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QC

Abbreviation for quality control.

QC

Abbreviation for quality control.
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This practice dates back to the funeral of Queen Mary in 1694, when Queen's Counsel wore black silk robes as a symbol of mourning.
is a Queen's Counsel, the Editor of National Observer and a former member of the Law Faculties of the University of Melbourne and Monash University.
Appointments of Queen's Counsel reflect excellence in advocacy and follow an extensive application and interview process.
Among the 18 Queen's Counsel listed as Leading Silks is highly respected Head of the Family Group, Lorna Meyer QC.
Everyone deserves equal treatment but Paul was a Queen's Counsel.
Like in the first volume, editor Gaitskell (a practicing Queen's Counsel in Keating Chambers, London, UK, specializing in engineering disputes) presents a step-by-step guide to the processes of the main types of dispute procedure encountered by professionals in the UK construction industry: litigation, arbitration, adjudication, mediation, expert determination, and early neutral evaluation.
In making his unjustified and inflammatory remarks, Paul McBride appears to be acting as a selfpublicist and not as a Queen's Counsel.
Scott Donovan, head of Atlantic Chambers, said: "The process of selection of Queen's Counsel is extremely competitive and entails a rigorous assessment in which applicants must demonstrate strong and consistent evidence of excellence across a whole range of competencies.
Sir Desmond de Silva, Queen's Counsel, was Chief Prosecutor of the Sierra Leone War Crimes Tribunal and Ms.
Coun Ian Ward (Lab, Shard End) welcomed the council crackdown, but singled out the use of highly expensive Queen's Counsel barristers.
Mortimer began work as a barrister in 1948 and went on to be appointed Queen's Counsel in 1966.
They have contacted chambers throughout the entire northern circuit, in London and other areas of the country, and were unable to find a suitable Queen's Counsel.