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Sample records for affiliate marketing opt-out

  1. 12 CFR 222.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 3 2011-01-01 2011-01-01 false Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions. 222... FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM FAIR CREDIT REPORTING (REGULATION V) Affiliate Marketing § 222.21 Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions. (a) Initial notice and opt-out requirement—(1) In general. You may not...

  2. 17 CFR 248.121 - Affiliate marketing opt out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ... 17 Commodity and Securities Exchanges 3 2011-04-01 2011-04-01 false Affiliate marketing opt out... COMMISSION (CONTINUED) REGULATIONS S-P AND S-AM Regulation S-AM: Limitations on Affiliate Marketing § 248.121 Affiliate marketing opt out and exceptions. (a) Initial notice and opt out requirement—(1) In general....

  3. 12 CFR 334.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 4 2011-01-01 2011-01-01 false Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions. 334... OF GENERAL POLICY FAIR CREDIT REPORTING Affiliate Marketing § 334.21 Affiliate marketing opt-out and... information about a consumer that you receive from an affiliate to make a solicitation for marketing...

  4. 12 CFR 717.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 6 2011-01-01 2011-01-01 false Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions. 717... UNIONS FAIR CREDIT REPORTING Affiliate Marketing § 717.21 Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions. (a... consumer that you receive from an affiliate to make a solicitation for marketing purposes to the...

  5. 12 CFR 334.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 5 2013-01-01 2013-01-01 false Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions. 334... OF GENERAL POLICY FAIR CREDIT REPORTING Affiliate Marketing § 334.21 Affiliate marketing opt-out and... information about a consumer that you receive from an affiliate to make a solicitation for marketing...

  6. 12 CFR 222.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... solicitation for marketing purposes to a consumer with whom you have a pre-existing business relationship; (2... 12 Banks and Banking 3 2010-01-01 2010-01-01 false Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions. 222... FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM FAIR CREDIT REPORTING (REGULATION V) Affiliate Marketing § 222.21...

  7. 16 CFR Appendix C to Part 698 - Model Forms for Affiliate Marketing Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... Notices C Appendix C to Part 698 Commercial Practices FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION THE FAIR CREDIT REPORTING ACT MODEL FORMS AND DISCLOSURES Pt. 698, App. C Appendix C to Part 698—Model Forms for Affiliate... of opt-outs by joint consumers to comply with § 680.23(a)(2) of part 680. C-1 Model Form for...

  8. 16 CFR Appendix C to Part 698 - Model Forms for Affiliate Marketing Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... Notices C Appendix C to Part 698 Commercial Practices FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION THE FAIR CREDIT REPORTING ACT MODEL FORMS AND DISCLOSURES Pt. 698, App. C Appendix C to Part 698—Model Forms for Affiliate... of opt-outs by joint consumers to comply with § 680.23(a)(2) of part 680. C-1 Model Form for...

  9. 16 CFR Appendix C to Part 698 - Model Forms for Affiliate Marketing Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... Notices C Appendix C to Part 698 Commercial Practices FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION THE FAIR CREDIT REPORTING ACT MODEL FORMS AND DISCLOSURES Pt. 698, App. C Appendix C to Part 698—Model Forms for Affiliate... of opt-outs by joint consumers to comply with § 680.23(a)(2) of part 680. C-1 Model Form for...

  10. 16 CFR 680.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ...) Example. A consumer has a homeowner's insurance policy with an insurance company. The insurance company... this section, you receive or use an affiliate's eligibility information if a service provider acting on... affiliate's eligibility information in connection with marketing your products and services. (4) Use by...

  11. 16 CFR 680.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ...) Example. A consumer has a homeowner's insurance policy with an insurance company. The insurance company... this section, you receive or use an affiliate's eligibility information if a service provider acting on... affiliate's eligibility information in connection with marketing your products and services. (4) Use by...

  12. 16 CFR 680.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ...) Example. A consumer has a homeowner's insurance policy with an insurance company. The insurance company... this section, you receive or use an affiliate's eligibility information if a service provider acting on... affiliate's eligibility information in connection with marketing your products and services. (4) Use by...

  13. 17 CFR 162.3 - Affiliate marketing opt out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-04-01

    ... joint notice from two or more members of an affiliated group of companies, provided that at least one of... financial products and services (or those of affiliates generally) to the consumer, such as the identity...

  14. 12 CFR 717.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... number to apply for the issuer's credit card. If the consumer calls the toll-free number to inquire about... with the federal credit union's credit card affiliate to request information about a credit card. The credit card affiliate may use eligibility information about the consumer it obtains from the...

  15. 12 CFR 41.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... invites the consumer to call a toll-free number to apply for the issuer's credit card. If the consumer calls the toll-free number to inquire about the credit card, the call is a consumer-initiated... institution's credit card affiliate to request information about a credit card. The credit card affiliate...

  16. 12 CFR 334.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... call a toll-free number to apply for the issuer's credit card. If the consumer calls the toll-free... a depository institution initiates a communication with the depository institution's credit card affiliate to request information about a credit card. The credit card affiliate may use...

  17. 16 CFR 680.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    .... The creditor does not have a pre-existing business relationship with the consumer and none of the... affiliate that has or has previously had a pre-existing business relationship with the consumer; or (ii) As... least one of the affiliates on the joint notice has or has previously had a pre-existing...

  18. 12 CFR 571.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... institution does not have a pre-existing business relationship with the consumer and none of the other... affiliate that has or has previously had a pre-existing business relationship with the consumer; or (ii) As... least one of the affiliates on the joint notice has or has previously had a pre-existing...

  19. 12 CFR 571.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... securities affiliate for management of the consumer's securities portfolio. The depository institution... to make a solicitation to the consumer about the depository institution's wealth management services... retail locations and hours, but does not request information about products or services. The...

  20. 12 CFR 717.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... union contacts the institution to request information about how to save and invest for a child's college... consumer's request for information about saving and investing for a child's college education may use... from an affiliate. The issuer leaves a voice-mail message that invites the consumer to call a...

  1. 12 CFR 717.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... union contacts the institution to request information about how to save and invest for a child's college... consumer's request for information about saving and investing for a child's college education may use... from an affiliate. The issuer leaves a voice-mail message that invites the consumer to call a...

  2. 12 CFR 1022.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... message that invites the consumer to call a toll-free number to apply for the issuer's credit card. If the consumer calls the toll-free number to inquire about the credit card, the call is a consumer-initiated... with the financial institution's credit card affiliate to request information about a credit card....

  3. 12 CFR 41.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... relationship; (2) To facilitate communications to an individual for whose benefit the bank provides employee... institution does not have a pre-existing business relationship with the consumer and none of the other... affiliate that has or has previously had a pre-existing business relationship with the consumer; or (ii)...

  4. 17 CFR 248.121 - Affiliate marketing opt out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... you have a pre-existing business relationship; (2) To facilitate communications to an individual for... investment adviser does not have a pre-existing business relationship with the consumer and none of the other...) By an affiliate that has or has previously had a pre-existing business relationship with the...

  5. 12 CFR 334.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ...) To facilitate communications to an individual for whose benefit you provide employee benefit or other... depository institution does not have a pre-existing business relationship with the consumer and none of the...) By an affiliate that has or has previously had a pre-existing business relationship with the...

  6. 12 CFR 717.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... federal credit union does not have a pre-existing business relationship with the consumer and none of the... provided: (i) By an affiliate that has or has previously had a pre-existing business relationship with the... business relationship with the consumer. (b) Making solicitations. (1) In general. For purposes of...

  7. 12 CFR 41.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... relationship with the depository institution's securities affiliate for management of the consumer's securities... institution's wealth management services. The depository institution may make this solicitation even if the... institution to ask about retail locations and hours, but does not request information about products...

  8. 16 CFR Appendix C to Part 698 - Model Forms for Affiliate Marketing Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... account history,” and “your credit score.” 2. Substituting other types of information for “income,” “account history,” or “credit score” for accuracy, such as “payment history,” “credit history,” “payoff.... Substituting other types of affiliates covered by the notice for “credit card,” “insurance,” or...

  9. 17 CFR 248.121 - Affiliate marketing opt out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-04-01

    ...'s college savings accounts. The broker-dealer may make this marketing solicitation even if the... a child's college education without specifying the type of savings or investment vehicle in which... college education may use eligibility information to make marketing solicitations to the consumer...

  10. 17 CFR 248.121 - Affiliate marketing opt out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-04-01

    ...'s college savings accounts. The broker-dealer may make this marketing solicitation even if the... a child's college education without specifying the type of savings or investment vehicle in which... college education may use eligibility information to make marketing solicitations to the consumer...

  11. 12 CFR 40.13 - Exception to opt out requirements for service providers and joint marketing.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... providers and joint marketing. 40.13 Section 40.13 Banks and Banking COMPTROLLER OF THE CURRENCY, DEPARTMENT... requirements for service providers and joint marketing. (a) General rule. (1) The opt out requirements in §§ 40... performs joint marketing, the bank's contractual agreement with that institution meets the requirements...

  12. 16 CFR 313.13 - Exception to opt out requirements for service providers and joint marketing.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... service providers and joint marketing. 313.13 Section 313.13 Commercial Practices FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION... Exception to opt out requirements for service providers and joint marketing. (a) General rule. (1) The opt... perform joint marketing, your contractual agreement with that institution meets the requirements...

  13. 12 CFR 573.13 - Exception to opt out requirements for service providers and joint marketing.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... providers and joint marketing. 573.13 Section 573.13 Banks and Banking OFFICE OF THRIFT SUPERVISION... requirements for service providers and joint marketing. (a) General rule. (1) The opt out requirements in... this section to a financial institution with which you perform joint marketing, your...

  14. 17 CFR 248.127 - Renewal of opt out elections.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... (CONTINUED) REGULATIONS S-P AND S-AM Regulation S-AM: Limitations on Affiliate Marketing § 248.127 Renewal of... marketing solicitations to the consumer; (5) That the consumer's election has expired or is about to expire... expires, you may not make marketing solicitations to a consumer who previously opted out, unless: (i)...

  15. 12 CFR 41.23 - Contents of opt-out notice; consolidated and equivalent notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 1 2011-01-01 2011-01-01 false Contents of opt-out notice; consolidated and... TREASURY FAIR CREDIT REPORTING Affiliate Marketing § 41.23 Contents of opt-out notice; consolidated and... C of this part. (b) Coordinated and consolidated notices. A notice required by this subpart may...

  16. 12 CFR 571.23 - Contents of opt-out notice; consolidated and equivalent notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 5 2011-01-01 2011-01-01 false Contents of opt-out notice; consolidated and... TREASURY FAIR CREDIT REPORTING Affiliate Marketing § 571.23 Contents of opt-out notice; consolidated and... C of this part. (b) Coordinated and consolidated notices. A notice required by this subpart may...

  17. 16 CFR 680.23 - Contents of opt-out notice; consolidated and equivalent notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... 16 Commercial Practices 1 2011-01-01 2011-01-01 false Contents of opt-out notice; consolidated and... REPORTING ACT AFFILIATE MARKETING § 680.23 Contents of opt-out notice; consolidated and equivalent notices... chapter. (b) Coordinated and consolidated notices. A notice required by this part may be coordinated...

  18. 17 CFR 248.13 - Exception to opt out requirements for service providers and joint marketing.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... requirements for service providers and joint marketing. 248.13 Section 248.13 Commodity and Securities Exchanges SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION (CONTINUED) REGULATIONS S-P AND S-AM Regulation S-P: Privacy of... out requirements for service providers and joint marketing. (a) General rule. (1) The opt...

  19. 12 CFR 571.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... information about how to save and invest for a child's college education without specifying the type of... responsive to the consumer's request for information about saving and investing for a child's college... call a toll-free number to apply for the issuer's credit card. If the consumer calls the...

  20. 12 CFR 41.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... to request information about how to save and invest for a child's college education without... a child's college education may use eligibility information to make solicitations to the consumer in... invites the consumer to call a toll-free number to apply for the issuer's credit card. If the...

  1. 12 CFR 1022.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... contacts the institution to request information about how to save and invest for a child's college... investing for a child's college education may use eligibility information to make solicitations to the... message that invites the consumer to call a toll-free number to apply for the issuer's credit card. If...

  2. 12 CFR 222.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... information about how to save and invest for a child's college education without specifying the type of... responsive to the consumer's request for information about saving and investing for a child's college... call a toll-free number to apply for the issuer's credit card. If the consumer calls the...

  3. 12 CFR 222.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... information about how to save and invest for a child's college education without specifying the type of... responsive to the consumer's request for information about saving and investing for a child's college... call a toll-free number to apply for the issuer's credit card. If the consumer calls the...

  4. 12 CFR 571.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... information about how to save and invest for a child's college education without specifying the type of... responsive to the consumer's request for information about saving and investing for a child's college... call a toll-free number to apply for the issuer's credit card. If the consumer calls the...

  5. 12 CFR 1022.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... contacts the institution to request information about how to save and invest for a child's college... investing for a child's college education may use eligibility information to make solicitations to the... message that invites the consumer to call a toll-free number to apply for the issuer's credit card. If...

  6. 12 CFR 334.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... information about how to save and invest for a child's college education without specifying the type of... responsive to the consumer's request for information about saving and investing for a child's college... call a toll-free number to apply for the issuer's credit card. If the consumer calls the...

  7. 12 CFR 41.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... to request information about how to save and invest for a child's college education without... a child's college education may use eligibility information to make solicitations to the consumer in... invites the consumer to call a toll-free number to apply for the issuer's credit card. If the...

  8. 12 CFR 571.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... information about how to save and invest for a child's college education without specifying the type of... responsive to the consumer's request for information about saving and investing for a child's college... call a toll-free number to apply for the issuer's credit card. If the consumer calls the...

  9. 12 CFR 222.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... information about how to save and invest for a child's college education without specifying the type of... responsive to the consumer's request for information about saving and investing for a child's college... call a toll-free number to apply for the issuer's credit card. If the consumer calls the...

  10. 16 CFR 680.21 - Affiliate marketing opt-out and exceptions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... consumer wants to stop in and find out about second mortgage loans. The customer service representative... and conditions of a credit account agreement contain preprinted boilerplate language stating that...

  11. 16 CFR Appendix C to Part 698 - Model Forms for Affiliate Marketing Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... account history,” and “your credit score.” 2. Substituting other types of information for “income,” “account history,” or “credit score” for accuracy, such as “payment history,” “credit history,” “payoff status,” or “claims history.” 3. Substituting a clearer and more accurate description of the...

  12. 12 CFR Appendix C to Part 1022 - Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... Part 1022 Banks and Banking BUREAU OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION FAIR CREDIT REPORTING (REGULATION V... the notice recently purchased the consumer's account. 4. Substituting other types of affiliates... personal information to market to me. C-2—Model Form for Initial Opt-Out Notice (Joint Notice)— / • The...

  13. 12 CFR 40.7 - Form of opt out notice to consumers; opt out methods.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... accurately explains the right to opt out under that section. The notice must state: (i) That the bank... a single opt out notice. The bank's opt out notice must explain how the bank will treat an opt out... John's address, the bank may do any of the following, but it must explain in its opt out notice...

