notary public


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notary public

n. pl. notaries public Abbr. NP
A person legally empowered to witness and authenticate documents, administer oaths, take affidavits and depositions, and engage in other activities established by local law.

notary public

n, pl notaries public
(Law) a public official, usually a solicitor, who is legally authorized to administer oaths, attest and certify certain documents, etc

no′tary pub′lic



n., pl. notaries public.
a person authorized to take affidavits, authenticate contracts, etc.
[1490–1500]

notary public

A person who is legally authorized to administer oaths, take affidavits, and witness documents.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.notary public - someone legally empowered to witness signatures and certify a document's validity and to take depositionsnotary public - someone legally empowered to witness signatures and certify a document's validity and to take depositions
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
functionary, official - a worker who holds or is invested with an office
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Earlier, Solicitor General Jose Calida accused De Lima of falsifying the jurat attached to the verification and certification against forum shopping of her petition when she stated that it was signed before a notary public.
Dubai: Notary public services will become available for customers at their doorstep thanks to 'Intikal', a new smart service that Dubai Courts Department [DCD] launched on Monday.
Private Notaries can provide notary public service to the community in Dubai.
Earlier this year, RAK FTZ signed a memorandum of understanding with RAK Courts to acquire the services of the notary public.
One can apply for notary public services and make payments for the same now online at the Ras Al Khaimah Courts.
JCP Solicitors chairman Steve Penny said: "Peter Cross is a long-established solicitor and Notary Public with a solid reputation and first class client base.
Fifty-four devices to read a fingerprint were put into operation as a first stage, which will be completed later by providing more than one device in each of the sixty Notary Public offices across the Sultanate, so that Notary Public has his own fingerprint device and electronic verification of the identity of all visitors willing to get official records.
transactional e-services such as Notary Public and e-payment.
Also Thursday, Najjar suspended a notary public and sent his case to a disciplinary council, as an arrest warrant in absentia had earlier been issued in his name.
Angeles Duran from Spain's soggy region of Galicia said that she registered the star at a local notary public as being her property after learning about the American man, who registered moon and most planets in our solar system as his property.
Summary: Marrakech - Updating and promoting the legal framework which organizes the notary public profession has become a pressing need, given its great legal and economic significance, Justice Minister Mohamed Naciri said on Sunday in Marrakech.
Current Saudi mortgage lending practice requires a notary public to draw up a title deed which denotes that property is subject to a