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Synonyms for fact-finding

designed to find information or ascertain facts

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However, the author, FACT-Finder Founder and CEO Carsten Kraus, says simply setting up an online shop won't be enough to increase market share.
A partly separate question from what fact-finders can do, actually do, or think they are doing, on the one hand, is what the law should or does tell the fact-finder to do, on the other hand.
5) However, this deferential standard does not support a blanket refusal to permit expert legal testimony when it 1) is consistent with the applicable law; 2) assists the fact-finder in understanding the issues to be decided; 3) is phrased in such a manner that it does not merely tell the fact-finder how to resolve the issue; and 4) is not unfairly prejudicial, needlessly cumulative, or otherwise confusing or misleading.
The final stage arbitrator forms his or her own notion of a fair settlement and crafts a final binding settlement as a (common knowledge) weighted average of his or her own notion and the fact-finder recommendation.
The fact-finder may make findings public, with the parties consent, to increase pressure for settlement.
The court found that a reasonable fact-finder could determine that the accounting firm had conducted its audit and prepared its report with the knowledge that:
Also included is an indexed, easy-to-refer, fact-finder directory listing the addresses, and contact details of 435 companies worldwide.
Or, because humans might tend to construct a story for the whole case rather than proceeding element-by-element, the fact-finder might end up applying the standard of proof to the conjoined elements.
At stake is the proposition that, where scientific expert evidence is unable to verify a causal link between a defendant's creation of risk and a plaintiffs suffering, a legal fact-finder may infer such a link.
PFORZHEIM, Germany, February 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The FACT-Finder search and navigation system, which is already the market leader for European online shops, is now available as an iPhone application as well.
A fact-finder report backed the city's position on the key issue of money.
A well-conceived and executed fact-finder is like the best sermon: It comforts the afflicted and afflicts the comfortable.
In spring 2007, the error-tolerant search and navigation solution FACT-Finder (www.