reasonable and customary


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reasonable and customary (R&C) plan,

n a dental benefits plan that determines benefits based only on “reasonable and customary” fee criteria. See also usual fee; customary fee; reasonable fee.
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The state's new rules allow AMCs to use "objective third-party information such as government agency fee schedules, academic studies and independent private sector surveys" as evidence for what constitutes reasonable and customary fees.
A borrower is required by the lender to pay an appraisal fee that represents whatever is Reasonable and Customary in that market.
There is a strong argument to be made that AMCs, as the major provider of appraisal services in the country and the leading source of business for more than two-thirds of all independent appraisers, are in effect the standard for what is reasonable and customary," said Schurman.
Placer Dome has issued a certificate (Certificate B) under the shareholders' agreement indicating it has commenced or is continuing to use reasonable commercial efforts to arrange financing for the Cerro Casale project on commercially reasonable and customary terms in accordance with the financing requirements of the shareholders' agreement.
Recently, Placer Dome issued, to Arizona Star and Bema Gold Corporation, a certificate (Certificate "B") under the Shareholders' Agreement indicating it has commenced or is continuing to use reasonable commercial efforts to arrange financing for the Cerro Casale project on commercially reasonable and customary terms in accordance with the financing requirements of the Shareholders' Agreement.
Industry participants have questioned whether this practice is considered reasonable and customary for the industry.
The suit also charges falsification of Attending Physician's reports, excessive bills, services rendered beyond the reasonable and customary, and services performed by unlicensed individuals, among other things.