  14. 17 CFR 160.7 - Form of opt out notice to consumers; opt out methods.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ... reasonable means by which the consumer may exercise the opt out right. (2) Examples—(i) Adequate opt out... direction would apply. (ii) Reasonable means to opt out. You provide a reasonable means to exercise an opt... means to opt out, such as a form that can be sent via electronic mail or a process at your web site,...

  15. 12 CFR 41.24 - Reasonable opportunity to opt out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... e-mail is sent to elect to opt out by any reasonable means. (3) At the time of an electronic... opt out. The consumer is given a reasonable opportunity to opt out if: (1) By mail. The opt-out notice... to opt out by any reasonable means. (2) By electronic means. (i) The opt-out notice is...

  16. 12 CFR 716.7 - Form of opt out notice to consumers and opt out methods.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... CREDIT UNIONS PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION Privacy and Opt Out Notices § 716.7 Form of opt... consumer to a nonaffiliated third party; (ii) That the consumer has the right to opt out of that disclosure; and (iii) A reasonable means by which the consumer may exercise the opt out right. (2) Examples....

  17. 12 CFR 216.7 - Form of opt out notice to consumers; opt out methods.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... RESERVE SYSTEM PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION (REGULATION P) Privacy and Opt Out Notices § 216... your consumer to a nonaffiliated third party; (ii) That the consumer has the right to opt out of that disclosure; and (iii) A reasonable means by which the consumer may exercise the opt out right. (2)...

  18. 12 CFR 573.7 - Form of opt out notice to consumers; opt out methods.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION Privacy and Opt Out Notices § 573.7 Form of opt out notice to... reserve the right to disclose nonpublic personal information about your consumer to a nonaffiliated third party; (ii) That the consumer has the right to opt out of that disclosure; and (iii) A reasonable...

  19. 17 CFR 160.7 - Form of opt out notice to consumers; opt out methods.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... COMMISSION PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION Privacy and Opt Out Notices § 160.7 Form of opt out... you disclose or reserve the right to disclose nonpublic personal information about your consumer to a nonaffiliated third party; (ii) That the consumer has the right to opt out of that disclosure; and (iii)...

  20. 12 CFR 332.7 - Form of opt out notice to consumers; opt out methods.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 4 2010-01-01 2010-01-01 false Form of opt out notice to consumers; opt out methods. 332.7 Section 332.7 Banks and Banking FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION REGULATIONS AND.... (i) Model privacy form. Pursuant to § 332.2(a) of this part, a model privacy form that meets...

  1. 17 CFR 248.123 - Contents of opt out notice; consolidated and equivalent notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ...; consolidated and equivalent notices. 248.123 Section 248.123 Commodity and Securities Exchanges SECURITIES AND... Marketing § 248.123 Contents of opt out notice; consolidated and equivalent notices. (a) Contents of opt out...) Coordinated and consolidated notices. A notice required by this subpart may be coordinated and...

  2. 16 CFR 313.7 - Form of opt out notice to consumers; opt out methods.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    .... (5) Example. If John and Mary have a joint credit card account with you and arrange for you to send... of information; or (D) Provide a toll-free telephone number that consumers may call to opt out....

  3. 16 CFR 313.7 - Form of opt out notice to consumers; opt out methods.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    .... (5) Example. If John and Mary have a joint credit card account with you and arrange for you to send... of information; or (D) Provide a toll-free telephone number that consumers may call to opt out....

  4. 16 CFR 313.7 - Form of opt out notice to consumers; opt out methods.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    .... (5) Example. If John and Mary have a joint credit card account with you and arrange for you to send... of information; or (D) Provide a toll-free telephone number that consumers may call to opt out....

  5. 16 CFR 313.7 - Form of opt out notice to consumers; opt out methods.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    .... (5) Example. If John and Mary have a joint credit card account with you and arrange for you to send... of information; or (D) Provide a toll-free telephone number that consumers may call to opt out....

  6. 12 CFR 717.24 - Reasonable opportunity to opt out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... transaction. The opt-out notice is provided to the consumer at the time of an electronic transaction, such as... elect to opt out by any reasonable means. (2) By electronic means. (i) The opt-out notice is provided... obtained a product or service. The consumer acknowledges receipt of the electronic notice. The consumer...

  7. 16 CFR 680.24 - Reasonable opportunity to opt out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... to elect to opt out by any reasonable means. (3) At the time of an electronic transaction. The opt-out notice is provided to the consumer at the time of an electronic transaction, such as a transaction... reasonable means. (2) By electronic means. (i) The opt-out notice is provided electronically to the...

  8. 12 CFR 1016.7 - Form of opt out notice to consumers; opt out methods.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    .... If John and Mary have a joint credit card account with you and arrange for you to send statements to... of information; or (D) Provide a toll-free telephone number that consumers may call to opt out. (iii... financial institutions other than credit unions and covered entities subject to FTC enforcement...

  9. 12 CFR 1016.7 - Form of opt out notice to consumers; opt out methods.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    .... If John and Mary have a joint credit card account with you and arrange for you to send statements to... of information; or (D) Provide a toll-free telephone number that consumers may call to opt out. (iii... financial institutions other than credit unions and covered entities subject to FTC enforcement...

  10. 16 CFR 313.7 - Form of opt out notice to consumers; opt out methods.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... methods. 313.7 Section 313.7 Commercial Practices FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION REGULATIONS UNDER SPECIFIC ACTS... means to exercise an opt out right if you: (A) Designate check-off boxes in a prominent position on the...-off box that you provided with the initial notice but did not include with the subsequent notice....

  11. 17 CFR 248.7 - Form of opt out notice to consumers; opt out methods.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... COMMISSION (CONTINUED) REGULATIONS S-P AND S-AM Regulation S-P: Privacy of Consumer Financial Information and... the right to disclose nonpublic personal information about your consumer to a nonaffiliated third party; (ii) That the consumer has the right to opt out of that disclosure; and (iii) A reasonable...

  12. 17 CFR 248.124 - Reasonable opportunity to opt out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... (CONTINUED) REGULATIONS S-P AND S-AM Regulation S-AM: Limitations on Affiliate Marketing § 248.124 Reasonable... affiliate to make marketing solicitations to a consumer about your products or services unless the consumer... time using the same mechanism through which the transaction is conducted. (4) At the time of an...

  13. 16 CFR 642.3 - Prescreen opt-out notice.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ....3 Commercial Practices FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION THE FAIR CREDIT REPORTING ACT PRESCREEN OPT-OUT NOTICE § 642.3 Prescreen opt-out notice. Any person who uses a consumer report on any consumer in connection with any credit or insurance transaction that is not initiated by the consumer, and that...

  14. 16 CFR 642.3 - Prescreen opt-out notice.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ....3 Commercial Practices FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION THE FAIR CREDIT REPORTING ACT PRESCREEN OPT-OUT NOTICE § 642.3 Prescreen opt-out notice. Any person who uses a consumer report on any consumer in connection with any credit or insurance transaction that is not initiated by the consumer, and that...

  15. 16 CFR 642.3 - Prescreen opt-out notice.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ....3 Commercial Practices FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION THE FAIR CREDIT REPORTING ACT PRESCREEN OPT-OUT NOTICE § 642.3 Prescreen opt-out notice. Any person who uses a consumer report on any consumer in connection with any credit or insurance transaction that is not initiated by the consumer, and that...

  16. 16 CFR 642.3 - Prescreen opt-out notice.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ....3 Commercial Practices FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION THE FAIR CREDIT REPORTING ACT PRESCREEN OPT-OUT NOTICE § 642.3 Prescreen opt-out notice. Any person who uses a consumer report on any consumer in connection with any credit or insurance transaction that is not initiated by the consumer, and that...

  17. 12 CFR 571.24 - Reasonable opportunity to opt out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... transaction. The opt-out notice is provided to the consumer at the time of an electronic transaction, such as... out by any reasonable means. (2) By electronic means. (i) The opt-out notice is provided... obtained a product or service. The consumer acknowledges receipt of the electronic notice. The consumer...

  18. 12 CFR 222.24 - Reasonable opportunity to opt out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 3 2010-01-01 2010-01-01 false Reasonable opportunity to opt out. 222.24 Section 222.24 Banks and Banking FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM (CONTINUED) BOARD OF GOVERNORS OF THE FEDERAL... consumers to write a “yes” or “no” to indicate their opt-out preference or that requires the consumer...

  19. 75 FR 61842 - Fair Credit Reporting Affiliate Marketing Regulations

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2010-10-06

    ... Office of Thrift Supervision Fair Credit Reporting Affiliate Marketing Regulations AGENCY: Office of... concerning the following information collection. Title of Proposal: Fair Credit Reporting Affiliate Marketing... person from using certain information received from an affiliate to make a solicitation for...

  20. 75 FR 77048 - Fair Credit Reporting Affiliate Marketing Regulations

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2010-12-10

    ... Office of Thrift Supervision Fair Credit Reporting Affiliate Marketing Regulations AGENCY: Office of... on the following information collection. Title of Proposal: Fair Credit Reporting Affiliate Marketing... person from using certain information received from an affiliate to make a solicitation for...

  1. 12 CFR 1022.24 - Reasonable opportunity to opt out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ...) The opt-out notice is provided to the consumer by email where the consumer has agreed to receive disclosures by email from the person sending the notice. The consumer is given 30 days after the email is...

  2. 12 CFR Appendix C to Part 222 - Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... SYSTEM (CONTINUED) FAIR CREDIT REPORTING (REGULATION V) Pt. 222, App. C Appendix C to Part 222—Model... limitation a statement that the entity providing the notice recently purchased the consumer's account. 4... personal information to market to me. C-2—Model Form for Initial Opt-out Notice (Joint Notice)— / • The...

  3. 12 CFR Appendix C to Part 222 - Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... SYSTEM FAIR CREDIT REPORTING (REGULATION V) Pt. 222, App. C Appendix C to Part 222—Model Forms for Opt... limitation a statement that the entity providing the notice recently purchased the consumer's account. 4... personal information to market to me. C-2—Model Form for Initial Opt-out Notice (Joint Notice)— / • The...

  4. 17 CFR 248.126 - Delivery of opt out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-04-01

    ... (CONTINUED) REGULATIONS S-P, S-AM, AND S-ID Regulation S-AM: Limitations on Affiliate Marketing § 248.126... be provided in compliance with either the electronic disclosure provisions in this subpart or the provisions in section 101 of the Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act, 15 U.S.C....

  5. Opting Out: Parents Creating Contested Spaces to Challenge Standardized Tests

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Mitra, Dana; Mann, Bryan; Hlavacik, Mark

    2016-01-01

    We explore how the opt-out movement has responded to the combination of a stringent federal policy with weak and often variable implementation among the states. Gaps between federal expectations and states' understandings of just how to make NCLB's demands a reality have created policy ambiguity. Parents who oppose standardized testing have…

  6. Women "Opting out" of Academia: At What Cost?

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Schneider, Beth Z.; Carden, William; Francisco, Alyson; Jones, Thomas O., Jr.

    2011-01-01

    Previous research has examined the phenomenon of women "opting out" of the corporate environment. Much of this research has examined both "pull" factors--those of home and family life, and "push" factors--those within the organization which create a competitive environment where women feel they cannot achieve the same measure of success as their…

  7. 12 CFR 334.24 - Reasonable opportunity to opt out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 4 2010-01-01 2010-01-01 false Reasonable opportunity to opt out. 334.24...) In general. You must not use eligibility information about a consumer that you receive from an... Internet Web site at which the consumer has obtained a product or service. The consumer...

  8. 76 FR 4569 - Market-Based Rate Affiliate Restrictions

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2011-01-26

    ..., fuel procurement or resource planning may not be shared under the market- based rate affiliate..., 75 FR 20796 (Apr. 21, 2010), Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, FERC Stats. & Regs. ] 32,567 (2010). I... affiliates, i.e., affiliates whose power sales are regulated in whole or in part on a market-based rate...

  9. 17 CFR 160.9 - Delivering privacy and opt out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... 17 Commodity and Securities Exchanges 1 2010-04-01 2010-04-01 false Delivering privacy and opt out... PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION Privacy and Opt Out Notices § 160.9 Delivering privacy and opt out notices. (a) How to provide notices. You must provide any privacy notices and opt out...

  10. 12 CFR 716.9 - Delivering privacy and opt out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 6 2010-01-01 2010-01-01 false Delivering privacy and opt out notices. 716.9... PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION Privacy and Opt Out Notices § 716.9 Delivering privacy and opt out notices. (a) How to provide notices. You must provide any privacy notices and opt out...

  11. Opt-out HIV testing in prison: informed and voluntary?

    PubMed

    Rosen, David L; Golin, Carol E; Grodensky, Catherine A; May, Jeanine; Bowling, J Michael; DeVellis, Robert F; White, Becky L; Wohl, David A

    2015-01-01

    HIV testing in prison settings has been identified as an important mechanism to detect cases among high-risk, underserved populations. Several public health organizations recommend that testing across health-care settings, including prisons, be delivered in an opt-out manner. However, implementation of opt-out testing within prisons may pose challenges in delivering testing that is informed and understood to be voluntary. In a large state prison system with a policy of voluntary opt-out HIV testing, we randomly sampled adult prisoners in each of seven intake prisons within two weeks after their opportunity to be HIV tested. We surveyed prisoners' perception of HIV testing as voluntary or mandatory and used multivariable statistical models to identify factors associated with their perception. We also linked survey responses to lab records to determine if prisoners' test status (tested or not) matched their desired and perceived test status. Thirty-eight percent (359/936) perceived testing as voluntary. The perception that testing was mandatory was positively associated with age less than 25 years (adjusted relative risk [aRR]: 1.45, 95% confidence interval [CI]: 1.24, 1.71) and preference that testing be mandatory (aRR: 1.81, 95% CI: 1.41, 2.31) but negatively associated with entry into one of the intake prisons (aRR: 0.41 95% CI: 0.27, 0.63). Eighty-nine percent of prisoners wanted to be tested, 85% were tested according to their wishes, and 82% correctly understood whether or not they were tested. Most prisoners wanted to be HIV tested and were aware that they had been tested, but less than 40% understood testing to be voluntary. Prisoners' understanding of the voluntary nature of testing varied by intake prison and by a few individual-level factors. Testing procedures should ensure that opt-out testing is informed and understood to be voluntary by prisoners and other vulnerable populations.

  12. 12 CFR 573.9 - Delivering privacy and opt out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 5 2010-01-01 2010-01-01 false Delivering privacy and opt out notices. 573.9 Section 573.9 Banks and Banking OFFICE OF THRIFT SUPERVISION, DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION Privacy and Opt Out Notices § 573.9 Delivering privacy and opt out...

  13. 16 CFR 313.9 - Delivering privacy and opt out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... 16 Commercial Practices 1 2010-01-01 2010-01-01 false Delivering privacy and opt out notices. 313... CONGRESS PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION Privacy and Opt Out Notices § 313.9 Delivering privacy and opt out notices. (a) How to provide notices. You must provide any privacy notices and opt...

  14. 12 CFR 216.9 - Delivering privacy and opt out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 2 2010-01-01 2010-01-01 false Delivering privacy and opt out notices. 216.9... PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION (REGULATION P) Privacy and Opt Out Notices § 216.9 Delivering privacy and opt out notices. (a) How to provide notices. You must provide any privacy notices and opt...

