CVA


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CVA

abbr.
cerebrovascular accident

CVA

abbreviation for
(Pathology) cerebrovascular accident

CVA

1. cerebrovascular accident. See stroke 1 (def. 5).
2. Columbia Valley Authority.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.CVA - a sudden loss of consciousness resulting when the rupture or occlusion of a blood vessel leads to oxygen lack in the brainCVA - a sudden loss of consciousness resulting when the rupture or occlusion of a blood vessel leads to oxygen lack in the brain
attack - a sudden occurrence of an uncontrollable condition; "an attack of diarrhea"
ischaemic stroke, ischemic stroke - the most common kind of stroke; caused by an interruption in the flow of blood to the brain (as from a clot blocking a blood vessel)
haemorrhagic stroke, hemorrhagic stroke - stroke caused by the rupture of a blood vessel in the brain
cerebral hemorrhage - bleeding from a ruptured blood vessel in the brain
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The CVA, which will see some landlords' rents reduced by between 35% and 50%, is being challenged by Combined Property Control Group (CPC), which is the landlord of six Debenhams stores in England.
That's why CVA founding president Carlo Maceda and tournament director Alvin Tanada are now busy laying the groundwork for the formal launching of the newest community-based volleyball league next month.
Its fortunes dipped after its acquisition, as the new management decided to apply for a CVA, leading to the Aspray Group's owner Pat Laight to leave the business because he did not see eye to eye with Bushell's strategies for Aspray Transport.
Briefly, a CVA is a binding agreement between a company and its unsecured creditors.
Sources told the broadcaster that a CVA is not definite, and Office could explore different restructuring options.
Marsala has been a CVA through NACVA for the past 15 years, and in 2015, Marsala was named an honoree by NACVA as part of its 40 Under Forty recognition program.
A CVA is a form of restructuring that companies use to avoid going bust, but there has been controversy, with landlords claiming retailers are misusing them to cut their costs.
LRUFC is, therefore, proposing a CVA to its creditors.
The CVA was given the green light by 87 per cent of the chain's creditors and landlords at a meeting in Central London yesterday.
"Given this enhanced level of support, we now consider the updated CVA proposals are sufficient because they provide better protection for scheme members.
The retailer, in which Sports Direct International PLC owns a 30% stake, said the CVA proposals provide a mechanism to restructure the store estate in line with the October 2018 plan to reduce the current 166 UK store estate by closing around 50 stores.
It leaves 24 open, and the CVA asks for reduced rents in 13 sites.