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White Knight

falls off his horse every time it stops. [Br. Lit.: Lewis Carroll Through the Looking-Glass]

White Knight

invents clever objects that never work. [Br. Lit.: Lewis Carroll Through the Looking-Glass]
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The Womersley family Susan, David, Laura and Rachel Womersley and Ben, Michelle and Oscar Dilley present cash to White Knights Terry |Ditchburn and Vic Siswick in memory of Paul Womersley of Birchencliffe 011114EKNIGHTS_01
Delmar Dennis, Province Titan of the White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, stepped through the courtroom and walked to the witness stand.
The average number of days between the hostile bid and the white-knight bid is only 27, which could indicate that white knights bid hastily.
Ultras White Knights member, Amr Hussein, 18, died on Monday after being injured with a bullet to the back during clashes on Thursday between the Ultras group on one side and police forces and the Zamalek club security personnel on the other.
RIDING TO SUCCESS: Members of the White Knights, voluntary medical supplies couriers, from left: Keith Saunders, Terry Dutchburn and trustee Alan Bonami with a 650cc Honda Deauville bought from donated funds (AC130811Cwhte-01) Purchase: www.
These White Knights are providing a service you might need one day.
White Knights has been set up by a team including Paul Stothart, managing director of Holmfirth personal injury firm Claims Today.
The White Knights were set up by West Yorkshire Advanced Motorcyclist members Vic Donaldson, from Batley, and Vic Siswick, of Rastrick.
Although INDOPCO clarified the law as it pertains to target corporations in successful friendly takeovers, issues remain regarding the deductibility of expenses related to failed or abandoned transactions, expenses related to fighting hostile takeovers, expenses related to searching for white knights, expenses related to divisive reorganizations, expenses related to proxy fights, and costs of obtaining financing to redeem shares to prevent a hostile takeover, among others.
Stepping in as White Knights, Trump and his former wife, Ivana, meticulously restored the elegant home with silk wallpapers, fine furniture and objects d'art.
HOSTILE TAKEOVERS, WHITE KNIGHTS AND RELATED EXPENSES