assume responsibility

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Finding that I must assume responsibility for these creatures, whether I would or not, I made the best of it and directed them to find quarters on the upper floors, leaving the third floor to me.
Robert Sinuc, vice president of manufacturing, will assume responsibility for all day-to-day management and legal authority for Cyclics' operations in Germany.
Interdonato, formerly senior vice president of American Express Travel Related Services, has been appointed executive vice president-operations, effective May 2, and will assume responsibility for the day-to-day operations in Cheyenne.
Two new functions will be established under the Group Services Department Risk Management and Legal, and a new assurance department which will assume responsibility for all internal quality and standards issues
Also, the company will assume responsibility for the publication of "Journal of Earthquake Engineering" beginning in January.
While maintaining his current role as vice president of customer services, he will assume responsibility as corporate secretary succeeding Yanda.
In another change, Bruce Byrnes, vice chair of the board-P&G Household Care, in addition to his current responsibilities, will assume responsibility for the baby care, family care and pet health and nutrition businesses that previously reported to Mr.
CPAs who sign an attest report or assume responsibility for a financial reporting engagement are required to complete 24 hours of accounting and auditing CPE for each 3-year reporting cycle.
In addition, Bio-Rad will assume responsibility for ongoing patent infringement litigation against MJ Research by Applied Biosystems and Roche Molecular Systems.
Keane will assume responsibility for Nordson's powder, liquid and container equipment businesses.
Questioning the assumption that other hospitals will assume responsibility for uninsured patients, nurse Rudy Mamaril said a man last week was transferred to High Desert after waiting 2 1/2 days in the emergency room for an acute intensive care unit bed at Antelope Valley Hospital.
In her new position, Rivera will assume responsibility for all aspects of Ace INA's commercial retail insurance operations.