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  • n. Plural form of examiner.


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  • "The regulators will probably want to send in examiners to assess the situation in very focused examinations, to try to ascertain how much of a problem there is," said Ernest Patrikis, a partner who practices banking law at White & Case and a former general counsel of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

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  • The “adverse” scenario envisioned by the examiners is “unemployment rising to 10.3 percent by next year, home prices falling an additional 22 percent this year, and the economy contracting by 3.3 percent this year and staying flat in 2010.”

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  • Overall, title examiners are looking for any event or circumstance that would be a lien against the property.

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  • It suggests that artistic creation can be ticked off like a school essay and subjected to a set of SATs, in which the individual, expert guidance of teachers and examiners is set aside for the one-rule-fits-all solution of 21st century politicians.

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  • How he escaped the eyes of the Jedi examiners is a mystery.

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  • These historical nuggets come unearthed all the time by title examiners as they pore through ledgers of plots of land in Plymouth County for real estate closings and discover deeds - and the ancient lore attached to them - dating back to the Pilgrims. Most Popular

  • I was sent there from my home base in Oakland, California in 1968 to aid in an examination of a savings and loan association in Sparta which was an event of no particular consequence but was a lot of fun since those "hicks" from Sparta were way too nice for savings and loan examiners from the Bay Area but while I fail to remember the scandals that resulted in our assignment there I still remember that South Central Illinois where Sparta is located is about as rednecky as one can get without being institutionalized but full of extraordinarily nice people who loved to go out to local bars and eat fried zucchini and mushrooms and drink cold tap beer and I have never been around finer "salt-of-the-earth" country folk in my life as I was there.

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  • It's the job of title examiners to review the chain of ownership and flag such problems.

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  • For instance, they will have to abide with any rules that this new consumer agency writes, but the examination enforcement for banks of $10 billion or less will remain with the federal bank examiners, which is where it is now.

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  • The counters, the so-called examiners are still arriving here, various representatives from both the Democratic Party and the Republican Party.

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