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bailor

a person who delivers personal property in bailment
Not to be confused with:
bailer – a bucket, dipper, or other container used for bailing
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bail·or

 (bā′lər, bā-lôr′)
n.
A person who leaves property with another for safekeeping.
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bailor

(ˈbeɪlə; beɪˈlɔː)
n
(Law) contract law a person who retains ownership of goods but entrusts possession of them to another under a bailment
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bail•or

(ˈbeɪ lər, beɪˈlɔr)

n.
a person who delivers personal property in bailment.
[1595–1605]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bailor - the person who delivers personal property (goods or money) in trust to the bailee in a bailment
deliverer - a person who gives up or transfers money or goods
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Translations

bailor

n (Jur) → Hinterleger(in) m(f) (einer beweglichen Sache), → Deponent(in) m(f)
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Sri Ram proposed bail to be set at RM1 million with two bailors and with Riza's passport to be surrendered to the court.
The introduction of PPSA, with its emphasis on function of an interest rather than its form and its express inclusion of the interests of certain bailors, lessors and consignors, now expands the range of transactions in which artists and art organisations encounter rules pertaining to secured transactions.
As bailors, research participants would presumably retain the right to remove and transfer their tissues willy-nilly--as the district court in Catalona feared.
(174) In passing, the court mentioned that the Feldmans were bailors (175) who, as such, were not required to file a financing statement, but if they had, American would have been on notice of its position.
As stated above, the evidence conclusively showed facts from which there was established a bailment with the Caranases as bailors and the hotel as bailee.
Hasanah was also ordered to attend all future case management proceedings with at least one of her bailors.
Given such complexity of aims and terms, it is perhaps surprising that so few disputes involving the relations between bailors and bailees of cultural objects have come to court.
Tan paid the bail and his two bailors are his son and nephew.
The main moral to be drawn from Spencer v Franses is that bailees should confront in advance all potential points of doubt that might arise from their possession of the bailed chattel and from their relations with their bailors. In particular, contracts should be put in place to govern questions of title regarding valuable cultural objects.
One of Musa's bailors is his nephew, who is based here, in accordance with the bail conditions Rozina had imposed.
The bailors successfully claimed that the defendants were answerable unless they could prove that the theft occurred without the negligence or complicity of their servant.
On October 8, Rosmah's two bailors reportedly showed up in court to post another RM1 million.