contingent event

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Elections in Ireland, till of late, were regulated entirely by the discretion of the crown, and were seldom repeated, except on the accession of a new prince, or some other contingent event.
The net income in the second quarter 2012 was primarily the result of the first contingent event payment from Bayer.
Escrow is a very special service in which delivery of a deed by a grantor (seller) to a third party (escrow officer) for delivery to the grantee (buyer) upon the happening of a contingent event.
Jesus' gave up all control of his own history, his own future, and precisely in so doing filed history to its fullest extent, and fixed his history as the most particular and contingent event.
The latter is filed to protect the taxpayer's right to a potential refund based on a contingent event.
FASB has issued new guidance addressing the classification of options and similar instruments issued as employee compensation that allow for cash settlement upon the occurrence of a contingent event, amending paragraphs 32 and A229 of FASB Statement No.
04-8, The Effect of Contingently Convertible Debt on Diluted Earnings Per Share, that the effect of contingently convertible debt ("Co-Cos") should be treated from issuance date as part of diluted EPS, without regard to the "trigger" being reached on the contingent event.
Six elements can be extracted from these statutory definitions: (1) a contract between two parties which runs for a specified term of "cover," (2) one party (the "insurer") promising to pay a sum of money or provide a corresponding benefit to the other (the "insured"), should a specified or ascertainable future contingent event occur during the term of cover; (31) payment of premium by the insured; (4) uncertainty as to the occurrence or the timing of the specified future contingent event; (5) the insured must have an interest in the subject of the contract of insurance; and (6) the insured must suffer a loss of a pecuniary nature in relation to his insurable interest.
A liability should be recognized for equity contributions that are contingent on a future event when that contingent event becomes probable.
The GCM concluded that retirement-type shutdown benefits become accrued benefits when the contingent event triggering the benefit occurs.
00-27, "Application of Issue 98-5 to Certain Convertible Instruments", and EITF 98-5, "Accounting for Convertible Securities with Beneficial Conversion Features or Contingently Adjustable Conversion Ratios", require that if the terms of a contingent conversion option do no allow an issuer to compute the number of shares that a holder would receive if the contingent event occurs and the conversion price is adjusted, an issuer should wait until the contingent event occurs and then compute the resulting number of shares that would be received pursuant to the new conversion price.
The most significant of these risks and uncertainties are described in our Form 10-K, Form 10-Q and Form 8-K reports (including all amendments to those reports) and include business and economic conditions and trends in the telecommunications industry affecting our customers, expected benefits and synergies of acquisitions, the future impact of any acquisitions or dispositions, the anticipated outcome of other contingent events, including litigation, liquidity and other financial needs, the availability of financing, and the other risks and uncertainties detailed from time to time in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.