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  • claims — rights to repayment made by creditors against a debtor; they may be liquidated, unliquidated, fixed, contingent, matured, unmatured, secured, unsecured, subordinated, legal or equitable. priority claims (Glossary of Common Bankruptcy Terms)… …   Glossary of Bankruptcy

  • claims — claims·man; …   English syllables

  • claims — kleɪm n. lawsuit; plea v. demand; sue; plea; assert …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Claims —   Unsettled amounts which the bank is obliged to pay …   International financial encyclopaedia

  • Claims adjuster — Claims adjusters investigate insurance claims by interviewing the claimant and witnesses, consulting police and hospital records, and inspecting property damage to determine the extent of the company’s liability.[1] In the United Kingdom, Ireland …   Wikipedia

  • Claims-based identity — is a common way for applications to acquire the identity information they need about users inside their organization, in other organizations, and on the Internet.[1] It also provides a consistent approach for applications running on premises or… …   Wikipedia

  • claims adjuster — ➔ adjuster * * * claims adjuster UK US noun [C] (also claim adjuster, also UK claims assessor) INSURANCE ► a person whose job is to get information for an insurance company in order to decide how much money it should pay for a claim of damage or… …   Financial and business terms

  • claims agent — In large cases, often a claims agent is appointed (instead of the clerk) to manage the filing and retention of proofs of claim. (Bernstein s Dictionary of Bankruptcy Terminology) United Glossary of Bankruptcy Terms 2012. claims agent In large… …   Glossary of Bankruptcy

  • claims register — Similar to the docket, this register lists of the proofs of claim that have been filed with the clerk. Note, this will not include claims listed by the debtor on its schedules. (Bernstein s Dictionary of Bankruptcy Terminology) United Glossary of …   Glossary of Bankruptcy

  • claims arising — When insurance is taken out, it will be necessary to agree and appreciate precisely the period covered, including whether you wish pre policy cover and whether you wish to insure against claims made during the period of insurance or claims based… …   Law dictionary

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