side deal

side deal

n
(Commerce) a transaction between two people for their private benefit, which is subsidiary to a contract negotiated by them on behalf of the organizations they represent
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Wirth and Garcia also entered into a side deal in which Garcia paid approximately $35,000 to purchase kitchen equipment abandoned by the previous tenant.
The controversy arose Wednesday when a White House official said a revised trade deal would include a "side deal" prohibiting both countries from deliberately devaluing their currencies for trade advantages.
Ahead of the talks, a senior Iranian Foreign Ministry official has ruled out speculation that Iran could accept a side deal to the JCPOA, saying the international document is basically not re-negotiable.
But Benitez knows his side can cope against the big boys and after watching his side deal with Man United two weeks ago for 37 minutes, he has challenged his team to do it for longer at Chelsea.
But a senior Government source claimed that under a side deal brokered with Chancellor George Osborne, Dundee East MP Hosie was set to join SNP Commons leader Angus Robertson, Alex Salmond and Nicola Sturgeon on the Queen's Privy Council.
Continue reading "Major inspection concessions revealed as the AP reports on a secret side deal between the U.N.
But to appease federal regulators, a side deal for Comcast to shed 3.9 million customers and come in below a 30 percent market share among U.S.
Major League Baseball has reportedly requested Japanese League powerhouse Rakuten Golden Eagles not to make any side deal involving ace pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, the Los Angeles Times reported on Monday.
The shareholders argued that El Paso Corpa[euro](tm)s chief executive, Douglas Foshee, the companya[euro](tm)s main negotiator in the deal, had an undisclosed personal interest in lowering the price of his company as he wanted to buy himself some unneeded assets from Kinder Morgan in a side deal.
The former lawyer's name also popped up in a lawsuit claiming he was involved in a side deal on a contract in which $25,000 in escrow funds went briefly missing.
"A news division that pays for the documentary will end up with a side deal of getting the sit-down with Conrad," the New York Post quoted a source as saying.
WASHINGTON: Regulators halted closed-door negotiations about net neutrality rules with phone, cable and Internet companies on Thursday after reports of a side deal between two participants, Verizon Communications Inc and Google Inc, surfaced.