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Synonyms for covenant

Synonyms for covenant

a legally binding arrangement between parties

an agreement, especially one involving a sale or exchange

a declaration that one will or will not do a certain thing

to enter into a formal agreement

to guarantee by a solemn promise

Synonyms for covenant

a signed written agreement between two or more parties (nations) to perform some action

(Bible) an agreement between God and his people in which God makes certain promises and requires certain behavior from them in return

enter into a covenant or formal agreement

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Include language in the purchase agreement that no separate consideration is being paid for the covenant, but rather that the consideration for the noncompete covenant is the overall purchase consideration paid for the business.
Prepare to negotiate covenants by constructing a conceptual framework of any covenant types that might prove to be especially negative to your particular business.
If the land or property is subject to a covenant, this will appear within the deeds of the property.
The obligations and rights of a wife and mother in a Louisiana covenant marriage coincide with the description in Pope John Paul II's apostolic letter Mulieris Dignitatem of a woman's avocation of motherhood in marriage.
When Chiquita, the venerable produce company, attempted to obtain a "temporary debt covenant waiver" in 2006, it received a great deal of negative media coverage from CFO magazine and other financial periodicals.
THE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH was one of eight denominations to sign a covenant with Canada's First Nations at a ceremony in Winnipeg on National Aboriginal Day, June 21st.
It reveals, among other things, a longstanding English covenanting tradition, one that existed alongside and in conjunction with the Scottish tradition of personal bonds that culminates in the National Covenant of 1638.
Any document titled a covenant would seem inevitably to share some elements with those two overarching ones.
There atop the entries listed beneath the category "Paperback Best Sellers," with its one and a half dozen nonfiction titles, was entry No, 1, The Covenant With Black America.
AFTER GAINING MEDIA attention in the late 1990s with a promise to lower divorce rates across the nation, the covenant marriage movement has hit the skids.
When Perry Miller emphasized the significance of covenant theology to New England Puritans, he created an enduring paradigm.
On February 27, 2004, the Department of Finance released Legislative Proposals to amend various provisions of the Income Tax Act, including the taxation of amounts received or receivable in respect of granting a restrictive covenant.
Allied Universal, a leading facility services company and the largest security force in North America with over 150,000 employees, today has announced acquisition of Covenant Security Services, Ltd.
The theme of the covenant (2) in the Bible has been significantly debated in modern scholarship since George E.