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noun bar, barrier, constraint, constriction, control, damper, determent, deterrence, deterrent, fetter, hindrance, impediment, inhibition, obstacle, obstruction, obtrusion, obviation, predisposition, presumption, prohibition, restraint, restriction, retardation, stoppage, thwarting
See also: bar, barrier, constraint, control, damper, deterrence, deterrent, disadvantage, fetter, frustration, halt, impediment, obstruction, obviation, prohibition, restraint, restriction, stay, veto

PREVENTION, civil and French law. The right of a judge to take cognizance of an action over which he has concurrent jurisdiction with another judge.
     2. In Pennsylvania it has been ruled that a justice of the peace cannot take cognizance of a cause which has been previously decided by another justice. 2 Dall. 77; Id. 114.

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LUXEMBOURG -- MACH, the leading provider of cloud-based managed communication services, today announced the launch of its new Bill Shock Prevention solution designed to increase consumer confidence in data roaming.
Called the MACH Bill Shock Prevention Solution, it eliminates 'bill shock', alleviates consumer concerns associated with high data roaming charges and protects operators against increasing bad debt as a consequence of unpaid bills.
MACH s Bill Shock Prevention solution ensures compliance with all of the guidelines of the GSMA s initiative, and can be implemented in just 12 weeks.
Governments have been debating regulations mandating that service providers offer bill shock prevention to their customers.
ATLANTA -- DigitalRoute, a leader in mediation software for service providers, today announced that the company is ready to deliver its bill shock prevention solution to help U.
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