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The case ultimately came to the Supreme Court, which in 1988 unanimously rejected Falwell’s claim that he was entitled to financial compensation for a parody calculated to inflict ridicule and emotional distress.

It also intends to expand the prohibition on confidentiality and nondisparagement clauses to cover employment agreements that tie these clauses to severance compensation.

That change would make workers’ compensation available to those who die or are disabled from the disease.

The costly compensation contributes to the state’s top rank for property taxes.

She believes salaries will start to level out as workforces become more geographically dispersed thanks to remote working, so companies better get on top of their compensation methodologies, quickly.

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That precludes paying much mind to attribution or compensation.

At first glance, it might be tempting to interpret this extravagant level of compensation as a victory for the once-humble intern.

An industry source said Pippa's compensation will be in the Chelsea Clinton range.

This allows for artist compensation based on revenue rather than royalty, as Spotify does.

Sociologists refer to this sort of in-midair rapid switch as risk compensation.

My schooling was shocking but, as a blessed compensation, my college stage was rather exceptionally good.

She had expected personality, magnetism, as a compensation for nature's external economies.

First, a voluntary undertaking to work for another without compensation cannot be enforced.

Directors in most cases receive no compensation though the practice is growing of rewarding them.

A director who performs a different service, serves as an attorney, for example, may receive compensation for it.


On this page you'll find 113 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to compensation, such as: allowance, benefit, bonus, coverage, earnings, and fee.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.