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A building or room for the temporary detention of prisoners by police.
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Greg Abbott, a Republican, called for the Texas Rangers to investigate alleged misconduct at state-run youth lockups after reports of sexual and physical abuse at the Gainesville facility.
superior offer; asset lockups, which gave the acquirer the right to buy
Earlier this year, Pincus asked a Delaware court to throw out a lawsuit that alleging that he and others had broken their duty to shareholders by waiving lockup agreements for themselves, while continuing to enforce them for the majority of investors.
Brav and Gompers (2003) propose and test three potential explanations for the existence of IPO lockups.
Facebook has already made it through several lockup expiration periods.
Additional lockups expire in mid-December and May 2013.
Facebook's shares have been marking record lows since the first share sale lockup for insiders expired in August amid concern that businesses are spending less to advertise on the world's largest social-networking website.
It's the first in a wave of lockup expirations in the coming months that will quadruple the number of shares that can be traded.
When we had to consolidate operations during the 2002 budget crisis, we combined functions of the Chatsworth and Van Nuys lockups.
95) is a recommended pick for network administrators called upon to hone troubleshooting skills: the methodology and process of network troubleshooting is presented in terms of real-world examples, from basic to advance, covering everything from Windows non-starts and lockups to vanishing servers and email flaws.
A reset pin (/RST) drives the processor-reset input during power faults, power-up and -down, and software lockups.