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expiration

noun cessation, close, closing, closure, completion, conclusion, consummation, death, discontinuation, dissolution, dying, end, ending, exspiratio, finish, limit, period, retirement, running out, stop, stoppage, term, termination
Associated concepts: expiration of a charter, expiration of a contract, expiration of a franchise, expiration of a grant, exxiration of a lease, expiration of a license, expiration of a patent, expiration of a period of redemption, expiration of a sentence, expiration of a term of office, expiration of a trademark, expiration of an insurance policy, expiration of an option to buy, expiration of credit
See also: cessation, close, conclusion, death, defeasance, demise, dissolution, end, extremity, finality, termination

EXPIRATION. Cessation; end. As, the expiration of, a lease, of a contract, or statute.
     2. In general, the expiration of a contract puts an end to all the engagements of the parties, except to those which arise from the non- fulfillment of obligations created during its existence. For example, the expiration of a partnership so dissolves it, that the parties cannot in general create any new liability, but it still subsists, to enable the parties to fulfill engagements in which the partners have engaged, or to compel others to perform their obligations towards them. See Dissolution; Contracts.
     3. When a statute is limited as to time, it expires by mere lapse of time, and then it has no force whatever; and, if such a statute repealed or supplied a former statute, the first statute is, i so facto, revived by the expiration of the repealing statute; 6 Whart. 294; 1 Bland, R. 664 unless it appear that such was not the intention of the legislature. 3 East, 212 Bac. Ab. Statute, D.

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Assuming consummation of the Merger, the Company intends to redeem any Notes that remain outstanding after the Expiration Date or the termination of a tender offer.
Federal banking regulators have recently ordered national banks to provide greater disclosures to consumers, putting the expiration date on the front of cards, disclosing the amount of any monthly maintenance or inactivity fees, and providing a phone number or Web address where consumers can get detailed information.
00 for each $1,000 principal amount of Notes for which consents to the proposed amendments are delivered on or prior to the Consent Expiration Date (the "Consent Payment").
New York City time, on May 19, 2006 (unless EME extends the tender offer and consent solicitation for any period longer than ten business days from the previously scheduled Expiration Date, in which case a new price determination date will be established).
Holders who validly tender their Notes by the Consent Expiration Date will be eligible to receive the total consideration.
C) today announced that the expiration date for the offer to purchase from eligible optionees outstanding stock options to purchase shares of IDT Class B common stock for $2.
CenterPoint Properties Trust announced today that it has increased the Total Consideration payable to holders who tender their Notes and extended the Expiration Date for the previously announced Tender Offers and the Consent Date for the previously announced Consent Solicitations relating to its outstanding $450 million of senior unsecured notes (the "Notes").
CenterPoint Properties Trust announced today that it has extended the Consent Date for the previously announced Consent Solicitations relating to the indentures governing its outstanding $450 million of senior unsecured notes (the "Notes") and extended the Expiration Date for the previously announced Tender Offers relating to the Notes.