Negotiable paper

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Related to Negotiable paper: negotiable instrument, bill of exchange
any commercial paper transferable by sale or delivery and indorsement, as bills of exchange, drafts, checks, and promissory notes.

See also: Negotiable

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If, from their evidence, it has appeared that the instrument in question was by the general custom and practice of the business world treated as a negotiable instrument, the court has given effect to that usage, and adjudged the instrument to be subject to the same law as other negotiable paper.
Largest categories of internal fraud involved negotiable paper or cards.