  15. 12 CFR 40.9 - Delivering privacy and opt out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 1 2010-01-01 2010-01-01 false Delivering privacy and opt out notices. 40.9 Section 40.9 Banks and Banking COMPTROLLER OF THE CURRENCY, DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION Privacy and Opt Out Notices § 40.9 Delivering privacy and opt out notices. (a) How...

  16. 12 CFR 222.23 - Contents of opt-out notice; consolidated and equivalent notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 3 2011-01-01 2011-01-01 false Contents of opt-out notice; consolidated and... Contents of opt-out notice; consolidated and equivalent notices. (a) Contents of opt-out notice—(1) In...) Model notices. Model notices are provided in appendix C of this part. (b) Coordinated and...

  17. 12 CFR 222.23 - Contents of opt-out notice; consolidated and equivalent notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 3 2010-01-01 2010-01-01 false Contents of opt-out notice; consolidated and... Contents of opt-out notice; consolidated and equivalent notices. (a) Contents of opt-out notice—(1) In...) Model notices. Model notices are provided in appendix C of this part. (b) Coordinated and...

  18. Sex, Gender, and Aspirations to Top Management: Who's Opting out? Who's Opting in?

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Powell, Gary N.; Butterfield, D. Anthony

    2013-01-01

    The "opt-out revolution" has become a much-discussed phenomenon over the last decade. According to media reports, highly educated women are increasingly opting out of careers that would place them on the fast track to top management levels. However, little attention has been devoted to whether the opt-out revolution may also apply to highly…

  19. 12 CFR 41.25 - Reasonable and simple methods of opting out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... form and a self-addressed envelope together with the opt-out notice; (iii) Providing an electronic..., if the consumer agrees to the electronic delivery of information; (iv) Providing a toll-free... the opt-out notice; (iii) Requiring the consumer who receives the opt-out notice in electronic...

  20. Organ transplant and presumed consent: towards an "opting out" system.

    PubMed

    Kaushik, Jyotika

    2009-01-01

    This paper examines the "opt out" system of organ donation wherein the State permits removal of tissue and organs posthumously unless an express objection is made by the person prior to the death. This paper examines the need for "presumed consent" and the jurisprudential arguments in support of it. The social contract theory and the sociological approach based on the principle of "common good" support this system. However, the ethical concerns raised while implementing such a system are debatable. It is for societies to evaluate the situation and make a choice between "ethics"and "common good". The answer may not be obvious in a country like India where religion may supersede the question of life and death. The paper critically assesses both the issues, and concludes that presumed consent may be a viable method of addressing the organ shortage in India. However, we need public discourse and public awareness to change people's attitude to this concept. PMID:19653591

  1. Opting out against defection leads to stable coexistence with cooperation

    PubMed Central

    Zhang, Bo-Yu; Fan, Song-Jia; Li, Cong; Zheng, Xiu-Deng; Bao, Jian-Zhang; Cressman, Ross; Tao, Yi

    2016-01-01

    Cooperation coexisting with defection is a common phenomenon in nature and human society. Previous studies for promoting cooperation based on kin selection, direct and indirect reciprocity, graph selection and group selection have provided conditions that cooperators outcompete defectors. However, a simple mechanism of the long-term stable coexistence of cooperation and defection is still lacking. To reveal the effect of direct reciprocity on the coexistence of cooperation and defection, we conducted a simple experiment based on the Prisoner’s Dilemma (PD) game, where the basic idea behind our experiment is that all players in a PD game should prefer a cooperator as an opponent. Our experimental and theoretical results show clearly that the strategies allowing opting out against defection are able to maintain this stable coexistence. PMID:27775099

  2. 12 CFR 222.27 - Renewal of opt-out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... provided jointly by multiple affiliates and each affiliate shares a common name, such as “ABC,” then the notice may indicate that it is being provided by multiple companies with the ABC name or multiple companies in the ABC group or family of companies, for example, by stating that the notice is provided...

  3. 12 CFR Appendix C to Part 717 - Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 6 2011-01-01 2011-01-01 false Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices C Appendix C to... FAIR CREDIT REPORTING Pt. 717, App. C Appendix C to Part 717—Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices a... the treatment of opt-outs by joint consumers to comply with § 717.23(a)(2) of this part. C-1Model...

  4. 12 CFR Appendix C to Part 571 - Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 6 2013-01-01 2012-01-01 true Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices C Appendix C to... REPORTING Pt. 571, App. C Appendix C to Part 571—Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices a. Although use of the... comply with § 571.23(a)(2) of this part. C-1Model Form for Initial Opt-out Notice...

  5. 12 CFR Appendix C to Part 571 - Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 5 2011-01-01 2011-01-01 false Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices C Appendix C to... REPORTING Pt. 571, App. C Appendix C to Part 571—Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices a. Although use of the... comply with § 571.23(a)(2) of this part. C-1Model Form for Initial Opt-out Notice...

  6. 12 CFR Appendix C to Part 41 - Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 1 2012-01-01 2012-01-01 false Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices C Appendix C to... Pt. 41, App. C Appendix C to Part 41—Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices a. Although use of the model... comply with § 41.23(a)(2) of this part. C-1 Model Form for Initial Opt-out Notice...

  7. 12 CFR Appendix C to Part 717 - Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 7 2013-01-01 2013-01-01 false Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices C Appendix C to... FAIR CREDIT REPORTING Pt. 717, App. C Appendix C to Part 717—Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices a... the treatment of opt-outs by joint consumers to comply with § 717.23(a)(2) of this part. C-1Model...

  8. 12 CFR Appendix C to Part 41 - Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 1 2010-01-01 2010-01-01 false Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices C Appendix C to... Pt. 41, App. C Appendix C to Part 41—Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices a. Although use of the model... comply with § 41.23(a)(2) of this part. C-1 Model Form for Initial Opt-out Notice...

  9. Author Affiliation Index: A New Approach to Marketing Journal Ranking

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Pan, Yue; Chen, Carl R.

    2011-01-01

    Previous research has adopted various methods to assess the relative quality of academic marketing journals. This study, as a replication and extension of Chen and Huang (2007), introduces the Author Affiliation Index (AAI) as an alternative approach to assessing marketing journal quality. The AAI is defined as the ratio of articles authored by…

  10. 12 CFR 571.27 - Renewal of opt-out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... and each affiliate shares a common name, such as “ABC,” then the notice may indicate that it is being provided by multiple companies with the ABC name or multiple companies in the ABC group or family of companies, for example, by stating that the notice is provided by “all of the ABC companies,” “the...

  11. 12 CFR 717.27 - Renewal of opt-out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... and each affiliate shares a common name, such as “ABC,” then the notice may indicate that it is being provided by multiple companies with the ABC name or multiple companies in the ABC group or family of companies, for example, by stating that the notice is provided by “all of the ABC companies,” “the...

  12. 12 CFR 334.27 - Renewal of opt-out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... and each affiliate shares a common name, such as “ABC,” then the notice may indicate that it is being provided by multiple companies with the ABC name or multiple companies in the ABC group or family of companies, for example, by stating that the notice is provided by “all of the ABC companies,” “the...

  13. 12 CFR 41.27 - Renewal of opt-out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... of a joint renewal notice from two or more members of an affiliated group of companies, or their... multiple companies with the ABC name or multiple companies in the ABC group or family of companies, for example, by stating that the notice is provided by “all of the ABC companies,” “the ABC banking,...

  14. 17 CFR 248.126 - Delivery of opt out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... electronic disclosures by e-mail from the affiliate providing the notice; or (4) Posts the notice on the... newspaper; (2) Sends the notice by e-mail to a consumer who has not agreed to receive electronic disclosures... be provided in compliance with either the electronic disclosure provisions in this subpart or...

  15. 17 CFR 248.126 - Delivery of opt out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ... address of the consumer; (3) Provides a notice by e-mail to a consumer who has agreed to receive electronic disclosures by e-mail from the affiliate providing the notice; or (4) Posts the notice on the... newspaper; (2) Sends the notice by e-mail to a consumer who has not agreed to receive electronic...

  16. 16 CFR Appendix A to Part 698 - Model Prescreen Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... 16 Commercial Practices 1 2011-01-01 2011-01-01 false Model Prescreen Opt-Out Notices A Appendix A to Part 698 Commercial Practices FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION THE FAIR CREDIT REPORTING ACT MODEL FORMS AND DISCLOSURES Pt. 698, App. A Appendix A to Part 698—Model Prescreen Opt-Out Notices In order...

  17. 16 CFR Appendix A to Part 698 - Model Prescreen Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... 16 Commercial Practices 1 2012-01-01 2012-01-01 false Model Prescreen Opt-Out Notices A Appendix A to Part 698 Commercial Practices FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION THE FAIR CREDIT REPORTING ACT MODEL FORMS AND DISCLOSURES Pt. 698, App. A Appendix A to Part 698—Model Prescreen Opt-Out Notices In order...

  18. 16 CFR Appendix A to Part 698 - Model Prescreen Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... 16 Commercial Practices 1 2013-01-01 2013-01-01 false Model Prescreen Opt-Out Notices A Appendix A to Part 698 Commercial Practices FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION THE FAIR CREDIT REPORTING ACT MODEL FORMS AND DISCLOSURES Pt. 698, App. A Appendix A to Part 698—Model Prescreen Opt-Out Notices In order...

  19. 16 CFR Appendix A to Part 698 - Model Prescreen Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... 16 Commercial Practices 1 2014-01-01 2014-01-01 false Model Prescreen Opt-Out Notices A Appendix A to Part 698 Commercial Practices FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION THE FAIR CREDIT REPORTING ACT MODEL FORMS AND DISCLOSURES Pt. 698, App. A Appendix A to Part 698—Model Prescreen Opt-Out Notices In order...

  20. 12 CFR Appendix C to Part 334 - Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 4 2010-01-01 2010-01-01 false Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices C Appendix C to Part 334 Banks and Banking FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION REGULATIONS AND STATEMENTS OF GENERAL POLICY FAIR CREDIT REPORTING Pt. 334, App. C Appendix C to Part 334—Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices...

  1. 16 CFR 680.25 - Reasonable and simple methods of opting out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... 16 Commercial Practices 1 2011-01-01 2011-01-01 false Reasonable and simple methods of opting out. 680.25 Section 680.25 Commercial Practices FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION THE FAIR CREDIT REPORTING ACT... check-off box in a prominent position on the opt-out form; (ii) Including a reply form and a...

  2. 12 CFR 717.23 - Contents of opt-out notice; consolidated and equivalent notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 6 2011-01-01 2011-01-01 false Contents of opt-out notice; consolidated and...; consolidated and equivalent notices. (a) Contents of opt-out notice. (1) In general. A notice must be clear... C of this part. (b) Coordinated and consolidated notices. A notice required by this subpart may...

  3. 12 CFR 717.23 - Contents of opt-out notice; consolidated and equivalent notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 6 2010-01-01 2010-01-01 false Contents of opt-out notice; consolidated and...; consolidated and equivalent notices. (a) Contents of opt-out notice. (1) In general. A notice must be clear... C of this part. (b) Coordinated and consolidated notices. A notice required by this subpart may...

  4. 12 CFR 334.23 - Contents of opt-out notice; consolidated and equivalent notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 4 2011-01-01 2011-01-01 false Contents of opt-out notice; consolidated and...-out notice; consolidated and equivalent notices. (a) Contents of opt-out notice. (1) In general. A...) Model notices. Model notices are provided in Appendix C of this part. (b) Coordinated and...

  5. 40 CFR 86.1707-99 - General provisions; opt-outs.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-07-01

    ... National LEV program, as set forth in 40 CFR part 86, subpart R. (b) Procedures for opt-outs—OTC states. To... following language: STATE hereby opts out of the voluntary National LEV program, as set forth in 40 CFR part... manufacturer until the opt-out has come into effect under paragraph (d)(1) of this section and EPA or...

  6. 40 CFR 86.1707-99 - General provisions; opt-outs.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-07-01

    ... following language: STATE hereby opts out of the voluntary National LEV program, as set forth in 40 CFR part... following language: XX COMPANY, its subsidiaries, successors and assigns hereby opt out of the voluntary National LEV program, as set forth in 40 CFR part 86, subpart R. (b) Procedures for opt-outs—OTC states....

  7. 40 CFR 86.1707-99 - General provisions; opt-outs.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-07-01

    ... following language: STATE hereby opts out of the voluntary National LEV program, as set forth in 40 CFR part... following language: XX COMPANY, its subsidiaries, successors and assigns hereby opt out of the voluntary National LEV program, as set forth in 40 CFR part 86, subpart R. (b) Procedures for opt-outs—OTC states....

  8. An ethical analysis of opt-out HIV screening for pregnant women.

    PubMed

    Wocial, Lucia D; Cox, Elaine G

    2013-07-01

    Critical advances in prevention of mother-to-child-transmission (MTCT) of the HIV in the perinatal period have changed practice recommendations for HIV screening for pregnant women. Using case studies we illustrate the ethical complexities and implications of opt-out HIV testing for pregnant women. Despite the potential for compromised informed consent, an opt-out HIV screening approach is ethically defensible.

  9. 47 CFR 10.280 - Subscribers' right to opt out of CMAS notifications.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-10-01

    ... 47 Telecommunication 1 2010-10-01 2010-10-01 false Subscribers' right to opt out of CMAS notifications. 10.280 Section 10.280 Telecommunication FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION GENERAL COMMERCIAL... to opt out of CMAS notifications. (a) CMS providers may provide their subscribers with the option...

  10. 47 CFR 10.280 - Subscribers' right to opt out of CMAS notifications.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-10-01

    ... 47 Telecommunication 1 2012-10-01 2012-10-01 false Subscribers' right to opt out of CMAS notifications. 10.280 Section 10.280 Telecommunication FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION GENERAL COMMERCIAL... to opt out of CMAS notifications. (a) CMS providers may provide their subscribers with the option...

  11. 47 CFR 10.280 - Subscribers' right to opt out of CMAS notifications.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-10-01

    ... 47 Telecommunication 1 2011-10-01 2011-10-01 false Subscribers' right to opt out of CMAS notifications. 10.280 Section 10.280 Telecommunication FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION GENERAL COMMERCIAL... to opt out of CMAS notifications. (a) CMS providers may provide their subscribers with the option...

  12. 12 CFR 334.25 - Reasonable and simple methods of opting out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 4 2010-01-01 2010-01-01 false Reasonable and simple methods of opting out... of opting out. (a) In general. You must not use eligibility information about a consumer that you... or processed at an Internet Web site, if the consumer agrees to the electronic delivery...

  13. 17 CFR 248.125 - Reasonable and simple methods of opting out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ... electronically mailed or processed at an Internet Web site, if the consumer agrees to the electronic delivery of... receives the opt out notice in electronic form only, such as through posting at an Internet Web site,...

  14. 12 CFR 40.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... engaged in providing insurance, and the Federal Trade Commission), self-regulatory organizations, or for... subsequently exercising the right to opt out of future disclosures of nonpublic personal information...

  15. 17 CFR 248.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... the Federal Trade Commission), self-regulatory organizations, or for an investigation on a matter... the right to opt out of future disclosures of nonpublic personal information as permitted under §...

  16. 17 CFR 248.125 - Reasonable and simple methods of opting out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... electronically mailed or processed at an Internet Web site, if the consumer agrees to the electronic delivery of... receives the opt out notice in electronic form only, such as through posting at an Internet Web site,...

