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Inure

To result; to take effect; to be of use, benefit, or advantage to an individual.

For example, when a will makes the provision that all Personal Property is to inure to the benefit of a certain individual, such an individual is given the right to receive all the personal property owned by the testator upon his or her death.

inure

v. result in. Commonly used in legal terminology in the phrase: "to inure to the benefit of Janet Jones."

inure

(Accustom), verb acclimate, acclimatize, acquaint, adjust, adsuefacere, condition, domesticate, familiarize, get used to, habituate, harden, make routine, naturalize, sanctify by custom, season, toughen

inure

(Benefit), verb accumulate, advance, advantage, aid, assist, avail, be of use, be profitable, bolster, contribute, enhance, enrich, forward, furnish aid, further, gain, help, improve, pay, profit, promote, render useful, serve, supply aid, turn to account, upgrade, yield gain, yield profit
See also: accrue, arise, naturalize

inure

to come into operation or take effect.

TO INURE. To take effect; as, the pardon inures.

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Similarly, net earnings may inure to the benefit of an individual in ways other than through the distribution of dividends.
Defendants' scheme included rendering false and misleading statements and/or omissions concerning the financial condition, accounting methodologies and business prospects of the Company, as well as the financial benefits that would inure to Brightpoint and its shareholders.
ATI believes that this realignment of their relationship will inure to the financial benefit of both ATI and Nurescell.
The right to subscribe for debentures shall inure to the wholly owned subsidiary Telelogic Options AB, which shall detach and transfer the warrants without consideration to current and future employees of the Swedish group-companies, whereby senior managers and key employees of the group each may be granted not more than 100,000 warrants and residual employees not more than 25,000 warrants each.
Polymedco's highly regarded sales force and quality customer service will inure to the benefits of the Opus products in the U.
Their beliefs about Jews inures them to the natural sympathies that might have otherwise prevented such behaviour.
Rather, such right inures to the individual owners of the property," Nastaki wrote.
Apparently, sustained perceptual exposure to pornography inures subjects to the violent component in overtly violent sexual material, while increasing the arousal value of such material.
In addition, an increase in the value of a policy's investments inures to the employee without tax consequence.
The payment of income tax by the transferor does not constitute a taxable gift, even though the economic value inures to the transferee's benefit.