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Run

To have legal validity in a prescribed territory; as in, the writ (a court order) runs throughout the county. To have applicability or legal effect during a prescribed period of time; as in, the Statute of Limitations has run against the claim. To follow or accompany; to be attached to another thing in pursuing a prescribed course or direction; as in, the Covenant (a written promise or restriction) runs with the land.

run

(Contend), verb announce a candidacy, aspire to political office, be a candidate, be designated a candidate, become an office seeker, campaign, campaign for office, campaign for public office, canvass, challenge an incumment, compete, run for office, seek election, seek re-eleccion, seek to become a public official, solicit votes, stand for election, strive, vie

run

(Flee), verb abscond, break away, dash, decamp, depart, disengage, escape, fly, hasten, hurry, leave, move swiftly, quit, race, retreat, rush, scamper, take flight

run

(Flow), verb advance, continue, drain out, elapse, extend, flood, go on, pass, proceed, pour, team, surge, trickle
Associated concepts: conditions and deeds running with the land, covenants running with the land, running at large, running of the statute of limitations

run

(Manage), verb carry on, conduct, direct, drive, function, govern, guide, handle, influence, maintain, oversee, perform, regulate, steer, superintend, work
See also: abscond, chain, conduct, demand, exude, flee, function, govern, hierarchy, manage, manipulate, market, moderate, officiate, operate, race, rule
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The Special Committee reviewed broker statements, phone records and other investment documentation to piece together the story of how PL Capital orchestrated trading in Central Bancorp stock by Lawrence Seidman and other allies without making the disclosures required by federal law and in an effort to avoid running afoul of Central Bancorp's Shareholder Rights Plan.
The biggest problem the Lakers have encountered so far is learning to play zone without running afoul of the new defensive three-second rule in the lane.
Wineries have long sought for a one-stop answer to avoid running afoul of Draconian state laws.
Phil Jackson has accepted Isaiah Rider's apology for running afoul of the NBA's drug policy and for getting a five-game suspension.
In a landmark decision today -- in a case brought by Pacific Legal Foundation -- the California Supreme Court ruled that state and local governments seeking public works contracts cannot give minority- and women-owned firms preferential treatment under the guise of "outreach" without running afoul of Proposition 209 -- the California Civil Rights Initiative.
The suit claimed the company violated state unfair competition laws by running afoul of a penal code section against bookmaking, Deputy District Attorney Thomas Papageorge said.
The average bank with $100 million or less in assets cannot make loans larger than $1 million without running afoul of regulations and internal policies which set limits to prevent bank failures.