conclusion of law

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a finding as to the applicability of a rule of law to particular facts

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Also, a court is not required to give deference to an agency's "erroneous conclusion of law.
Also, alleging "evidential facts" was forbidden, although this was considered a much less serious transgression than alleging a conclusion of law.
To view the Department of Corporation's "Findings of Fact, Conclusion of Law, and Consent Order" for E*Trade, please go to: http://www.
Final decisions shall include a history of the proceeding, any procedural or substantive rulings, a summary of the testimony and other evidence, a summary of arguments contained in the briefs, citations to the record, and findings of fact and conclusion of law.
However, what is an agency's method of relief if it is aggrieved by a conclusion of law within an ALJ's recommended order that is outside the agency's substantive jurisdiction?
Among other matters, the Amended Scheduling Order sets out revised completion dates for Discovery and Depositions to December 31, 2010; a mandated Mediation to be held on or before February 18, 2011; Pre-Hearing service and filing of exhibits, lists of witnesses and experts, together with the list of issues to be addressed in the arbitration, plus proposed findings of fact and conclusion of law in the form of the award anticipated by the parties by March 18, 2011.
The earliest appellate decision made under this subsection reversed an agency's final order rejecting the hearing officer's conclusion of law that the agency's actions had been frivolous.
To view the "Findings of Fact, Conclusion of Law, and Administrative Consent Order" for Wachovia, please go to: http://www.
489, and advocates of this school of thought would argue that the board is free to reject a conclusion of law based on an interpretation of any statute within Ch.
This action is taken to protect the interest of the shareholders of both companies as a result of a Rule 120 Motion, finding of fact, conclusion of law and order authorizing sale of certain real property in Black Hawk, Colo.
1st DCA 2001), the court held that the Board of Dentistry lacked substantive jurisdiction to reject an administrative law judge's conclusion of law that grading sheets were inadmissible hearsay.
When rejecting or modifying such conclusion of law or interpretation of administrative rule, the agency must state with particularity its reasons for rejecting or modifying such conclusion of law or interpretation of administrative rule and must make a finding that its substituted conclusion of law or interpretation of administrative rule is as or more reasonable than that which was rejected or modified.
49) These earlier versions of the bill would have discouraged the agency's rejection or modification of such conclusions of law by requiring a reviewing court to award attorney's fees to the prevailing appellant if the court finds that the agency improperly rejected or modified a conclusion of law or an interpretation of an administrative rule over which the agency does not have substantive jurisdiction.
Prior to statutory changes to the APA in 1996 and 1999, agencies had been free to reject any conclusion of law within a recommended order.
A finding of fact may not be rejected based upon rejection of a conclusion of law.