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Transferring asset ownership by signing the back of the asset's certificate.


1. The payee's signature on the back of a check indicating that the payee has received the check. Banks require that payees endorse checks before they may be cashed or deposited.

2. An amendment to a document, especially an insurance policy. Informally, they are called riders.


To sign a negotiable instrument in order to transfer it to another party. For example, investors holding securities must endorse the certificates before delivery to the broker.
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Driving without correct licence, without MOT, failing to produce documents, and failing to comply with a non endorsable traffic sign.
It is two years to the day since chatting or texting while driving became an endorsable offence.
Using a hand-held mobile phone while driving became an endorsable offence on February 27, carrying a fine of pounds 60 and three penalty points.
The Bill will also ensure that foreign drivers cannot escape punishment in Britain through new powers to issue fixed penalty notices for endorsable offences and to take deposits from offenders who cannot provide a verifiable address.
They include an increase of the fixed penalty fine to pounds 60 and to make the offence an endorsable one with three penalty points being awarded to a licence in the case of a breach of the regulation.
All tickets issued are strictly non-changeable, non-transferable, non- endorsable, non-reroutable, non-upgradeable and non-refundable.
Above these speeds they could face an endorsable PS60 fixed penalty notice or, depending on the scale of offence, be reported for summons.
As the speeding offence is endorsable with penalty points and you did not have your licence on you when you were stopped, your licence must be produced for the police.
Aseatbelt offence currently carries a minimum penalty of pounds 60 fixed penalty fine with no endorsable penalty points.
Two years to the day since it became an endorsable offence, we can reveal nearly 10 people-a-day are still being caught chatting or texting while driving.
Parking on or within the zig-zag markings is an endorsable offence which carries three points on your licence.
In the six months since February 27, when the fine doubled from pounds 30 and the offence became endorsable, 1,027 drivers have been issued with FPNs.