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consideration,

in law: see contractcontract,
in law, a promise, enforceable by law, to perform or to refrain from performing some specified act. In a general sense, all civil obligations fall under tort or contract law.
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consideration

In a building contract, the compensation that shall be paid by one party to another party in return for products and/or services rendered.

consideration

Law the promise, object, etc., given by one party to persuade another to enter into a contract
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The court: "This is not a pardon, rather a decision based on specific legal considerations.
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In other words, they are aware of popular culture and popular views and may take those into account in their decisions, along with legal considerations and their judicial philosophy.
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This book provides in-depth coverage of the legal considerations and issues of protecting sensitive information, human capital, and corporate assets.
Not only did philosophers modify their positions, magistrates and justices also began to find new ways to justify repression that emphasized legal considerations over religious interpretations.
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Data warehousing, legal considerations and government regulations require longterm data retention.
More importantly, I believe the many chapters describing the operational aspects of epidemiologic field investigations--including the legal considerations, special problems in health-care settings, current public health laws, and laboratory support--provide insights into both the methods and investigational steps for many of the diseases that eventually result in publication in journals like Emerging Infectious Diseases.
Advanced/specialized classes for experienced CNT members and CNT leaders should include further training and practice in risk assessment, legal considerations in hostage-barricade incidents, procedures for handling a protracted/major incident, effects of alcohol and other drugs, kidnap/extortion negotiations, role of the media in crisis negotiations, and use of third-party intermediaries" and mental health professionals.