  17. 12 CFR Appendix C to Part 1022 - Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 8 2013-01-01 2013-01-01 false Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices C Appendix C to...) Pt. 1022, App. C Appendix C to Part 1022—Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices a. Although use of the model forms is not required, use of the model forms in this appendix (as applicable) complies with...

  18. 12 CFR Appendix C to Part 334 - Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 5 2012-01-01 2012-01-01 false Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices C Appendix C to... POLICY FAIR CREDIT REPORTING Pt. 334, App. C Appendix C to Part 334—Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices a. Although use of the model forms is not required, use of the model forms in this Appendix (as...

  19. 12 CFR Appendix C to Part 717 - Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 7 2012-01-01 2012-01-01 false Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices C Appendix C to... FAIR CREDIT REPORTING Pt. 717, App. C Appendix C to Part 717—Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices a. Although use of the model forms is not required, use of the model forms in this appendix (as...

  20. 12 CFR Appendix C to Part 571 - Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 6 2012-01-01 2012-01-01 false Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices C Appendix C to... REPORTING Pt. 571, App. C Appendix C to Part 571—Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices a. Although use of the model forms is not required, use of the model forms in this Appendix (as applicable) complies with...

  1. 12 CFR Appendix C to Part 41 - Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 1 2013-01-01 2013-01-01 false Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices C Appendix C to... Pt. 41, App. C Appendix C to Part 41—Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices a. Although use of the model forms is not required, use of the model forms in this appendix (as applicable) complies with...

  2. 12 CFR Appendix C to Part 222 - Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 3 2011-01-01 2011-01-01 false Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices C Appendix C to... SYSTEM FAIR CREDIT REPORTING (REGULATION V) Pt. 222, App. C Appendix C to Part 222—Model Forms for Opt... of opt-outs by joint consumers to comply with § 222.23(a)(2) of this part. C-1Model Form for...

  3. 12 CFR Appendix C to Part 222 - Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 3 2010-01-01 2010-01-01 false Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices C Appendix C to Part 222 Banks and Banking FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM (CONTINUED) BOARD OF GOVERNORS OF THE FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM FAIR CREDIT REPORTING (REGULATION V) Pt. 222, App. C Appendix C to Part 222—Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices a. Although use of the...

  4. Routine Opt-Out HIV Testing Strategies in a Female Jail Setting: A Prospective Controlled Trial

    PubMed Central

    Kavasery, Ravi; Maru, Duncan Smith-Rohrberg; Cornman-Homonoff, Joshua; Sylla, Laurie N.; Smith, David; Altice, Frederick L.

    2009-01-01

    Background Ten million Americans enter jails annually. The objective was to evaluate new CDC guidelines for routine opt-out HIV testing and examine the optimal time to implement routine opt-out HIV testing among newly incarcerated jail detainees. Methods This prospective, controlled trial of routine opt-out HIV testing was conducted among 323 newly incarcerated female inmates in Connecticut's only women's jail. 323 sequential entrants to the women's jail over a five week period in August and September 2007 were assigned to be offered routine opt-out HIV testing at one of three points after incarceration: immediate (same day, n = 108), early (next day, n = 108), or delayed (7 days, n = 107). The primary outcome was the proportion of women in each group consenting to testing. Results Routine opt-out HIV testing was significantly highest (73%) among the early testing group compared to 55% for immediate and 50% for 7 days post-entry groups. Other factors significantly (p = 0.01) associated with being HIV tested were younger age and low likelihood of early release from jail based on bond value or type of charge for which women were arrested. Conclusions In this correctional facility, routine opt-out HIV testing in a jail setting was feasible, with highest rates of testing if performed the day after incarceration. Lower testing rates were seen with immediate testing, where there is a high prevalence of inability or unwillingness to test, and with delayed testing, where attrition from jail increases with each passing day. Trial Registration ClinicalTrials.gov NCT00624247 PMID:19946370

  5. Public attitudes towards opt-out testing for HIV in primary care: a qualitative study

    PubMed Central

    Glew, Simon; Pollard, Alex; Hughes, Leila; Llewellyn, Carrie

    2014-01-01

    Background The rate of new HIV infections in the UK continues to rise, with one-quarter of cases undiagnosed. Opt-out HIV testing — in which tests are routinely offered to all patients, with the offer to decline — have proved effective in antenatal care. Pilot studies of HIV opt-out testing at GP registration and acute medical admission to hospital have described service-level issues and the clinician’s perspective, but not the views of the general public. Aim To further understand the public’s perspective on opt-out testing for HIV in England. Design and setting Focus groups (n = 9) with a total of 54 participants in Brighton, England, where HIV prevalence is high. Method Quota sampling on sexual orientation, age, sex, and testing experience was applied to groups with high and low HIV prevalences, and analysed using framework analysis. Results Opt-out testing for HIV was acceptable. Testing on GP registration was regarded as a more appropriate setting than acute medical admission. Participants from groups in which HIV has a higher prevalence felt HIV testing required consideration that may not be possible during acute hospital admission. However, there was concern that screening would still be targeted at groups in which HIV prevalence is higher, based on clinicians’ judgement of patients’ behaviours, sexuality, or ethnicity. Conclusion The opt-out method of testing for HIV must be routinely offered to all who are eligible, to increase test uptake and to prevent communities feeling targeted. Any pressure to test is likely to be poorly received. Inaccurate concerns about medical records being shared with financial services are a disincentive to test. Primary care should be an active setting for opt-out HIV testing. PMID:24567618

  6. Rethinking HIV exceptionalism: the ethics of opt-out HIV testing in sub-Saharan Africa.

    PubMed

    April, Michael D

    2010-09-01

    Opt-out testing for the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) incorporates testing as a routine part of health care for all patients unless they refuse. The ethics of this approach to testing in sub-Saharan Africa is a source of controversy. Opt-out HIV testing is expected to improve survival by increasing case detection and thus linking more HIV-infected people to earlier treatment, provided there is effective patient follow-up and programme sustainability. At the population level, these benefits will likely outweigh the potential negative consequences of individuals experiencing HIV-related stigma. These justifications appeal to consequentialist moral theories that the acceptability of an action depends upon its outcomes. On the other hand, liberal moral theories state that the autonomy of individuals should always be protected unless restricting autonomy is necessary to protect the welfare of others. Opt-out consent may restrict autonomy and it is unclear whether it would benefit people other than those being tested. Yet, the doctrine of libertarian paternalism proposes that it is justifiable and desirable to use unobtrusive mechanisms to help individuals make choices to maximize their own welfare. Central to this idea are the premises featured by supporters of opt-out consent that individuals will not always make the best choices for their own welfare but they may be influenced to do so in ways that will not compromise their freedom of choice. Also important is the premise that all policies inevitably exert some such influence: opt-in consent encourages test refusal just as opt-out consent encourages acceptance. Based on these premises, opt-out testing may be an effective and ethically acceptable policy response to Africa's HIV epidemic.

  7. 47 CFR 10.280 - Subscribers' right to opt out of WEA notifications.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-10-01

    ... 47 Telecommunication 1 2013-10-01 2013-10-01 false Subscribers' right to opt out of WEA notifications. 10.280 Section 10.280 Telecommunication FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION GENERAL WIRELESS EMERGENCY ALERTS Election To Participate in Wireless Emergency Alerts System § 10.280 Subscribers' right...

  8. 47 CFR 10.280 - Subscribers' right to opt out of WEA notifications.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-10-01

    ... 47 Telecommunication 1 2014-10-01 2014-10-01 false Subscribers' right to opt out of WEA notifications. 10.280 Section 10.280 Telecommunication FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION GENERAL WIRELESS EMERGENCY ALERTS Election To Participate in Wireless Emergency Alerts System § 10.280 Subscribers' right...

  9. 5 CFR 894.404 - May I opt out of premium conversion?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... 5 Administrative Personnel 2 2014-01-01 2014-01-01 false May I opt out of premium conversion? 894.404 Section 894.404 Administrative Personnel OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT (CONTINUED) CIVIL SERVICE REGULATIONS (CONTINUED) FEDERAL EMPLOYEES DENTAL AND VISION INSURANCE PROGRAM Cost of Coverage § 894.404 May...

  10. 5 CFR 894.404 - May I opt out of premium conversion?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... 5 Administrative Personnel 2 2010-01-01 2010-01-01 false May I opt out of premium conversion? 894.404 Section 894.404 Administrative Personnel OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT (CONTINUED) CIVIL SERVICE REGULATIONS (CONTINUED) FEDERAL EMPLOYEES DENTAL AND VISION INSURANCE PROGRAM Cost of Coverage § 894.404 May...

  11. 5 CFR 894.404 - May I opt out of premium conversion?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... 5 Administrative Personnel 2 2011-01-01 2011-01-01 false May I opt out of premium conversion? 894.404 Section 894.404 Administrative Personnel OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT (CONTINUED) CIVIL SERVICE REGULATIONS (CONTINUED) FEDERAL EMPLOYEES DENTAL AND VISION INSURANCE PROGRAM Cost of Coverage § 894.404 May...

  12. 5 CFR 894.404 - May I opt out of premium conversion?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... 5 Administrative Personnel 2 2012-01-01 2012-01-01 false May I opt out of premium conversion? 894.404 Section 894.404 Administrative Personnel OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT (CONTINUED) CIVIL SERVICE REGULATIONS (CONTINUED) FEDERAL EMPLOYEES DENTAL AND VISION INSURANCE PROGRAM Cost of Coverage § 894.404 May...

  13. 5 CFR 894.404 - May I opt out of premium conversion?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... 5 Administrative Personnel 2 2013-01-01 2013-01-01 false May I opt out of premium conversion? 894.404 Section 894.404 Administrative Personnel OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT (CONTINUED) CIVIL SERVICE REGULATIONS (CONTINUED) FEDERAL EMPLOYEES DENTAL AND VISION INSURANCE PROGRAM Cost of Coverage § 894.404 May...

  14. Opt Out: Women with Children Leaving Mid-Level Student Affairs Positions

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Hebreard, Dana

    2010-01-01

    This phenomenological study is about the decision-making process of women with young children at the mid-level student affairs position who decide to opt out of their career for a minimum of one year, and for some, return to higher education. The study is based on interviews with 17 mid-level college administrators and mothers of young children,…

  15. Understanding Patients’ Perspectives on Opt-Out, Incentivized, and Mandatory HIV Testing

    PubMed Central

    Noland, Carey M; Vaughn, Nicole A; Sun, Sirena; Schlecht, Hans P

    2015-01-01

    Background Currently, widespread HIV testing is the best preventive action against further spread of the HIV epidemic. However, over 40% of the U.S. population has never been tested for HIV and 25% of those with HIV have never been tested. To increase testing rates, in 2006 the CDC advised healthcare settings to conduct testing on an opt-out basis. Methods Qualitative, semi-structured interviews with ten seropositive patients and ten seronegative were conducted to address the lack of studies investigating patients’ acceptance of and attitude towards this and more novel testing models, e.g. incentivized or anonymous mandatory testing. Participants were asked about their HIV testing history and attitudes towards opt-out, incentivized, and mandatory anonymous HIV testing. Results Major themes were identified using grounded theory data analysis. All participants were receptive to opt-out testing, and saw the removal of separate written consent as beneficial as long as patients were given the opportunity to consent in some form. Conclusion Ultimately, both mandatory and opt-out testing were equally indicated by participants as being the most effective testing model at increasing testing rates. A firm understanding of patients’ perspectives allows for development of effective HIV testing initiatives that are patient-sensitive and can substantially reduce HIV infection rates. PMID:26609294

  16. Opt-Outs: What Is Lost When Students Do Not Test. Issue Brief

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Croft, Michelle

    2015-01-01

    Scores on annual statewide achievement tests can provide parents, students, educators, and policymakers with valuable information--but only if students participate. This issue brief provides the background about recent increases in (and efforts to expand) the number of students opting out of statewide assessments, describes the information and…

  17. 12 CFR 573.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION Exceptions § 573.15 Other exceptions to notice and opt out... protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud, unauthorized transactions, claims, or other... accordance with the Right to Financial Privacy Act of 1978 (12 U.S.C. 3401 et seq.), to law...

  18. 17 CFR 248.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ... 17 Commodity and Securities Exchanges 3 2011-04-01 2011-04-01 false Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements. 248.15 Section 248.15 Commodity and Securities Exchanges SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION (CONTINUED) REGULATIONS S-P AND S-AM Regulation S-P: Privacy of Consumer Financial Information and Safeguarding Personal...

  19. 12 CFR 1016.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... requirements. 1016.15 Section 1016.15 Banks and Banking BUREAU OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION (REGULATION P) Exceptions § 1016.15 Other exceptions to notice and opt out... transaction; (ii) To protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud, unauthorized transactions,...

  20. 12 CFR 573.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION Exceptions § 573.15 Other exceptions to notice and opt out... protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud, unauthorized transactions, claims, or other... accordance with the Right to Financial Privacy Act of 1978 (12 U.S.C. 3401 et seq.), to law...

  1. 12 CFR 1016.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... requirements. 1016.15 Section 1016.15 Banks and Banking BUREAU OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION (REGULATION P) Exceptions § 1016.15 Other exceptions to notice and opt out... transaction; (ii) To protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud, unauthorized transactions,...

  2. 12 CFR 1016.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... requirements. 1016.15 Section 1016.15 Banks and Banking BUREAU OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION (REGULATION P) Exceptions § 1016.15 Other exceptions to notice and opt out... transaction; (ii) To protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud, unauthorized transactions,...

  3. 12 CFR 40.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION Exceptions § 40.15 Other exceptions to notice and opt out..., or transaction; (ii) To protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud, unauthorized... under other provisions of law and in accordance with the Right to Financial Privacy Act of 1978 (12...

  4. 12 CFR 332.9 - Delivering privacy and opt out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... GENERAL POLICY PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION Privacy and Opt Out Notices § 332.9 Delivering... not, however, reasonably expect that a consumer will receive actual notice of your privacy policies... advertisements of your privacy policies and practices; or (ii) Send the notice via electronic mail to a...

  5. 42 CFR 405.425 - Effects of opting-out of Medicare.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-10-01

    ... 42 Public Health 2 2010-10-01 2010-10-01 false Effects of opting-out of Medicare. 405.425 Section 405.425 Public Health CENTERS FOR MEDICARE & MEDICAID SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES MEDICARE PROGRAM FEDERAL HEALTH INSURANCE FOR THE AGED AND DISABLED Private Contracts §...

  6. 42 CFR 405.410 - Conditions for properly opting-out of Medicare.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-10-01

    ... 42 Public Health 2 2010-10-01 2010-10-01 false Conditions for properly opting-out of Medicare. 405.410 Section 405.410 Public Health CENTERS FOR MEDICARE & MEDICAID SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES MEDICARE PROGRAM FEDERAL HEALTH INSURANCE FOR THE AGED AND DISABLED Private...

  7. Opting out and Opting in: Understanding the Complexities of Women's Career Transitions

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Cabrera, Elizabeth F.

