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A reciprocal understanding, contract, or agreement of any sort usually pertaining to the loan, sale, or exchange of property between two parties, one of whom wants to dispose of an item that the other wants to obtain. To work out the terms of an agreement; to negotiate in Good Faith for the purpose of entering into an agreement.

A union engages in Collective Bargaining on proposed contract terms.

West's Encyclopedia of American Law, edition 2. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.


n. 1) a mutual agreement or contract between two parties which is voluntary and involves the exchange of consideration (money, goods, services, or a promise for a promise). 2) a supposed good deal. (See: agreement, contract, consideration)

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GRANT, BARGAIN, AND SELL. - By the laws of the states of Pennsylvania, Delaware, Missouri, and Alabama, it is declared that the words grant, bargain, and sell) shall amount to a covenant that the grantor was seised of an estate in fee, freed from encumbrances done or suffered by him, and for quiet enjoyment as against all his acts. These words do not amount to a general warranty, but merely to a covenant that the grantor has not done any acts nor created any, encumbrance, by which the estate may be defeated. 2 Binn. R. 95 3 Penna. R. 313; 3 Penna., R. 317, note; 1 Rawle, 377; 1 Misso. 576. Vide 2 Caines R. 188; 1 Murph. R. 343; Id. 348; Ark. Rev. Stat, ch. 31, s. 1; 11 S. & R. 109.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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(4.) In these cases, the nonterminating bargainer submits three names of arbitrators, from which the terminating bargainer strikes two names.
But instead of offering further concessions, the bargainer who made the first one may decide that it had the wrong effect and offer no more.
UO human resources administrator Linda King - lead bargainer for at least a dozen years - retired and the UO hired private attorney Jeffery Matthews in her stead.
Better bargainers confer a positive externality upon all consumers, poor as well as skilled bargainers, in that they erode the value to the seller of rejecting the current buyer in favor of continued search: as the mean [Mathematical Expression Omitted] of buyer bargaining ability increases, the seller's monopoly power diminishes and he lowers his reservation price.
Justice (R) Javed Iqbal also said that amount recovered from a plea bargainer is deposited in national kitty and NAB officers do not receive any share of recovered amount.
Brushing aside the impression about leaving the plea bargainer scot free after striking a deal, he said an accused can apply for plea bargain as per clause25: B of NAB Ordinance.
class="font-size--16 MsoNormal'SEASONED BARGAINER' class="font-size--16 MsoNormalThe two love-birds would later tie the knot in April 2016 at an invite-only purple-and-white themed wedding.
A user will be selected as the winner bargainer by user, and a proportion of bandwidth of user is allocated to user.
Whilst drawing the territorial sketch of the fifth province, the premier should make sure that a real architect maps it not a seasoned bargainer Indeed, both groups have campaigned for the creation of a new province in one way or the other.
"As a dealmaker, as a bargainer, he would expect, you would expect, I would expect that the Palestinians would say 'ok, great, so we didn't get that one, now we want something else, and we'll see how it goes'," Bolton added.
In general, the SD population includes two types of users: price takers and bargainers. A price taker purchases service at a posted price, but a bargainer negotiates with BAs to strive for a lower price.
In his latest appeal, filed to the state's high court about two weeks ago, his attorneys argued that Flores should get a new trial because the linchpin of the state's original case was based on the "fundamentally flawed" hypnosis of Black's neighbor Jill Bargainer, who testified as an eyewitness in Flores' trial.