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self-help

Refers to the ability of a creditor to take steps to gain control of property currently in the possession and control of a debtor.Self-help repossession of personal property is generally allowed if it can be done without breaching the peace.Self-help eviction is generally frowned upon and may expose the landlord to liability in damages to the tenant.The time-honored but illegal practice of removing a tenant's front door in order to “paint”it is a form of self-help eviction.

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com, today announced QuickStart, a program designed to install Banter Self Help, a self-service application, on customer or employee-facing Web sites in less than 15 days.
a leading provider of intelligent natural language analysis technologies, today announced the first stand-alone version of Banter Self Help, Version 1.
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