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ASSIGNOR. One who makes an assignment; one who transfers property to another.
     2. In general the assignor can limit the operation of his assignment, and impose whatever condition he may think proper, but when he makes a general assignment in trust for the use of his creditors, he can impose no condition whatever which will deprive them of any right; 14 Pick. 123; 15 John. 151; 7 Cowen, 735; 5 Cowen, 547 20 John. 442; 2 Pick. 129; nor any condition forbidden by law; as giving preference when the law forbids it.
     3. Ad assignor may legally choose his own trustees. 1 Binn. 514.

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In order for someone who has allegedly been injured (the assignor or applicant) to be a "covered person" person under Ins.
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However, if the equities weighed in favor of an assignee/employer as against an assignor/employee, it was not likely that the equities would favor many assignors.
Part IV addresses the impact of the main provisions dealing with the relationship between the assignor and the assignee.
The Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals used the same logic as Eubank when it ruled that future insurance renewal commissions were taxable to the sales-person-assignor even though the assignor (Hall) transferred the agency contracts (which contained the right to receive the renewal commissions) to his spouse.
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Plaintiff opposed the motion on the grounds that the declaratory judgment action was brought against plaintiff's assignor to have the alleged accident deemed a staged event.
The second section reviews the advantages and disadvantages of the solution retained by the Convention, namely, that the law applicable to priorities shall be that of the location of the assignor.
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7,919,666 B2; Thomas dorzynski, assignors to Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Inc.
7,732,657 B2; John Hammons, John Noel and Raphael Warren, assignors to The Procter & Gamble Company, Cincinnati, OH.
7,678,095 B2; Dane Jackson, Karla Williams, Suzanne Pauley and Jeffrey Brown, assignors to Playtex Products, Inc.