Embargo Arrangement

An agreement between the news media—newspapers, television, radio—and science media—scientific/medical journals—in which ‘newsworthy’ stories about major therapeutic advances or diseases are not publicly disseminated until physicians or scientists who receive the journal(s) have had enough time to evaluate the results of a trial, study, or other data
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And it gives manager Steve Pressley the opportunity to sign another player under the 'one-out-one-in' embargo arrangement - although he is restricted to paying the new recruit 75-per-cent of the outgoing player's wage and Dunn was not one of the Sky Blues' high earners.