    2007-01-01

    Purpose: This study aims to explore the reasons why women are leaving the workplace. Are they opting out of the workforce to stay at home with their children as current media reports suggest, or are the reasons more complex as the Kaleidoscope Career Model (KCM) suggests? A second objective is to examine whether or not women's primary career…

  8. 76 FR 43879 - Business Affiliate Marketing and Disposal of Consumer Information Rules

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2011-07-22

    ... section and the affiliate marketing rule requirements are discussed in more detail below. \\1\\ See 75 FR... disposal rules adopted by the various Federal agencies, see 69 FR 68690 (Nov. 24, 2004) (FTC); 69 FR 77610, Dec. 28, 2004 (Banking Agencies); 73 FR 13692, Mar. 13, 2008 (SEC). For the affiliate marketing...

  9. What Do We Know about Explanations for Drop out/Opt out among Young People from STM Higher Education Programmes?

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Ulriksen, Lars; Madsen, Lene Moller; Holmegaard, Henriette T.

    2010-01-01

    In this paper we provide an overview of the literature on understandings of drop out/opt out from science, technology and mathematics (STM) higher education programmes. After outlining the literature on students leaving higher education programmes in general, we then explore the research on drop out/opt out from STM programmes in particular, with…

  10. Forum: Making Sense of the Opt-Out Movement: "Education Next" Talks with Scott Levy and Jonah Edelman

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Levy, Scott; Edelman, Jonah

    2016-01-01

    Over the past few years, students by the thousands have refused to take their state's standardized tests. This "opt-out" phenomenon has prompted debate in state legislatures and in Washington, putting states at risk of losing Title I funds. Advocates describe opt-out as a grassroots movement of parents concerned about overtesting,…

  11. Metaphors of organ donation, social representations of the body and the opt-out system.

    PubMed

    Lauri, Mary Anne

    2009-11-01

    Organ donation is the only available treatment for end-stage failure of organs such as liver, lung, and heart and therefore increasing the number of organ donors is a priority for most countries. One measure that could be taken by a country to increase the number of organ transplants is to introduce the opt-out system of organ donation. Public opinion is divided on this issue and policy makers need to tread with caution before introducing legislation. This paper proposes that understanding the social representations the public has of organ donation is important in taking the right policy decisions. We propose here that an in-depth study of the views held by people on the issue is essential in this regard and that this can best be done by investigating the metaphors people use to describe organ donation, interpreted within the theory of social representation. In this study, the social representations of organ donation were investigated through five focus groups with 57 participants living in Malta. Analysis of the transcriptions of these focus groups yielded pertinent issues related to organ donation. Moreover, metaphors of organ donations and how these were related to social representations of the body and attitudes towards the opt-out system are discussed. It is being suggested that these findings could be of relevance to the present discussion on the opt-out system in the UK and in other countries.

  12. [High time for wide application of an opting-out strategy for HIV testing].

    PubMed

    Dukers-Muijrers, N H T; Dukers-Muijrers, H T M; Heijman, R L J; van Leent, E J M; Coutinho, R A; Thiesbrummel, H F J; Fennema, J S A

    2007-12-01

    --Despite the current active HIV test policy, the effects of the former policy are still visible, i.e. a relatively low number of individuals that have ever been tested for HIV. --The number of HIV tests and knowledge of current HIV status has increased among visitors to the STI clinic in Amsterdam. --Nevertheless, anonymous HIV surveillance among visitors to the STI clinic shows that a considerable proportion of HIV-infected individuals (24% of men who have sex with men (MSM) and 80% of heterosexuals) are unaware of the infection. --A new opting-out strategy for HIV testing in STI clinics is recommended. --The opting-out strategy may also be applicable to other medical settings, especially those that treat target populations such as MSM, heterosexuals with STI-related symptoms, and persons originating from AIDS-endemic regions. --The opting-out system was initiated in the Amsterdam STI clinic in 2007 in order to further reduce the number of undiagnosed HIV infections.

  13. 17 CFR 270.17a-9 - Purchase of certain securities from a money market fund by an affiliate, or an affiliate of an...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... from a money market fund by an affiliate, or an affiliate of an affiliate. 270.17a-9 Section 270.17a-9..., INVESTMENT COMPANY ACT OF 1940 § 270.17a-9 Purchase of certain securities from a money market fund by an...-7) from an open-end investment company holding itself out as a “money market” fund shall be...

  14. Vanishing vaccinations: why are so many Americans opting out of vaccinating their children?

    PubMed

    Calandrillo, Steve P

    2004-01-01

    Vaccinations against life-threatening diseases are one of the greatest public health achievements in history. Literally millions of premature deaths have been prevented, and countless more children have been saved from disfiguring illness. While vaccinations carry unavoidable risks, the medical, social and economic benefits they confer have led all fifty states to enact compulsory childhood vaccination laws to stop the spread of preventable diseases. Today, however, vaccines are becoming a victim of their success--many individuals have never witnessed the debilitating diseases that vaccines protect against, allowing complacency toward immunization requirements to build. Antivaccination sentiment is growing fast in the United States, in large part due to the controversial and hotly disputed link between immunizations and autism. The internet worsens fears regarding vaccination safety, as at least a dozen websites publish alarming information about the risks of vaccines. Increasing numbers of parents are refusing immunizations for their children and seeking legally sanctioned exemptions instead, apparently fearing vaccines more than the underlying diseases that they protect against. A variety of factors are at play: religious and philosophical beliefs, freedom and individualism, misinformation about risk, and overperception of risk. State legislatures and health departments now face a difficult challenge: respecting individual rights and freedoms while also safeguarding the public welfare. Nearly all states allow vaccination exemptions for religious reasons and a growing number provide "philosophical" opt-outs as well. However, in all but a handful of jurisdictions, neither objection is seriously documented or verified. Often, the law requires a parent to do no more than simply check a box indicating she does not wish her child to receive immunizations. The problem is exacerbated by financial incentives schools have to encourage students to opt out of vaccinations

  15. Merely opting out of a public good is moralized: an error management approach to cooperation.

    PubMed

    Delton, Andrew W; Nemirow, Jason; Robertson, Theresa E; Cimino, Aldo; Cosmides, Leda

    2013-10-01

    People regularly free ride on collective benefits, consuming them without contributing to their creation. In response, free riders are often moralized, becoming targets of negative moral judgments, anger, ostracism, or punishment. Moralization can change free riders' behavior (e.g., encouraging them to contribute or discouraging them from taking future benefits) or it can motivate others, including moralizers, to avoid or exclude free riders; these effects of moralization are critical to sustaining human cooperation. Based on theories of error management and fundamental social domains from evolutionary psychology, we propose that the decision to moralize is a cue-driven process. One cue investigated in past work is observing a person illicitly consume collective benefits. Here, we test whether the mind uses a 2nd cue: merely opting out of contributing. Use of this cue creates a phenomenon of preventive moralization: moralization of people who have not yet exploited collective benefits but who might-or might not--in the future. We tested for preventive moralization across 9 studies using implicit and explicit measures of moralization, a behavioral measure of costly punishment, mediation analyses of the underlying processes, and a nationally representative sample of almost 1,000 U.S. adults. Results revealed that merely opting out of contributing to the creation of exploitable collective benefits--despite not actually exploiting collective benefits-elicited moralization. Results further showed that preventive moralization is not due to the moralization of selfishness or deviance but instead follows from the uncertainty inherent in moralization decisions. These results imply that even people who will never exploit collective benefits can nonetheless be targets of moralization. We discuss implications for social and political dynamics. PMID:23815233

  16. 12 CFR 41.23 - Contents of opt-out notice; consolidated and equivalent notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... provided by “all of the ABC companies,” “the ABC banking, credit card, insurance, and securities companies... card companies and the XYZ insurance companies” (ii) A list of the affiliates or types of affiliates... the notice is provided by “all of the ABC companies,” “the ABC banking, credit card, insurance,...

  17. 17 CFR 162.4 - Scope and duration of opt out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-04-01

    ...) A single continuing relationship or multiple continuing relationships that the consumer establishes... in a pool or to direct his or her account and he or she has not provided the covered affiliate with funds to participate in a pool or entered into any agreement with the covered affiliate to direct his...

  18. 12 CFR 571.23 - Contents of opt-out notice; consolidated and equivalent notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... notice is provided jointly by multiple affiliates and each affiliate shares a common name, such as “ABC,” then the notice may indicate that it is being provided by multiple companies with the ABC name or multiple companies in the ABC group or family of companies, for example, by stating that the notice...

  19. 16 CFR 680.23 - Contents of opt-out notice; consolidated and equivalent notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... provided jointly by multiple affiliates and each affiliate shares a common name, such as “ABC,” then the notice may indicate that it is being provided by multiple companies with the ABC name or multiple companies in the ABC group or family of companies, for example, by stating that the notice is provided...

  20. 16 CFR 680.22 - Scope and duration of opt-out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... your affiliate whereby you or your affiliate undertakes to arrange or broker a home mortgage loan for..., or traveler's checks in isolated transactions. (4) Menu of alternatives. A consumer may be given the opportunity to choose from a menu of alternatives when electing to prohibit solicitations, such as by...

  1. 16 CFR 680.22 - Scope and duration of opt-out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... your affiliate whereby you or your affiliate undertakes to arrange or broker a home mortgage loan for..., or traveler's checks in isolated transactions. (4) Menu of alternatives. A consumer may be given the opportunity to choose from a menu of alternatives when electing to prohibit solicitations, such as by...

  2. 17 CFR 248.122 - Scope and duration of opt out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... you or your affiliate whereby you or your affiliate undertakes to arrange or broker a home mortgage... the expectation of engaging in other transactions. (4) Menu of alternatives. A consumer may be given the opportunity to choose from a menu of alternatives when electing to prohibit solicitations, such...

  3. 12 CFR 334.26 - Delivery of opt-out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... to a consumer who has agreed to receive electronic disclosures by e-mail from the affiliate providing... consumer who has not agreed to receive electronic disclosures by e-mail from the affiliate providing the... the electronic disclosure provisions in this subpart or the provisions in section 101 of...

  4. 12 CFR 41.26 - Delivery of opt-out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... agreed to receive electronic disclosures by e-mail from the affiliate providing the notice; or (4) Posts... receive electronic disclosures by e-mail from the affiliate providing the notice; or (3) Posts the notice... provided electronically, the notice may be provided in compliance with either the electronic...

  5. Domestic uptake of green energy promoted by opt-out tariffs

    NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS)

    Ebeling, Felix; Lotz, Sebastian

    2015-09-01

    Motivating individuals to choose energy from sustainable sources over conventionally produced power constitutes one of the biggest policy challenges for societies. Here we present the results of a randomized controlled trial in Germany that tested the impact of default rules (that is, a type of `nudging’) on voluntary purchases of `green’ energy contracts that entirely stem from renewable resources. Setting the default choice to more expensive `green’ energy (that is, where consumers have to actively opt out if they do not want it) increased purchases of such nearly tenfold. Furthermore, county-level political preference for the green party uniquely predicted behaviour in the absence of the nudge, suggesting that default setting potentially overrules motivational aspects of green energy purchases. In follow-up experiments, we provide further evidence that the effect does not seem to be driven by unawareness. Summarizing, the present research provides an example of using behavioural science for climate change mitigation and shows alternatives to the use of subsidies or other economic incentives.

  6. 17 CFR 248.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ... 17 Commodity and Securities Exchanges 3 2011-04-01 2011-04-01 false Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions. 248.14 Section 248.14 Commodity and Securities Exchanges SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION (CONTINUED) REGULATIONS S-P AND S-AM Regulation S-P: Privacy of Consumer Financial Information...

  7. 75 FR 66018 - Business Affiliate Marketing and Disposal of Consumer Information Rules

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2010-10-27

    ... comparability. \\9\\ For the disposal rules adopted by the various Federal agencies, see 69 FR 68690 (Nov. 24, 2004) (FTC); 69 FR 77610 (Dec. 28, 2004) (Banking Agencies); 73 FR 13692 (Mar. 13, 2008) (SEC). For the affiliate marketing rules adopted by the various Federal agencies, see 72 FR 61424 (Oct. 31, 2007) (FTC);...

  8. 12 CFR 41.26 - Delivery of opt-out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... National Commerce Act, 15 U.S.C. 7001 et seq. (b) Examples of reasonable expectation of actual notice. A... the last known mailing address of the consumer; (3) Provides a notice by e-mail to a consumer who has agreed to receive electronic disclosures by e-mail from the affiliate providing the notice; or (4)...

  9. 12 CFR 334.23 - Contents of opt-out notice; consolidated and equivalent notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... equivalent notices. 334.23 Section 334.23 Banks and Banking FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION REGULATIONS... card, insurance, and securities companies,” or by listing the name of each affiliate providing the... companies” or by “the ABC banking and credit card companies and the XYZ insurance companies”; (ii) A list...

  10. 12 CFR Appendix C to Part 222 - Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... SYSTEM (CONTINUED) FAIR CREDIT REPORTING (REGULATION V) Pt. 222, App. C Appendix C to Part 222—Model... limitation a statement that the entity providing the notice recently purchased the consumer's account. 4... Model Form for Renewal Notice (Single-Affiliate Notice) C-4 Model Form for Renewal Notice (Joint...

  11. 12 CFR 41.22 - Scope and duration of opt-out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... its affiliate undertakes to arrange or broker a home mortgage loan for the consumer; (F) Enters into a..., airline tickets, travel insurance, or traveler's checks in isolated transactions. (4) Menu of alternatives. A consumer may be given the opportunity to choose from a menu of alternatives when electing...

  12. 12 CFR 334.22 - Scope and duration of opt-out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... affiliate undertakes to arrange or broker a home mortgage loan for the consumer; (F) Enters into a lease of... traveler's checks in isolated transactions. (4) Menu of alternatives. A consumer may be given the opportunity to choose from a menu of alternatives when electing to prohibit solicitations, such as by...

  13. 12 CFR 41.22 - Scope and duration of opt-out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... its affiliate undertakes to arrange or broker a home mortgage loan for the consumer; (F) Enters into a..., airline tickets, travel insurance, or traveler's checks in isolated transactions. (4) Menu of alternatives. A consumer may be given the opportunity to choose from a menu of alternatives when electing...

  14. 12 CFR 222.22 - Scope and duration of opt-out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... whereby you or your affiliate undertakes to arrange or broker a home mortgage loan for the consumer; (F... insurance, or traveler's checks in isolated transactions. (4) Menu of alternatives. A consumer may be given the opportunity to choose from a menu of alternatives when electing to prohibit solicitations, such...

  15. 12 CFR 222.22 - Scope and duration of opt-out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... whereby you or your affiliate undertakes to arrange or broker a home mortgage loan for the consumer; (F... insurance, or traveler's checks in isolated transactions. (4) Menu of alternatives. A consumer may be given the opportunity to choose from a menu of alternatives when electing to prohibit solicitations, such...

  16. 12 CFR 41.22 - Scope and duration of opt-out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... its affiliate undertakes to arrange or broker a home mortgage loan for the consumer; (F) Enters into a..., airline tickets, travel insurance, or traveler's checks in isolated transactions. (4) Menu of alternatives. A consumer may be given the opportunity to choose from a menu of alternatives when electing...

