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(US) a security measure in which those inside a building such as a prison, school, or hospital are required to remain confined in it for a time.
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At this time, sponsors should also make sure required notices, including those related to blackout periods, are being prepared for both eligible and terminated employees.
Jo Yan, a former Disney distribution executive who now heads Universal in China, points to 2015's less-than-stellar slate of Hollywood summer films, combined with multiple blackout periods and other releasing restrictions over the nine months since "Furious 7." But he said that April to June of this year could be strong again for U.S.
Thick added: "The Grand National being at 4.15 sits in the blackout period so it wouldn't clash with the semi-final if it was televised live.
* Even if the article is published promptly, we will still be left with a six-month semi blackout period immediately after publication, during which new articles will still be expensive or difficult to get by persons not affiliated with large restitutions.
Black said he could make no other comment because of a "blackout period."
``Of the five main countries in Europe, we are the only ones who operate a blackout period.
When ERISA fiduciaries decide to switch from one investment provider and custodian to another, there is typically a period during which participants are not permitted to make changes in their investment selections, known as the blackout period. Once the conversion is in process and the blackout period commences, participants can no longer direct the investments in their accounts.
Fedspeak is in something of a blackout period now ahead of next week's Jackson Hole Symposium, where the topic is "Challenges to Monetary Policy."
The Plan permits the Companys designated broker, CIBC Capital Markets (CIBC), to purchase common shares of the Company (Common Shares) at times when Sierra Metals ordinarily would not be active in the market due to insider trading rules and its own internal trading blackout periods. Purchases will be made by CIBC based upon parameters set out by the Company prior to the commencement of any such blackout period and in accordance with the terms of the Plan.
The purchases will be made by CIBC based upon parameters set out by Sierra prior to the commencement of any such blackout period and in accordance with the terms of the Plan.
The Rule 10b5-1 repurchase plan allows the company to repurchase its shares during periods when it would not be active in the market due to its internal trading blackout period.
Chinese film censors trimmed 20 minutes of the pie, paring back some steamy sex scenes involving Li, as well as delaying the bow to make way for a blackout period to promote local movies.