contractual contractual  /kən ˈtræk tʃu əl/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) relating to or part of a binding legal agreement

Usage(s):

  1. When Andersen Consulting broke contractual ties with the accounting group Andersen in 2000, the consulting firm was forced to change its signature name.
  2. There are hired dancers, a raj-like litter hoisted by hand-picked hotties and an apparent contractual obligation for someone to arrive in a stretch Hummer.
  3. He was referring to AIG CEO Edward Liddy's claim that the bonuses were contractual and therefore had to be paid under the law.

News

  1. Atossa Genetics Announces Nationwide Agreement With Network Provider HealthSmart

    SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwired - Jun 17, 2013) - Atossa Genetics, Inc. ( NASDAQ : ATOS ), The Breast Health CompanyT, has entered into a contractual agreement with HealthSmart, a Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) network serving clients in all 50 states.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Marketwire

  2. Atossa Genetics announces nationwide agreement with HealthSmart

    Atossa Genetics has entered into a contractual agreement with HealthSmart, a Preferred Provider Organization network serving clients in all 50 states. The agreement with HealthSmart affords preferred providers ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Theflyonthewall.com via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Heritage Oil Loses US$313 M Contractual Dispute Case; Mulling Appeal

    Heritage Oil Plc (HOC.TO) announced today that the British High Court has dismissed Heritage's counterclaim in a $313 million contractual dispute between Tullow Uganda Limited and Heritage.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

Quotes

  1. General manager Brian Cashman said: "We always understood that it was his contractual right (to opt out). But we expressed our interest in keeping him and requested the opportunity to convey those feelings to him directly in an open, face-to-face...
    on Oct 29, 2007 By: Brian Cashman Source: BBC Sport

  2. "Perhaps the time has arrived to reassess the role of the RCMP in providing contractual policing services in many of the provinces," he writes.
    on Jun 19, 2010 By: John Major Source: Calgary Herald

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