Blank indorsement


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(Law) an indorsement which omits the name of the person in whose favor it is made; it is usually made by simply writing the name of the indorser on the back of the bill.
See under Blank.

See also: Blank, Indorsement

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Accordingly, possession of the original promissory note with either a blank indorsement or special indorsement to the named plaintiff should be sufficient to establish plaintiff's standing to enforce the note.
The note contained an undated, blank indorsement, which was insufficient to prove standing at the time the complaint was filed.
A blank indorsement transforms the instrument into bearer paper--an instrument that is payable to the bearer--similar to cash.