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ADVERTISEMENT. A 'notice' published either in handbills or in a newspaper.
     2. The law in many instances requires parties to advertise in order to give notice of acts which are to be done; in these cases, the advertisement is in general equivalent to notice.
     3. When an advertisement contains the terms of sale, or description of the property to be sold, it will bind the seller; and if there be a material misrepresentation, it may avoid the contract, or at least entitle the purchaser to a compensation and reduction from the agreed, price. Kapp's R. 344; 1 Chit. Pr. 295.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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One seller chooses 'to advertise,' but all other sellers choose 'not to advertise' Let us call this pricing subgame the 'one-ad pricing game.' Without loss of generality, suppose seller 1 chooses to advertise, all of the other sellers choose not to advertise.
"We advertise on shows like these because they are among the most popular and widely watched programs on television, plus [they] reflect the diversity of our nation," says Procter & Gamble spokesman Scott Stewart.
If they did, they would be doing what they advise you to do: spend like crazy on the assumption that the best way to drum up new business is to advertise, advertise, advertise.
But because sales revenue is affected by economic conditions in the industries that advertise, earnings from commissions are likely to be high when these industries are doing well and low when they are not.
Unlike print publications, or general job sites, camps can advertise monthly or annually for staff to a targeted audience (e.g., ACA online job opportunities at,,,, and others).
An adviser can advertise past profitable recommendations if the advertisement meets specific disclosure and legend requirements.
the taxpayer is neither obligated nor expected to perform or provide any services in exchange for the discount." While most resellers are not required to perform any service to earn a trade discount, most vendors "expect" them to advertise their products.
Nevertheless, a firm may still choose to advertise in an effort to expand or defend its market share.
"When I speak to groups, I ask how many advertise and not very many hands go up," Tarbert said.
IDC found that companies are increasingly beginning to view the Internet as a viable means to reach new audiences and advertise more effectively.
CPAs have been free to advertise their services to the public for over 20 years, but local firms have been slow in using advertising to promote and increase the demand for services.