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Procure

To cause something to happen; to find and obtain something or someone.

Procure refers to commencing a proceeding; bringing about a result; persuading, inducing, or causing a person to do a particular act; obtaining possession or control over an item; or making a person available for sexual intercourse.

procure

verb accomplish, accumulate, achieve, appropriate, attain, bag, bring, buy, capture, cause, come by, commandeer, comparare, dig up, earn, effect, fetch, find, force from, gain, gather, get, glean, help oneself to, hire, lay hands on, make a purchase, obtain, pick up, provide, purchase, realize, reap, receive, secure, seize, take, take possession of
See also: acquire, attain, buy, coax, collect, contrive, derive, educe, engage, evoke, gain, glean, hire, lobby, obtain, occupy, pander, purchase, raise, realize, reap, receive, recover, secure
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Marc Kaufman's practice includes counseling clients on all aspects of intellectual property rights and strategies, and procuring and enforcing patent rights, trademark rights, and copyrights in the United States and abroad.
The courts have de fined procuring cause as a "broker's efforts" which "directly and proximately" generate "the chain of circumstances that bring the parties together in an amicable frame of mind" to "consummate a mutually agreed upon transaction.
There is still no CMBS industry consensus as to who should be held responsible for procuring evidence of zoning compliance - borrower, lender or lender's counsel.
5 augments a well rounded family of ePlus industry solutions that address the most mission critical areas of business process management, including procuring goods and services, tracking and reporting of related financial data, managing the lifecycle of company assets, outsourcing accounts payable, fulfillment, content technology, and related services.
IQNavigator's streamlined, centralized process for procuring and managing contingent labor provides each client with a consistent, controllable approach to maintaining suppliers, contract labor and the associated spend.
Opus360 Corporation (Nasdaq: OPUS), a leading provider of enterprise software for procuring and managing project-based workers, today announced that Global Managed Services (GMS) has signed an agreement to use Opus360's Workforce Procurement software as the technology platform for delivering managed services to its client base of global technology and telecommunications firms.
Opus360 Corporation (Nasdaq: OPUS), a leading provider of enterprise software for procuring and managing project-based workers, today announced that it will report third quarter earnings on Tuesday, October 17, 2000 at 4:05 PM EST followed by a conference call at 5:30 PM EST.
Opus360 Corporation (Nasdaq:OPUS), a leading provider of enterprise software for procuring and managing project-based workers, today announced that TRS Staffing Solutions, a subdivision of Fluor Corporation (NYSE:FLR), has signed an agreement to implement Opus360's suite of software applications that could be valued at up to $4 million over three years.
The University of Chicago Hospitals have been at the forefront of medicine for decades and thus understands the inherent problems in procuring the latest in specialty medical product technology," said Barrie Keiser, president and general manager of Promedix.
Steve Langley, COO-China of China Premium, said, "We will greatly improve the efficiencies of the food institutions in procuring products in China.
Intelli-Gage is the only web-based solution that automates and streamlines the process of procuring contract staff, improves quality, reduces costs, and creates time savings for large firms seeking to manage and leverage their contract staffing vendor relationships.