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award

Law
a. the decision of an arbitrator
b. a grant made by a court of law, esp of damages in a civil action

award

A communication from an owner accepting a bid or negotiated proposal. An award creates legal obligations between the parties.
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She is credited with leading her local to three annual Dental Assistants Recognition Week awards.
org Deadline: 10/02/06 Number awarded: The number NFAA ARTS awards varies each year.
Throughout this section you'll find comments from our judges on what made some of this year's award winners "the best of the best.
The award is presented to a supplier for outstanding contributions to the pulp and paper industry and/or the community.
The awards are open to any individual, group, firm or government agency.
McDonald received the Cliff Henderson Award from the National Aeronautic Association.
Questions may be addressed to Lisa Hughes, SAF/AQXD, POC for these awards, at DSN 425-7133 or commercial 703-588-7133.
A seven-member awards jury picked this year's winners from more than 200 nominations during the ALA's midwinter conference in San Diego, in January.
In the first case, the Utah Supreme Court found that State Farm "repeatedly and deliberately deceived and cheated its customers" and upheld a punitive-damages award that was 145 times the amount of compensatory damages.
The Banbury Award consists of $3,000, a plaque and $500 for travel expenses incurred to attend the awards ceremony.
Dimock Award is given to "one who contributes to camping through related fields such as outdoor education, conservation, recreation, medicine, education, architecture, or the social sciences.
And what better ad for Hollywood than an awards show with the stars promoting their films (not to mention the celebs from whatever network promoting their series).