  17. 12 CFR 41.22 - Scope and duration of opt-out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... its affiliate undertakes to arrange or broker a home mortgage loan for the consumer; (F) Enters into a..., airline tickets, travel insurance, or traveler's checks in isolated transactions. (4) Menu of alternatives. A consumer may be given the opportunity to choose from a menu of alternatives when electing...

  18. 12 CFR 41.26 - Delivery of opt-out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... National Commerce Act, 15 U.S.C. 7001 et seq. (b) Examples of reasonable expectation of actual notice. A... the last known mailing address of the consumer; (3) Provides a notice by e-mail to a consumer who has agreed to receive electronic disclosures by e-mail from the affiliate providing the notice; or (4)...

  19. 16 CFR 680.26 - Delivery of opt-out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... or the provisions in section 101 of the Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act, 15... mailing address of the consumer; (3) Provides a notice by e-mail to a consumer who has agreed to receive electronic disclosures by e-mail from the affiliate providing the notice; or (4) Posts the notice on...

  20. 12 CFR 717.26 - Delivery of opt-out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... copy of the notice to the last known mailing address of the consumer; (3) Provides a notice by e-mail to a consumer who has agreed to receive electronic disclosures by e-mail from the affiliate providing... branch or office or generally publishes the notice in a newspaper; (2) Sends the notice via e-mail to...

  1. 12 CFR 571.26 - Delivery of opt-out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... the last known mailing address of the consumer; (3) Provides a notice by e-mail to a consumer who has agreed to receive electronic disclosures by e-mail from the affiliate providing the notice; or (4) Posts... publishes the notice in a newspaper; (2) Sends the notice via e-mail to a consumer who has not agreed...

  2. 12 CFR 334.26 - Delivery of opt-out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... copy of the notice to the last known mailing address of the consumer; (3) Provides a notice by e-mail to a consumer who has agreed to receive electronic disclosures by e-mail from the affiliate providing... branch or office or generally publishes the notice in a newspaper; (2) Sends the notice via e-mail to...

  3. 12 CFR 1022.26 - Delivery of opt-out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... the last known mailing address of the consumer; (3) Provides a notice by email to a consumer who has agreed to receive electronic disclosures by email from the affiliate providing the notice; or (4) Posts... notice in a newspaper; (2) Sends the notice via email to a consumer who has not agreed to...

  4. 12 CFR 1022.26 - Delivery of opt-out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... the last known mailing address of the consumer; (3) Provides a notice by email to a consumer who has agreed to receive electronic disclosures by email from the affiliate providing the notice; or (4) Posts... notice in a newspaper; (2) Sends the notice via email to a consumer who has not agreed to...

  5. 12 CFR 717.26 - Delivery of opt-out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... copy of the notice to the last known mailing address of the consumer; (3) Provides a notice by e-mail to a consumer who has agreed to receive electronic disclosures by e-mail from the affiliate providing... branch or office or generally publishes the notice in a newspaper; (2) Sends the notice via e-mail to...

  6. 16 CFR 680.26 - Delivery of opt-out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... mailing address of the consumer; (3) Provides a notice by e-mail to a consumer who has agreed to receive electronic disclosures by e-mail from the affiliate providing the notice; or (4) Posts the notice on the... newspaper; (2) Sends the notice via e-mail to a consumer who has not agreed to receive...

  7. 12 CFR 571.26 - Delivery of opt-out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... the last known mailing address of the consumer; (3) Provides a notice by e-mail to a consumer who has agreed to receive electronic disclosures by e-mail from the affiliate providing the notice; or (4) Posts... publishes the notice in a newspaper; (2) Sends the notice via e-mail to a consumer who has not agreed...

  8. 16 CFR 316.5 - Prohibition on charging a fee or imposing other requirements on recipients who wish to opt out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... 16 Commercial Practices 1 2014-01-01 2014-01-01 false Prohibition on charging a fee or imposing other requirements on recipients who wish to opt out. 316.5 Section 316.5 Commercial Practices FEDERAL... charging a fee or imposing other requirements on recipients who wish to opt out. Neither a sender nor...

  9. 16 CFR 316.5 - Prohibition on charging a fee or imposing other requirements on recipients who wish to opt out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... 16 Commercial Practices 1 2012-01-01 2012-01-01 false Prohibition on charging a fee or imposing other requirements on recipients who wish to opt out. 316.5 Section 316.5 Commercial Practices FEDERAL... charging a fee or imposing other requirements on recipients who wish to opt out. Neither a sender nor...

  10. 16 CFR 316.5 - Prohibition on charging a fee or imposing other requirements on recipients who wish to opt out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... 16 Commercial Practices 1 2013-01-01 2013-01-01 false Prohibition on charging a fee or imposing other requirements on recipients who wish to opt out. 316.5 Section 316.5 Commercial Practices FEDERAL... charging a fee or imposing other requirements on recipients who wish to opt out. Neither a sender nor...

  11. 12 CFR Appendix C to Part 717 - Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... credit score.” 2. Substituting other types of information for “income,” “account history,” or “credit score” for accuracy, such as “payment history,” “credit history,” “payoff status,” or “claims history... of affiliates covered by the notice for “credit card,” “insurance brokerage,” or...

  12. 12 CFR Appendix C to Part 571 - Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    .... Rearranging the order of the references to “your income,” “your account history,” and “your credit score.” 2. Substituting other types of information for “income,” “account history,” or “credit score” for accuracy, such... covered by the notice for “credit card,” “insurance,” or “securities” affiliates. 5. Omitting items...

  13. [Consent for the secondary use of human residual tissue: the patient is best served by an 'opting-out' procedure].

    PubMed

    Rebers, Susanne; van der Valk, Tessa; Meijer, Gerrit A; van Leeuwen, Floor E; Schmidt, Marjanka K

    2012-01-01

    In medical scientific research much use is made of human bodily material (residual tissue) which remains after treatment or diagnosis. Using this, relevant research questions can be answered. The way in which patients can consent to the secondary use of residual tissue is now formalised in a code of conduct, which allows such use unless the patient has objected to this use ('opting-out' procedure). A law is being formulated which will probably require the explicit permission of the patient for secondary use of residual tissue. It is expected that this requirement will lead to a lesser and more selective availability of residual tissue for research. Requesting explicit permission also means additional health care work. Patients demonstrate a preference for the 'opting-out' procedure, on condition that they are well informed about the use of the residual tissue. It is concluded that the interests of the patient are best served by the 'opting-out' procedure, provided that patients are well informed.

  14. Patient choice in opt-in, active choice, and opt-out HIV screening: randomized clinical trial

    PubMed Central

    Dow, William H; Kaplan, Beth C

    2016-01-01

    Study question What is the effect of default test offers—opt-in, opt-out, and active choice—on the likelihood of acceptance of an HIV test among patients receiving care in an emergency department? Methods This was a randomized clinical trial conducted in the emergency department of an urban teaching hospital and regional trauma center. Patients aged 13-64 years were randomized to opt-in, opt-out, and active choice HIV test offers. The primary outcome was HIV test acceptance percentage. The Denver Risk Score was used to categorize patients as being at low, intermediate, or high risk of HIV infection. Study answer and limitations 38.0% (611/1607) of patients in the opt-in testing group accepted an HIV test, compared with 51.3% (815/1628) in the active choice arm (difference 13.3%, 95% confidence interval 9.8% to 16.7%) and 65.9% (1031/1565) in the opt-out arm (difference 27.9%, 24.4% to 31.3%). Compared with active choice testing, opt-out testing led to a 14.6 (11.1 to 18.1) percentage point increase in test acceptance. Patients identified as being at intermediate and high risk were more likely to accept testing than were those at low risk in all arms (difference 6.4% (3.4% to 9.3%) for intermediate and 8.3% (3.3% to 13.4%) for high risk). The opt-out effect was significantly smaller among those reporting high risk behaviors, but the active choice effect did not significantly vary by level of reported risk behavior. Patients consented to inclusion in the study after being offered an HIV test, and inclusion varied slightly by treatment assignment. The study took place at a single county hospital in a city that is somewhat unique with respect to HIV testing; although the test acceptance percentages themselves might vary, a different pattern for opt-in versus active choice versus opt-out test schemes would not be expected. What this paper adds Active choice is a distinct test regimen, with test acceptance patterns that may best approximate patients’ true

  15. Opt-Out Panel Testing for HIV, Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C in an Urban Emergency Department: A Pilot Study

    PubMed Central

    O’Connell, Sarah; Lillis, Darren; Cotter, Aoife; O’Dea, Siobhan; Tuite, Helen; Fleming, Catherine; Crowley, Brendan; Fitzgerald, Ian; Dalby, Linda; Barry, Helen; Shields, Darragh; Norris, Suzanne; Plunkett, Patrick K.; Bergin, Colm

    2016-01-01

    Objectives Studies suggest 2 per 1000 people in Dublin are living with HIV, the level above which universal screening is advised. We aimed to assess the feasibility and acceptability of a universal opt-out HIV, Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C testing programme for Emergency Department patients and to describe the incidence and prevalence of blood-borne viruses in this population. Methods An opt-out ED blood borne virus screening programme was piloted from March 2014 to January 2015. Patients undergoing blood sampling during routine clinical care were offered HIV 1&2 antibody/antigen assay, HBV surface antigen and HCV antibody tests. Linkage to care where necessary was co-ordinated by the study team. New diagnosis and prevalence rates were defined as the new cases per 1000 tested and number of positive tests per 1000 tested respectively. Results Over 45 weeks of testing, of 10,000 patient visits, 8,839 individual patient samples were available for analysis following removal of duplicates. A sustained target uptake of >50% was obtained after week 3. 97(1.09%), 44(0.49%) and 447(5.05%) HIV, Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C tests were positive respectively. Of these, 7(0.08%), 20(0.22%) and 58(0.66%) were new diagnoses of HIV, Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C respectively. The new diagnosis rate for HIV, Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C was 0.8, 2.26 and 6.5 per 1000 and study prevalence for HIV, Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C was 11.0, 5.0 and 50.5 per 1000 respectively. Conclusions Opt-out blood borne viral screening was feasible and acceptable in an inner-city ED. Blood borne viral infections were prevalent in this population and newly diagnosed cases were diagnosed and linked to care. These results suggest widespread blood borne viral testing in differing clinical locations with differing population demographic risks may be warranted. PMID:26967517

  16. Implementation of the Peer-Led Team-Learning Instructional Model as a Stopgap Measure Improves Student Achievement for Students Opting out of Laboratory

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Snyder, Julia J.; Carter, B. Elijah; Wiles, Jason R.

    2015-01-01

    In entry-level university courses in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics fields, students participating in associated laboratory sessions generally do better than those who have no related lab classes. This is a problem when, for various reasons, not enough lab sections can be offered for students and/or when students opt out of…

  17. 16 CFR 316.5 - Prohibition on charging a fee or imposing other requirements on recipients who wish to opt out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... 16 Commercial Practices 1 2010-01-01 2010-01-01 false Prohibition on charging a fee or imposing other requirements on recipients who wish to opt out. 316.5 Section 316.5 Commercial Practices FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION REGULATIONS UNDER SPECIFIC ACTS OF CONGRESS CAN-SPAM RULE § 316.5 Prohibition...

  18. Improving Public Schools through the Dissent of Parents: Opting out of Tests, Demanding Alternative Curricula, Invoking Parent Trigger Laws, and Withdrawing Entirely

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Stitzlein, Sarah M.

    2015-01-01

    Some parents and caregivers, frustrated by low academic performance of their local school, emphasis on testing, or the content of the curriculum, have worked independently or formed parent groups to speak out and demand improvements. Parents and families enact solutions such as opting out of tests, developing alternative curricula, invoking parent…

  19. Does the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Recommendation of Opt-Out HIV Screening Impact the Effect of Stigma on HIV Test Acceptance?

    PubMed

    Mahajan, Anish P; Kinsler, Janni J; Cunningham, William E; James, Saloniki; Makam, Lakshmi; Manchanda, Rishi; Shapiro, Martin F; Sayles, Jennifer N

    2016-01-01

    HIV/AIDS-related stigma is a key factor impeding patient utilization of HIV testing services. To destigmatize HIV testing, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended an 'opt-out' screening strategy aimed at all patients in all clinical settings, regardless of HIV risk. This study assessed whether opt-out screening as compared to opt-in screening was associated with increased uptake of HIV testing among patients with HIV/AIDS-related stigma concerns. This study included 374 patients attending two Los Angeles ambulatory care clinics. Stigma items were grouped into three constructs: Blame/isolation, abandonment, and contagion. Individuals endorsing the blame/isolation subscale (AOR = 0.52; 95 % CI 0.29-0.92; p\\0.05) and abandonment subscale (AOR = 0.27; 95 % CI 0.13-0.59; p\\0.01) were significantly less likely to accept an HIV test. Additionally, the opt-out model did not counter the negative effects of stigma on HIV test acceptance. These findings indicate that stigma remains a barrier to HIV testing, regardless of the opt-out screening approach.

  20. Evolution/Creationism Controversy: Analysis of Past and Current Policies in Public Schools and the Practice of Allowing Students to Opt Out of Learning Evolution Concepts

    NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS)

    Speake, Jacquelyn Hoffmann

    2011-07-01

    Recent anti-evolution legislation, in the form of Academic Freedom bills, has been introduced in many state legislatures over the last three years. The language in the proposed Academic Freedom bills may allow different interpretations of what can be taught in the science classrooms, and possibly spur parents to take advantage of their perceived parental rights to request their child be opted-out of class when the scientific theory of evolution is taught. Five research questions guided the analysis of participant responses to questions and perception statements focusing on secondary school administrators' actions, perceptions, and awareness as they relate to their decision to allow or not allow a student to opt out of academics, specifically evolution, through the collection of data using a web-based survey. Opt out policies are typically invoked to excuse students from activities to which they or their parents may have religious objections (Scott & Branch, 2008). Florida statutes allow parents to opt out their child from human sexuality and animal dissection. The population consisted of 281 Florida public secondary school administrators, who were divided into two subgroups based on whether they have allowed or would allow a student to opt out of evolution, or have not allowed or would not allow a student to opt out of class when the scientific theory of evolution is taught. Results found that over 70% of the administrators who completed the survey have allowed or would allow parents to opt out their child from learning about the scientific theory of evolution. There was a significant relationship between the decision to allow opt out and the following variables: (a) Free and Reduced Lunch population, (b) grade level served, (c) support for teaching evolution and alternative theories, and (d) the perception that parent rights supersede state statute requiring students to learn evolution. In Florida, any scientific concept that is based on empirical evidence is

  1. Opt-Out HIV Testing of Inmates in North Carolina Prisons: Factors Associated with not Wanting a Test and not Knowing They Were Tested.

    PubMed

    Grodensky, Catherine A; Rosen, David L; Hino, Sayaka; Golin, Carol E; Wohl, David A

    2016-04-01

    Opt-out HIV testing is recommended for correctional settings but may occur without inmates' knowledge or against their wishes. Through surveying inmates receiving opt-out testing in a large prison system, we estimated the proportion unaware of being tested or not wanting a test, and associations [prevalence ratios (PRs)] with inmate characteristics. Of 871 tested, 11.8 % were unknowingly tested and 10.8 % had unwanted tests. Not attending an educational HIV course [PR = 2.34, 95 % confidence interval (CI) 1.47-3.74], lower HIV knowledge (PR = 0.95, 95 % CI 0.91-0.98), and thinking testing is not mandatory (PR = 9.84, 95 % CI 4.93-19.67) were associated with unawareness of testing. No prior incarcerations (PR = 1.59, 95 % CI 1.03-2.46) and not using crack/cocaine recently (PR = 2.37, 95 % CI 1.21-4.64) were associated with unwanted testing. Residence at specific facilities was associated with both outcomes. Increased assessment of inmate understanding and enhanced implementation are needed to ensure inmates receive full benefits of opt-out testing: being informed and tested according to their wishes.

