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grant

1. a sum of money provided by a government, local authority, or public fund to finance educational study, overseas aid, building repairs, etc.
2. a transfer of property by deed or other written instrument; conveyance
3. US a territorial unit in Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont, originally granted to an individual or organization

Grant

1. Cary, real name Alexander Archibald Leach. 1904--86, US film actor, born in England. His many films include Bringing up Baby (1938), The Philadelphia Story (1940), Arsenic and Old Lace (1944), and Mr Blandings Builds his Dream House (1948)
2. Duncan (James Corrowr). 1885--1978, British painter and designer
3. Ulysses S(impson), real name Hiram Ulysses Grant. 1822--85, 18th president of the US (1869--77); commander in chief of Union forces in the American Civil War (1864--65)
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The favorable tax treatment associated with ISOs will generally not be obtained unless the individual exercising the ISO is an employee of the corporation granting the option or of its parent or subsidiary corporation at all times during the period between the time the option is granted and the day that is three months before the option is exercised.
Delays in Completing Granting Actions and Paperwork after August 12, 2003
Administrators interested in submitting a proposal for a project that lies somewhat outside of the granting organization's program plan should submit an 8-10 page concept paper before completing a formal application.
This press release contains forward-looking statements regarding the Company's voluntary review of its historical stock option granting practices, including the Company's current estimate of the accounting adjustments expected to result from the findings of the Special Committee.
The Audit Committee examined over 200 stock option granting actions from the time of Rambus' initial public offering through the commencement of the investigation in late May 2006.