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sleeping partner

a partner in a business who does not play an active role, esp one who supplies capital
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Silent Partner Technologies received this year's honors in the Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) category for South Metro Fire Rescue Authority, which detailed the inventory management challenges South Metro faced in their warehouse and 17 EMS stations serving the Centennial, Colorado area.
According to Article 49, the silent partner shall not interfere in the management of the company, even by virtue of a power of attorney.
"I was the silent partner and had eventually intended to take a small, parttime role when I retired," he said.
In Stan Schatt's Silent Partner, a tabloid reporter into S&M and his lover of the week are found dead in a motel room, and Detective Frankie Ryan is back on duty just in time to get the case.
Apparently, Jordan has a hitherto unmentioned silent partner who handles all the nitty-gritty, making the bequiffed wee man (as we'd suspected all along) a coattail-riding waste of oxygen.
Goldman Sachs is to function as a silent partner in the deal.
Unfortunately for you, your silent partner was also silent when it came to divvying up his assets to his offspring.
It says: "AS WE REMEMBER 9/11 TEN YEARS LATER, AL QAEDA'S SILENT PARTNER IS COMING TO NEW YORK" with a picture of Ahmadi-nejad making clear who the silent partner is.
The five-times world champion was a silent partner with friend Barry Birch.
anti-Islam Freedom party of Geert Wilders PVV as a silent partner, Dutch media
His character is also the silent partner in the Chez Chez nightclub run by Cheryl Brady.
Sources told the Post that the Abu Dhabi Investment Council would also get part of the skyscraper's Trylons retail space next door and that Tishman Speyer would remain in charge of the building, with the Abu Dhabi fund essentially acting as a silent partner.