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Award

To give a contract to a person or company, especially after competitive bidding from multiple persons or companies. That is, a company awards a contract when it decides to do business with somebody.
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purposes included "all costs properly awardable under the relevant
The subject is a negative one, so it is not likely to be covered in the "flashy" advertising materials, but contained in the documentation of one financial intermediary, for example, is the statement that "the Bank may take legal action (including collection action) against you and you agree to pay all collection costs whether or not awardable as court costs (including the cost of Bank staff) and reasonable attorney's fees (including those of salaried Bank employees).
The political climate is very different from 2001, when the last general election was held but, with the voting public fully aware of every black mark awardable to Tony Blair's government - every disappointment, deception and bad decision - a recent MORI poll still found that, if a general election were held now, Labour would win comfortably.
Proposals with an unacceptable rating are not awardable.
there would be one underlying concept--a civil wrong; one monetary remedy--call it 'damages'; three measures of damages (compensatory, limited by unifying rules of remoteness, causation, contributory negligence and the duty to mitigate; punitive; and restitutionary); awardable with interest including, where full relief demands it, compound, rather than merely simple, interest; available for anticipated as well as accrued wrongs; and subject to a unified range of defences.
In 1998, the Alberta government attempted to pass Bill 25, the Institutional Confinement and Sexual Sterilization Compensation Act, designed to cap the compensation awardable to complainants who were suing the Alberta government for wrongful confinement and sterilization.
224 (1995) (noting that compound interest is awardable as part of damage awards in some suits before international tribunals, specifically in cases of expropriation).
In Marek, the Supreme Court made it clear that the term "costs" in a Rule 68 offer includes attorneys' fees awardable under 42 U.
In addition to other certified questions, the court had been requested to address whether the elements of economic damages awardable in statutorily created voluntary binding arbitration of a medical malpractice wrongful death claim are controlled by the provisions establishing the arbitration process set forth in the medical malpractice act or by the provisions controlling the elements of damages set forth in the Wrongful Death Act.
Trident's offer of judgment exceeded the final judgment in this case, therefore Trident was entitled to "costs" which Rule 68 defines as all costs properly awardable under the relevant substantive statute, in this case the CAA The court, in determining the plain meaning of the CAA, found that Congress did not intend to award attorneys' fees unless the action was unreasonable.
Liquidated damages would be awardable under the same rationale.
132) Finally, when a "good samaritan" was injured or killed, compensation of up to $5000 was awardable "for any loss of property .