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former

adjective antecedent, bygone, earlier, foregoing, late, past, preceding, preexistent, previous, prior, pristinus, quondam, retired, whilom
Associated concepts: former adjudication, former conviction, former jeopardy, former marriage, former trial, former will
See also: aforesaid, antecedent, back, before mentioned, deceased, defunct, last, late, outdated, outmoded, preceding, preliminary, previous, prior
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reached a $168 million settlement with shareholders, which included an agreement by 10 of the former directors to pay $13 million from the sale of Enron stock before the company's revelation that it had exaggerated its sales and profits.
Again, the former shareholder, P, is deemed to own 0/100 of FS under Temp.
Many of the former top executives at companies that did not follow that course are now targets for Juvel Aviv, who runs Interfor, a firm that specializes in tracking down assets.
The officers moved the former inmate to a different cell block upon learning of the history between inmates, and the former inmate did not allege that he experienced any physical injury as the result of being attacked a second time.
The alleged defamatory statements made by the former employer included: 1) statements made to the state police characterizing the recruit as unfit for law enforcement because of emotional instability, dishonesty, drinking on the job, and resistance to authority; and 2) statements made to the offices of the Governor and the Attorney General characterizing the recruit as a security risk, a danger to certain individuals, and a person who has serious alcohol and drug problems and who exhibits extreme anger.
Under the consulting contract, the individual was required to devote all her working time to the former employer.
More than half the former prisoners with PTSD displayed other anxiety disorders such as panic attacks, and six experienced severe depression.
With that, they filed outside in the cold rain and placed the former president on his final trip back to Andrews Air Force Base and finally, California.
Kelash said the former agents that may have violated noncompete agreements are just a tiny fraction of the company's 2,500 agent force of "financial associates.
The former [begin strikethrough]practitioner[end strikethrough] partner or professional employee is not in a position to influence the accounting firm's operations or financial policies [begin strikethrough]does not participate in the firm's business or professional activities whether or not compensated for such participation.
Strangely enough, the case against Pinochet did not begin with any direct investigation of the former Chilean dictator's activities during his 1973-1990 reign.