  2. 17 CFR 248.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... Securities Exchanges SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION (CONTINUED) REGULATIONS S-P AND S-AM Regulation S-P... processing and servicing transactions at consumer's request. The requirements for initial notice in § 248.4(a... service providers and joint marketing, do not apply if you disclose nonpublic personal information...

  3. Joining or opting out of a Lotka-Volterra game between predators and prey: does the best strategy depend on modelling energy lost and gained?

    PubMed

    Staňková, Kateřina; Abate, Alessandro; Sabelis, Maurice W; Buša, Ján; You, Li

    2013-12-01

    Apart from interacting, prey and predators may also avoid each other by moving into refuges where they lack food, yet survive by switching to an energy-saving physiological state. Lotka-Volterra models of predator-prey interactions ignore this option. Therefore, we have modelled this game of 'joining versus opting out' by extending Lotka-Volterra models to include portions of populations not in interaction and with different energy dynamics. Given this setting, the prey's decisions to join or to opt out influence those of the predator and vice versa, causing the set of possible strategies to be complex and large. However, using game theory, we analysed and published two models showing (i) which strategies are best for the prey population given the predator's strategy, and (ii) which are best for prey and predator populations simultaneously. The predicted best strategies appear to match empirical observations on plant-inhabiting predator and prey mites. Here, we consider a plausible third model that does not take energy dynamics into account, but appears to yield contrasting predictions. This supports our assumption to extend Lotka-Volterra models with 'interaction-dependent' energy dynamics, but more work is required to prove that it is essential and that what is best for the population is also best for the individual.

  4. Attaining adequate consent for the use of electronic patient records: an opt-out strategy to reconcile individuals' rights and public benefit.

    PubMed

    Clark, Alexander M; Findlay, Iain N

    2005-11-01

    Electronic patient records (EPRs) hold great promise for improving patient care and public health. However, governments in Europe and North America have recently adopted legislation for the processing of personal data. In the United Kingdom there is a consensus that the Data Protection Act (1998) and the Human Rights Act (1998) have significant implications for the consent required for health data to be processed or passed. However, interpretations of these implications have been wide-with considerable differences apparent between regulatory bodies, government, researchers and practitioners. These arguments centre on the form of consent generally required to pass electronic personal data to health care personnel for use in decisions about the health care of populations or the individual, the circumstances in which different methods of consent are appropriate and the sufficiency of the public interest needed to counter the need for direct informed consent. To assist those developing EPRs or similar systems, we present the 'opt-out' consent strategy used for the implementation of the Coronary Heart Disease (CHD) Register developed as part of the Scottish Executive National CHD Demonstration Project. This strategy balanced the individual's right to consent with the public interest by taking all reasonable steps to inform residents about the potential direct and indirect purposes of the register, storage arrangements and types of individuals likely to access personal and anonymised data on the register. Simultaneously, the population was provided with easy and equally available opportunities to opt-out of inclusion.

  5. Joining or opting out of a Lotka-Volterra game between predators and prey: does the best strategy depend on modelling energy lost and gained?

    PubMed

    Staňková, Kateřina; Abate, Alessandro; Sabelis, Maurice W; Buša, Ján; You, Li

    2013-12-01

    Apart from interacting, prey and predators may also avoid each other by moving into refuges where they lack food, yet survive by switching to an energy-saving physiological state. Lotka-Volterra models of predator-prey interactions ignore this option. Therefore, we have modelled this game of 'joining versus opting out' by extending Lotka-Volterra models to include portions of populations not in interaction and with different energy dynamics. Given this setting, the prey's decisions to join or to opt out influence those of the predator and vice versa, causing the set of possible strategies to be complex and large. However, using game theory, we analysed and published two models showing (i) which strategies are best for the prey population given the predator's strategy, and (ii) which are best for prey and predator populations simultaneously. The predicted best strategies appear to match empirical observations on plant-inhabiting predator and prey mites. Here, we consider a plausible third model that does not take energy dynamics into account, but appears to yield contrasting predictions. This supports our assumption to extend Lotka-Volterra models with 'interaction-dependent' energy dynamics, but more work is required to prove that it is essential and that what is best for the population is also best for the individual. PMID:24516720

  6. Opting Out and Leaning In: The Life Course Employment Profiles of Early Baby Boom Women in the United States.

    PubMed

    García-Manglano, Javier

    2015-12-01

    Most literature on female employment focuses on the intersection between women's labor supply and family events such as marriage, divorce, or childbearing. Even when using longitudinal data and methods, most studies estimate average net effects over time and assume homogeneity among women. Less is known about diversity in women's cumulative work patterns over the long run. Using group-based trajectory analysis, I model the employment trajectories of early Baby Boom women in the United States from ages 20 to 54. I find that women in this cohort can be classified in four ideal-type groups: those who were consistently detached from the labor force (21 %), those who gradually increased their market attachment (27 %), those who worked intensely in young adulthood but dropped out of the workforce after midlife (13 %), and those who were steadily employed across midlife (40 %). I then explore a variety of traits associated with membership in each of these groups. I find that (1) the timing of family events (marriage, fertility) helps to distinguish between groups with weak or strong attachment to the labor force in early adulthood; (2) external constraints (workplace discrimination, husband's opposition to wife's work, ill health) explain membership in groups that experienced work trajectory reversals; and (3) individual preferences influence labor supply across women's life course. This analysis reveals a high degree of complexity in women's lifetime working patterns, highlighting the need to understand women's labor supply as a fluid process. PMID:26489959

  7. Implementation of the peer-led team-learning instructional model as a stopgap measure improves student achievement for students opting out of laboratory.

    PubMed

    Snyder, Julia J; Carter, B Elijah; Wiles, Jason R

    2015-03-01

    In entry-level university courses in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics fields, students participating in associated laboratory sessions generally do better than those who have no related lab classes. This is a problem when, for various reasons, not enough lab sections can be offered for students and/or when students opt out of optional available lab courses. Faced with such a situation, this study evaluated the efficacy of the peer-led team-learning (PLTL) instructional model as a potential method for narrowing the achievement gap among undergraduate students electing not to enroll in an optional laboratory component of an introductory biology course. In peer-led workshops, small groups of students participated in solving problems and other activities that encouraged active learning. Students led by peer leaders attained significantly higher exam and final course grades in introductory biology than comparable students not participating in PLTL. Among the introductory biology students who opted not to enroll in the optional lab course, those who participated in PLTL averaged more than a letter grade higher than those who did not. This difference was statistically significant, and the PLTL workshops almost entirely closed the achievement gap in lecture exam and final grades for students who did not take the lab. PMID:25673354

  8. Impact of a Routine, Opt-Out HIV Testing Program on HIV Testing and Case Detection in North Carolina Sexually-Transmitted Disease Clinics

    PubMed Central

    Klein, Pamela W.; Messer, Lynne C.; Myers, Evan R.; Weber, David J.; Leone, Peter A.; Miller, William C.

    2016-01-01

    The impact of routine, opt-out HIV testing programs in clinical settings is inconclusive. The objective of this study was to estimate the impact of an expanded, routine HIV testing program in North Carolina sexually transmitted disease (STD) clinics on HIV testing and case detection. Adults aged 18–64 who received an HIV test in a North Carolina STD clinic July 1, 2005 through June 30, 2011 were included in this analysis, dichotomized at the date of implementation on November 1, 2007. HIV testing and case detection counts and rates were analyzed using interrupted time series analysis, and Poisson and multilevel logistic regression. Pre-intervention, 426 new HIV-infected cases were identified from 128,029 tests (0.33%), whereas 816 new HIV-infected cases were found from 274,745 tests post-intervention (0.30%). Pre-intervention, HIV testing increased by 55 tests per month (95% confidence interval [CI]: 41, 72), but only 34 tests per month (95% CI: 26, 42) post-intervention. Increases in HIV testing rates were most pronounced in females and non-Hispanic whites. A slight pre-intervention decline in case detection was mitigated by the intervention (mean difference [MD]=0.01; 95% CI: −0.02, 0.05). Increases in case detection rates were observed among females and non-Hispanic blacks. The impact of a routine HIV screening in North Carolina STD clinics was marginal, with the greatest benefit among persons not traditionally targeted for HIV testing. The use of a pre-intervention comparison period identified important temporal trends that otherwise would have been ignored. PMID:24825338

  9. 18 CFR 35.39 - Affiliate restrictions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-04-01

    ... Sales of Electric Energy, Capacity and Ancillary Services at Market-Based Rates § 35.39 Affiliate... authority, the conditions provided in this section, including the restriction on affiliate sales of electric... the Seller's market-based rate tariff. (b) Restriction on affiliate sales of electric energy...

  10. 18 CFR 35.39 - Affiliate restrictions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-04-01

    ... Sales of Electric Energy, Capacity and Ancillary Services at Market-Based Rates § 35.39 Affiliate... authority, the conditions provided in this section, including the restriction on affiliate sales of electric... the Seller's market-based rate tariff. (b) Restriction on affiliate sales of electric energy...

  11. 18 CFR 35.39 - Affiliate restrictions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-04-01

    ... Sales of Electric Energy, Capacity and Ancillary Services at Market-Based Rates § 35.39 Affiliate... authority, the conditions provided in this section, including the restriction on affiliate sales of electric... the Seller's market-based rate tariff. (b) Restriction on affiliate sales of electric energy...

  12. 77 FR 3019 - Self-Regulatory Organizations; The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC; Notice of Filing and Immediate...

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2012-01-20

    ... Opt Out of the Automated Quote Management Service January 13, 2012. Pursuant to Section 19(b)(1) of... allow Exchange market makers to opt out of the Automated Quote Management service. Automated Quote... Automated Quote Management service provided under Rules 4613(a)(2)(F) and (G).\\3\\ The Automated...

  13. Evaluation of Routine HIV Opt-Out Screening and Continuum of Care Services Following Entry into Eight Prison Reception Centers--California, 2012.

    PubMed

    Lucas, Kimberley D; Eckert, Valorie; Behrends, Czarina N; Wheeler, Charlotte; MacGowan, Robin J; Mohle-Boetani, Janet C

    2016-02-26

    Early diagnosis of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection and initiation of antiretroviral treatment (ART) improves health outcomes and prevents HIV transmission. Before 2010, HIV testing was available to inmates in the California state prison system upon request. In 2010, the California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS) integrated HIV opt-out screening into the health assessment for inmates entering California state prisons. Under this system, a medical care provider informs the inmate that an HIV test is routinely done, along with screening for sexually transmitted, communicable, and vaccine-preventable diseases, unless the inmate specifically declines the test. During 2012-2013, CCHCS, the California Department of Public Health, and CDC evaluated HIV screening, rates of new diagnoses, linkage to and retention in care, ART response, and post-release linkage to care among California prison inmates. All prison inmates are processed through one of eight specialized reception center facilities, where they undergo a comprehensive evaluation of their medical needs, mental health, and custody requirements for placement in one of 35 state prisons. Among 17,436 inmates who entered a reception center during April-September 2012, 77% were screened for HIV infection; 135 (1%) tested positive, including 10 (0.1%) with newly diagnosed infections. Among the 135 HIV-positive patient-inmates, 134 (99%) were linked to care within 90 days of diagnosis, including 122 (91%) who initiated ART. Among 83 who initiated ART and remained incarcerated through July 2013, 81 (98%) continued ART; 71 (88%) achieved viral suppression (<200 HIV RNA copies/mL). Thirty-nine patient-inmates were released on ART; 12 of 14 who were linked to care within 30 days of release were virally suppressed at that time. Only one of nine persons with a viral load test conducted between 91 days and 1 year post-release had viral suppression. Although high rates of viral suppression were achieved in

  14. Evaluation of Routine HIV Opt-Out Screening and Continuum of Care Services Following Entry into Eight Prison Reception Centers--California, 2012.

    PubMed

    Lucas, Kimberley D; Eckert, Valorie; Behrends, Czarina N; Wheeler, Charlotte; MacGowan, Robin J; Mohle-Boetani, Janet C

    2016-02-26

    Early diagnosis of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection and initiation of antiretroviral treatment (ART) improves health outcomes and prevents HIV transmission. Before 2010, HIV testing was available to inmates in the California state prison system upon request. In 2010, the California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS) integrated HIV opt-out screening into the health assessment for inmates entering California state prisons. Under this system, a medical care provider informs the inmate that an HIV test is routinely done, along with screening for sexually transmitted, communicable, and vaccine-preventable diseases, unless the inmate specifically declines the test. During 2012-2013, CCHCS, the California Department of Public Health, and CDC evaluated HIV screening, rates of new diagnoses, linkage to and retention in care, ART response, and post-release linkage to care among California prison inmates. All prison inmates are processed through one of eight specialized reception center facilities, where they undergo a comprehensive evaluation of their medical needs, mental health, and custody requirements for placement in one of 35 state prisons. Among 17,436 inmates who entered a reception center during April-September 2012, 77% were screened for HIV infection; 135 (1%) tested positive, including 10 (0.1%) with newly diagnosed infections. Among the 135 HIV-positive patient-inmates, 134 (99%) were linked to care within 90 days of diagnosis, including 122 (91%) who initiated ART. Among 83 who initiated ART and remained incarcerated through July 2013, 81 (98%) continued ART; 71 (88%) achieved viral suppression (<200 HIV RNA copies/mL). Thirty-nine patient-inmates were released on ART; 12 of 14 who were linked to care within 30 days of release were virally suppressed at that time. Only one of nine persons with a viral load test conducted between 91 days and 1 year post-release had viral suppression. Although high rates of viral suppression were achieved in

  15. 18 CFR 35.39 - Affiliate restrictions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... Sales of Electric Energy, Capacity and Ancillary Services at Market-Based Rates § 35.39 Affiliate... the Seller's market-based rate tariff. (b) Restriction on affiliate sales of electric energy or... electric energy or capacity may be made between a franchised public utility with captive customers and...

  16. 18 CFR 35.39 - Affiliate restrictions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ... Sales of Electric Energy, Capacity and Ancillary Services at Market-Based Rates § 35.39 Affiliate... the Seller's market-based rate tariff. (b) Restriction on affiliate sales of electric energy or... electric energy or capacity may be made between a franchised public utility with captive customers and...

  17. 7 CFR 983.3 - Affiliation.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... 7 Agriculture 8 2012-01-01 2012-01-01 false Affiliation. 983.3 Section 983.3 Agriculture Regulations of the Department of Agriculture (Continued) AGRICULTURAL MARKETING SERVICE (Marketing Agreements and Orders; Fruits, Vegetables, Nuts), DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PISTACHIOS GROWN IN...

