resident agent

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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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The resident agent is generally tasked to receive notices on behalf of a non-resident entity.
In their allocation decision, the government department agents take into consideration the suitability, neighborhood effect, accessibility, and quantity, while the resident agents ignore the neighborhood effect and quantity.
The sessions are encrypted end-to-end using industry, standard SSL-based security with no resident agent making it a suitable solution for customers who have security concerns with remote control.
Joe Lenczyk, resident agent in charge of ATF's Fayetteville office, said the intended victim of the bomb was Ann Fairley, an FTCC student.
As of early last week, no one had been arrested in connection with the carpet store fire, said Mark Curtin, ATF resident agent in charge of the investigation.
The resident agent in charge of Long Island's Secret Service office said the visit was in accordance with "national policy." Nevertheless, the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press saw the incident as an infringement on First Amendment rights.
Resident Agent in Charge Jeff Yllander of Little Rock has been selected as an honorable mention award winner by the National Association of Police Organizations.
Today James Perks, the family's resident agent at the Arbury Estate, said: "The family is still waiting for news from the Foreign Office.
"Blacks are denied resident agent assignments and are concentrated in black urban areas," they said, adding that they also predominate in the bureau's economic opportunity, applicant desk and identification divisions, while whites are centered in operations and criminal investigation divisions.
Gansler, apartner at Buckley Sandler LLP in Washington and the former Maryland attorney general, according to the resident agent for Cash-N-Go.

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