Pledge
7 definitions

Pledge

PLEDGE : The transfer of title or possession of personal property to a creditor as security for a debt. 

Pledge

"Pledge" means any article deposited with a pawnbroker in the course of the business of the pawnbroker as defined in subsection (2) of this section.

Pledge

A binding promise or agreement to give a grant or loan.

Pledge

 A non-binding announcement of an intended contribution or allocation by the donor. Can be specific as to appealing agency and project, or specify only the crisis (e.g. a pledge for the Darfur crisis or for the Sudan Consolidated Appeal).

Pledge

The delivery of assets in order to secure the performance of an obligation by one party (the debtor) vis-à-vis another (the secured party). For the secured party, a pledge creates a security interest (a “lien”) in the assets delivered, while ownership of the assets remains with the debtor.

Pledge

Any form of a security interest recognised under the laws of the Kingdom capable of taking effect in relation to a security.

Pledge

"Pledge" means a private-sector donation received by FOUNDATION or to be paid to FOUNDATION in not more than five (5) annual installments; if payable in installments, it must be evidenced by a legally binding and enforceable contract between FOUNDATION and the donor in form reasonably acceptable to COUNTY and CITY and shall provide, at a minimum, that the initial installment will be paid not later than the year following the year in which the contract is made, provided however, that any Pledge pursuant to a Naming Agreement equal to or greater than $15,000,000 may be payable in not less than fifteen (15) annual installments and may contain such other approval rights and/or conditions as are reasonably acceptable to CITY, COUNTY and FOUNDATION.

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Pledge has been defined 7 different ways in documents like Fifth District Legal Terminology, Oregon Revised Statutes (2007), Health Systems Strengthening Glossary, and 4 more.

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