have to choose one of the financial service providers (registered agents) such as banks, money exchange centers or any other service providers registered and approved by the CBO for disbursement of salary.
He expects the number of registered agents, currently standing at 121 nationwide, to increase by January.

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