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Synonyms for willful

Synonyms for willful

done by design


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habitually disposed to disobedience and opposition

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solar panel installation company $193,905 for multiple serious workplace safety hazards including one willful serious accident-related violation, following an investigation of a worker who was seriously injured after they fell from the roof of an Oakland home.
Employer asserted affirmative defenses, pursuant to Virginia Code 65.2-306, that claimant engaged in willful misconduct and violated a statutory duty to wear his seatbelt.
When the RBI has authorised banks to prepare the list of willful defaulters of Rs 25 lakh, and after ensuring no genuine loan-takers' name is published in the list of willful defaulters, why not ensure publication of the details of willful defaulters of Rs 50 crore and above as sought by this appellant to fulfil the right to information of the citizens, Acharyulu pointed out.
Wanjiru will also be charged with willful failure to comply with procurement laws and engaging in a project without prior planning.
Big willful defaulters are categorised by PNB as those borrowers with loan outstanding of Rs 25 lakh and over.
The accused employee was served notices to explain reasons of his willful absence but he failed to do so.
A philosophical book written for those who do not practice philosophy, Ahmed has described Willful Subjects as the second book of a queer trilogy that includes The Promise of Happiness (2010) and What's the Use, which is a manuscript in preparation.
IRS Memorandum SBSE-04-0515-0025 (May 13, 2015), incorporated into the Internal Revenue Manual (IRM), states that, after May 12, 2015, even when failure to file FBARs is willful, in most cases the penalty will be a one-time 50% penalty of the highest balances of the foreign accounts for all years under examination.
culpability, namely gross negligence or willful misconduct, the maximum
Nor does Section 284 explicitly limit increased damages to situations involving willful infringement.
for two willful and 10 serious violations after a June inspection.
Hopefully we would try to be especially clear to jurors about what willful means.
The case stemmed from the 2011 complaint filed by BIR against Juan Miguel Ongsiako with one count of willful attempt to evade or defeat payment of Estate Tax, one count of willful attempt to evade or defeat payment of Documentary Stamp Tax (DST) Return and to pay tax, in violation of Sections 254 and 255 of the National Internal Revenue Code (NIRC) of 1997.
Taxpayers whose conduct arises to willful are not eligible for the Streamlined Procedures, but may file under the OVDP.