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lock-in

n
an illegal session of selling alcohol in a bar after the time when it should, by law, be closed
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The decision to take away its licence came after police claimed the pub had a 10-person lock-in which ended in violence and that staff deliberately moved CCTV cameras in order to cover it up.
HUNDREDS of excited students queued outside the Kingsgate shopping centre last night for a lock-in with a difference.
The DJ lock-in is an exciting and innovative way to evolve our relationship with DJs while providing a bigger platform for them to evangelize their personal experience with T-Mobile.
They were let in by Mr Smith, who was working as a DJ during the lock-in, but were later told to leave following an argument at the bar.
During this period Amazigh migrants from the working-class area of Cornella, who were in the lock-in in the Pilar church, began to come together.
The solution that I propose is straightforward and simple - free, universal, locally sourced, hot school lunches, given to all pupils under the age of 16, coupled with a policy whereby pupils are not allowed off the school site at lunchtime - a lunchtime lock-in, so to speak.
This can involve paying a fee to the lender, depending on the length of the lock-in period.
Those associate members whose reports are graded during the lock-in will be notified of results in April.
Policies governing all aspects of origination determine how efficiently pipeline lock-in "options" are exercised.
A key provision of the amendments recently signed into law by Governor Mario Cuomo requires mortgage brokers, as well as mortgage banks, to fully disclose all conditions of mortgage rate lock-ins, to list all documents and conditions required to close the loan, and to provide written notice to a mortgage applicant no later than 12 business days prior to the expiration date of the lock-in.
A more desirable, and perhaps more feasible, alternative to extensive new legislation is to encourage greater efforts by lenders to ensure that adequate information is provided voluntarily to consumers about the costs of refinancings and the degree to which a lock-in can be relied on.