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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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132) Finally, when a "good samaritan" was injured or killed, compensation of up to $5000 was awardable "for any loss of property .
The Court of Appeal also held that no punitive damages were awardable and reduced the amount of court costs for which SSI is responsible.
The RoSPA prize is awardable to organizations from all over the world which prove to be environmental conservationist.
On the first point, the court found that all the claims arose from the purchase and sale agreements, whether framed in contract, tort, or statute, and were "inextricably intertwined" with the contract, so that fees were awardable for all claims.
PAINT SHOP: Fifty percent of the contracts awarded by Walbridge have gone to local companies, comprising about 50 percent of the awardable content value to date.
By way of example, and for purposes of illustration only, an applicant will not earn points for appearing before an educational institution in an executive session to discuss pending litigation for which points are awarded under subdivision (c)(1)(C), nor will an applicant receive points when such appearance is in connection with a disciplinary hearing for which points are awardable under subdivision (c)(3)(A).
Instead, the court instructed the jury that a plaintiff "who demonstrated a reasonable fear of cancer related to proven physical injury from asbestos was entitled to compensation for that fear as a part of the damages awardable for pain and suffering.