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articles of association

regulations governing the mode of conduct of business of an incorporated company and its internal organization.

They constitute, together with the memorandum of association, the contract between company members and the company. In the case of a company limited by shares, Table A of the Companies Act 1985 may be taken as the company's articles if not otherwise expressly provided.

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Continental associations were asked to monitor athletes' performances across the international federations' World Championships, World Cups and Grand Prix events which took place this year, and submit a shortlist to the jury.
And Japan has held seven of the competitions since it came under FIFA's umbrella in 2005 and expanded to include each of the champions from the continental associations.
Criminal investigations in the United States and Switzerland have resulted in the indictment of dozens of footballofficials and other entities for corruption, many of them serving or former presidents of national or continental associations.
The OCA, a sporting body which controls all sports in Asia is one of five continental associations recognized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
The Olympic Charter for " Presidents and persons holding an executive post or senior leadership position within NOCs, world or continental associations of NOCs, IFs or associations of IFs or other organisations recognised by the IOC" says: " Any IOC member as defined in rule 16.