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Health privacy The release or divulgence of information by an entity to persons or organisations outside of that entity
Research ethics A formal statement about a person’s or institution’s financial relationship with a company or other commercial enterprise, by means of employment, consultancy, or through ownership of stock, or other significant equity

disclosure

Research ethics A formal statement about a person's or institution's financial relationship with a company or other commercial enterprise, by means of employment, consultancy, or through ownership of stock, or other significant equity. See Conflict of interest, Nondisclosure, Self-disclosure.

dis·clo·sure

(dis-klō'zhŭr)
Communicating confidential patient information to others in accordance with legal guidelines.
Synonym(s): release of information.

dis·clo·sure

(dis-klō'zhŭr)
Communicating confidential patient information to others in accordance with legal guidelines.
Synonym(s): release of information.

disclosure,

n a release of information.
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This downloadable file includes a complete copy of the Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) for the Wendy's franchise brand effective 4/14/2011 (Adobe PDF format).
The POS disclosure document should be provided to consumers free of charge, before the time of purchase.
There are only five sections on the form and, at least for a franchisor used to the franchise disclosure document, the required information is both obvious and minimal:
For example," he says, "in Ontario, there's no opportunity for electronic delivery of a disclosure document.
com/research/b06a7c/liberty_tax_servic) has announced the addition of the "Liberty Tax Service 2011 Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD)" company profile to their offering.
With LoanSifter's automated Safe Harbor Disclosure document, I can ensure compliance and get a competitive edge with no added steps," said Jack Terrell; president of California Mortgage Advisors Inc.
The disclosure document must also include a certificate that states the following:
The next consideration is documentation - except in a "heads up" investment, where the level of participation in the investment is equal among all investors and no passive investor-promoter relationship is involved, disclosure documents must be prepared, fully notifying investors of all material risks related to the investment; describing conflicts of interest and related party transactions; setting forth a detailed use of the proceeds of the offering, and describing the tax implications.
This report includes a complete copy of the Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) for the Buffalo Wild Wings franchise brand effective 26/03/2012 (Adobe PDF format).
That document is the franchise disclosure document or, for earlier years, the uniform franchise offering circular, even if there is no separate private-placement memorandum.
The disclosure document must include a certificate that the disclosure documents contain no misrepresentations, and be signed by the franchisor.
If a "mistake" in disclosure document does not affect any information that a hypothetical reasonable investor would consider material-that is, information that an investor would want to know in order to decide whether to sell, buy, or hold securities--then there is no anti-fraud liability under the federal securities laws.