  18. 7 CFR 983.3 - Affiliation.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... 7 Agriculture 8 2014-01-01 2014-01-01 false Affiliation. 983.3 Section 983.3 Agriculture Regulations of the Department of Agriculture (Continued) AGRICULTURAL MARKETING SERVICE (MARKETING AGREEMENTS AND ORDERS; FRUITS, VEGETABLES, NUTS), DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PISTACHIOS GROWN IN...

  19. 7 CFR 983.3 - Affiliation.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... 7 Agriculture 8 2011-01-01 2011-01-01 false Affiliation. 983.3 Section 983.3 Agriculture Regulations of the Department of Agriculture (Continued) AGRICULTURAL MARKETING SERVICE (Marketing Agreements and Orders; Fruits, Vegetables, Nuts), DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PISTACHIOS GROWN IN...

  20. 7 CFR 983.3 - Affiliation.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... 7 Agriculture 8 2013-01-01 2013-01-01 false Affiliation. 983.3 Section 983.3 Agriculture Regulations of the Department of Agriculture (Continued) AGRICULTURAL MARKETING SERVICE (MARKETING AGREEMENTS AND ORDERS; FRUITS, VEGETABLES, NUTS), DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE PISTACHIOS GROWN IN...

  1. Urban-rural hospital affiliations: assessing control, fit, and stakeholder issues strategically.

    PubMed

    Savage, G T; Blair, J D; Benson, M J; Hale, B

    1992-01-01

    Urban-rural hospital affiliations are an outgrowth of both the external pressures on rural hospitals to survive and the need for urban hospitals to maintain or increase their share of the tertiary referral market. This article discusses the significant role of stakeholders in these affiliations, develops a fourfold typology of urban-rural hospital affiliations based on the notions of organizational control and fit, suggests four generic strategies for forming affiliations, and analyzes four actual cases of affiliation.

  2. Incorrect author affiliation.

    PubMed

    2015-05-01

    Incorrect Author Affiliation: In the article titled “Effect of Human Papillomavirus on Patterns of Distant Metastatic Failure in Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma Treated With Chemoradiotherapy,”published online March 5, 2015, and also in this issue of JAMA Otolaryngology–Head & Neck Surgery (doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2015 .136), the Author Affiliations were incorrect. That section should have been given as follows: "Author Affiliations: Head and Neck Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio (Trosman, Lamarre, Scharpf, Khan, Lorenz, Burkey); Department of Radiation Oncology, Taussig Cancer Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio (Koyfman,Ward, Greskovich); Department of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery, Rush University, Chicago, Illinois (Al-Khudari); Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology,Taussig Cancer Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio (Nwizu, Adelstein)." This article was corrected online and in print.

  3. 18 CFR 35.44 - Protections against affiliate cross-subsidization.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... affiliate cross-subsidization. (a) Restriction on affiliate sales of electric energy. No wholesale sale of electric energy may be made between a franchised public utility with captive customers and a market... affiliate cross-subsidization. 35.44 Section 35.44 Conservation of Power and Water Resources FEDERAL...

  4. Strengthening an affiliation without a merger.

    PubMed

    Hegwer, Laura Ramos

    2015-04-01

    Froedtert Health and the Medical College of Wisconsin have created a shared governance structure with joint committees focused on value, IT, marketing, strategic planning, and other areas. A new funds-flow model shifts a percentage of the health system's bottom line to the medical college to support physician recruitment,joint initiatives, academic programs, and a strategic reserve. The strengthened affiliation has enhanced the ability of the organizations to engage in accountable care and population health initiatives, among other benefits.

  5. Strengthening an affiliation without a merger.

    PubMed

    Hegwer, Laura Ramos

    2015-04-01

    Froedtert Health and the Medical College of Wisconsin have created a shared governance structure with joint committees focused on value, IT, marketing, strategic planning, and other areas. A new funds-flow model shifts a percentage of the health system's bottom line to the medical college to support physician recruitment,joint initiatives, academic programs, and a strategic reserve. The strengthened affiliation has enhanced the ability of the organizations to engage in accountable care and population health initiatives, among other benefits. PMID:26665524

  6. Hospital–Physician Affiliations and Patient Treatments, Expenditures, and Outcomes

    PubMed Central

    Madison, Kristin

    2004-01-01

    Objective To determine the relationship between hospital–physician affiliations and the treatments, expenditures, and outcomes of patients. Data Sources Sources include the Medicare Provider Analysis and Review dataset, the American Hospital Association (AHA) Annual Survey, and the Area Resource File (ARF). Study Design A multivariate regression analysis of the relationship between hospital–physician affiliations (such as physician–hospital organizations [PHOs] or salaried employment) and the treatment of Medicare patients with a diagnosis of acute myocardial infarction admitted to general medical-surgical hospitals between 1994 and 1998. Dependent variables include whether the patient received a catheterization or angioplasty or bypass surgery; whether a patient was readmitted, or died within 90 days of initial admission; and expenditures. Independent variables include patient, admission hospital, and market characteristics, as well as hospital and year fixed effects. Principal Findings The integrated salary model form of hospital–physician affiliation is associated with slightly higher procedure rates, and higher patient expenditures. At the same time, there is little evidence that hospital–physician affiliations in the aggregate have had any measurable impact on patient treatment or outcomes. Conclusions The limited effect of hospital–physician affiliations on patient outcomes is consistent with previous research showing that affiliations have not much changed the nature of health care delivery. However, the finding that the integrated salary model is associated with higher treatment intensity suggests that affiliations may have had some impact on patients, and could have more in the future. PMID:15032954

  7. 24 CFR 242.66 - Affiliate transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-04-01

    ... § 242.66 Affiliate transactions. Transactions with affiliates that are arms-length are permitted as specified in the Regulatory Agreement. Transactions with affiliates that are not arms-length are...

  8. 24 CFR 242.66 - Affiliate transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... § 242.66 Affiliate transactions. Transactions with affiliates that are arms-length are permitted as specified in the Regulatory Agreement. Transactions with affiliates that are not arms-length are...

  9. 24 CFR 242.66 - Affiliate transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-04-01

    ... § 242.66 Affiliate transactions. Transactions with affiliates that are arms-length are permitted as specified in the Regulatory Agreement. Transactions with affiliates that are not arms-length are...

  10. 24 CFR 242.66 - Affiliate transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ... § 242.66 Affiliate transactions. Transactions with affiliates that are arms-length are permitted as specified in the Regulatory Agreement. Transactions with affiliates that are not arms-length are...

  11. 17 CFR 248.124 - Reasonable opportunity to opt out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ... Internet Web site at which the consumer has obtained a product or service. The consumer acknowledges... the time of an electronic transaction, such as a transaction conducted on an Internet Web site....

  12. 16 CFR 642.3 - Prescreen opt-out notice.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... statement, consisting of a short portion and a long portion, which shall be in the same language as the... page and in a format so that the statement is distinct from other text, such as inside a border;...

  13. Young Children's Decisions about Research Participation: Opting out

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Dockett, Sue; Einarsdottir, Johanna; Perry, Bob

    2012-01-01

    Participatory approaches to engaging in research with young children place a great deal of emphasis on children's rights to choose whether or not they wish to be involved. A number of recent studies have reported a range of strategies both to inform children of their research rights and to establish options for checking children's understanding of…

  14. 16 CFR 680.27 - Renewal of opt-out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ..., such as “ABC,” then the notice may indicate that it is being provided by multiple companies with the ABC name or multiple companies in the ABC group or family of companies, for example, by stating that the notice is provided by “all of the ABC companies,” “the ABC banking, credit card, insurance,...

  15. The Right To Opt Out of Support for Public Education.

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Jefferson, Anne L.

    In Canada, the Provincial Ministries of Education had mandated that everyone financially support education through property taxes. The rate of support is tied to property ownership, whether or not a family has a child enrolled in the education system, or is being educated through home-schooling, private schooling, or by other allowable means. On…

  16. Opting Out and Buying Out: Wives' Earnings and Housework Time

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Killewald, Alexandra

    2011-01-01

    It has been proposed that the negative association between wives' earnings and their time in housework is due to greater outsourcing of household labor by households with high-earning wives, but this hypothesis has not been tested directly. In a sample of dual-earner married couples in the Consumption and Activities Mail Survey of the Health and…

  17. Opting Out: Losing the Potential of America's Young Black Elite

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Beasley, Maya A.

    2011-01-01

    Why has the large income gap between blacks and whites persisted for decades after the passage of civil rights legislation? More specifically, why do African Americans remain substantially underrepresented in the highest-paying professions, such as science, engineering, information technology, and finance? A sophisticated study of racial…

  18. Lean in or Opt Out: Career Pathways of Academic Women

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Eddy, Pamela L.; Ward, Kelly

    2015-01-01

    Casual observers of academic environments might conclude that women's problems in higher education have been resolved. Colleges enroll more women than men on an overall basis. There is gender parity in entry-level faculty hires, and the number of women in senior administrative positions continues to rise. A closer look however at the work, lives,…

  19. Preferred Attachment in Affiliation Networks

    NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS)

    Bloznelis, Mindaugas; Götze, Friedrich

    2014-08-01

    Vertices of an affiliation network are linked to attributes and two vertices are declared adjacent whenever they share a common attribute. For example, two customers of an internet shop (or video-sharing website) are called adjacent if they have purchased (or downloaded) the same or similar items. Assuming that each newly arrived customer is linked preferentially to already popular items we obtain a preferred attachment affiliation network that evolves in time. We show that the fraction of customers having neighbours scales as for large . Here is the ratio between the two intensities: intensity of the flow of customers and that of the newly arriving items.

  20. Marketing.

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Doyle, Peter

    1987-01-01

    Explores the role of marketing in the modern firm and the key tasks of marketing management. Defines the term "marketing" and discusses it as an economic concept. Discusses three key marketing principals. (RKM)

  1. 34 CFR 85.905 - Affiliate.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-07-01

    ... 34 Education 1 2010-07-01 2010-07-01 false Affiliate. 85.905 Section 85.905 Education Office of the Secretary, Department of Education GOVERNMENTWIDE DEBARMENT AND SUSPENSION (NONPROCUREMENT) Definitions § 85.905 Affiliate. Persons are affiliates of each other if, directly or indirectly, either...

  2. 7 CFR 12.8 - Affiliated persons.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... 7 Agriculture 1 2012-01-01 2012-01-01 false Affiliated persons. 12.8 Section 12.8 Agriculture Office of the Secretary of Agriculture HIGHLY ERODIBLE LAND AND WETLAND CONSERVATION General Provisions § 12.8 Affiliated persons. (a) Ineligibility of affiliated persons. Ineligibility of an individual...

  3. 7 CFR 12.8 - Affiliated persons.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... 7 Agriculture 1 2013-01-01 2013-01-01 false Affiliated persons. 12.8 Section 12.8 Agriculture Office of the Secretary of Agriculture HIGHLY ERODIBLE LAND AND WETLAND CONSERVATION General Provisions § 12.8 Affiliated persons. (a) Ineligibility of affiliated persons. Ineligibility of an individual...

  4. 7 CFR 12.8 - Affiliated persons.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... 7 Agriculture 1 2011-01-01 2011-01-01 false Affiliated persons. 12.8 Section 12.8 Agriculture Office of the Secretary of Agriculture HIGHLY ERODIBLE LAND AND WETLAND CONSERVATION General Provisions § 12.8 Affiliated persons. (a) Ineligibility of affiliated persons. Ineligibility of an individual...

  5. 7 CFR 12.8 - Affiliated persons.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... 7 Agriculture 1 2014-01-01 2014-01-01 false Affiliated persons. 12.8 Section 12.8 Agriculture Office of the Secretary of Agriculture HIGHLY ERODIBLE LAND AND WETLAND CONSERVATION General Provisions § 12.8 Affiliated persons. (a) Ineligibility of affiliated persons. Ineligibility of an individual...

  6. Hospital affiliations, co-branding, and consumer impact.

    PubMed

    Gombeski, William R; Claypool, Joe O; Karpf, Michael; Britt, Jason; Birdwhistell, Mark; Riggs, Karen; Wray, Tanya; Taylor, Jan

    2014-01-01

    Alliances, affiliations, and partnerships continue to grow as one way for health care organizations to better serve their customers and compete with other organizations and networks. These organizational relationships are often promoted through co-branding joint programs and services. A study of consumers was conducted and shows that these organizational relationships positively affect consumer future behavior and benefit the organizations involved. Most importantly, the benefits of these organizational relationships grow as familiarity and understanding of the "new" partner in the market increases.

  7. Imagecube: an astropy affiliated package

    NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS)

    Lianou, S.; Barmby, P.; Taylor, J.

    2013-09-01

    Astropy is a community python library for astronomy. Imagecube has been developed as an astropy affiliated package for processing multiwavelength (spectro)-imaging. This module automates tedious steps of image processing and analysis and delivers a science-ready image datacube. The included steps involve converting to common flux units, image registration to a common WCS, and convolution to a common resolution. Individual steps can be performed separately. We test the module using the dwarf galaxy NGC1569 by producing its observed spectral energy distribution on a pixel-by-pixel basis.

  8. Autonomy, moral constraints, and markets in kidneys.

    PubMed

    Kerstein, Samuel J

    2009-12-01

    This article concerns the morality of establishing regulated kidney markets in an effort to reduce the chronic shortage of kidneys for transplant. The article tries to rebut the view, recently defended by James Taylor, that if we hold autonomy to be intrinsically valuable, then we should be in favor of such markets. The article then argues that, under current conditions, the buying and selling of organs in regulated markets would sometimes violate two Kantian principles that are seen as moral constraints. One principle forbids expressing disrespect for the dignity of humanity; the other forbids treating others merely as means. In light of the moral danger posed by regulated markets, the article advocates an alternative way of diminishing the current organ shortage, namely opt-out systems of cadaveric organ donation. PMID:19846479

  9. Marketing.

    PubMed

    Chambers, David W

    2010-01-01

    There is not enough marketing of dentistry; but there certainly is too much selling of poor quality service that is being passed off as dentistry. The marketing concept makes the patient and the patients' needs the ultimate criteria of marketing efforts. Myths and good practices for effective marketing that will promote oral health are described under the traditional four "Ps" categories of "product" (best dental care), "place" (availability), "promotion" (advertising and other forms of making patients aware of available services and how to use them), and "price" (the total cost to patients of receiving care). PMID:20836416

  10. 12 CFR 583.2 - Affiliate.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... Banking OFFICE OF THRIFT SUPERVISION, DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY DEFINITIONS FOR REGULATIONS AFFECTING SAVINGS AND LOAN HOLDING COMPANIES § 583.2 Affiliate. The term affiliate of a specified savings association means any person or company which controls, is controlled by, or is under common control...

  11. 12 CFR 347.110 - Affiliate holdings.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 4 2011-01-01 2011-01-01 false Affiliate holdings. 347.110 Section 347.110 Banks and Banking FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION REGULATIONS AND STATEMENTS OF GENERAL POLICY INTERNATIONAL BANKING § 347.110 Affiliate holdings. References in §§ 347.107, 347.108, and 347.109 to...

  12. 12 CFR 347.110 - Affiliate holdings.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 5 2014-01-01 2014-01-01 false Affiliate holdings. 347.110 Section 347.110 Banks and Banking FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION REGULATIONS AND STATEMENTS OF GENERAL POLICY INTERNATIONAL BANKING § 347.110 Affiliate holdings. References in §§ 347.107, 347.108, and 347.109 to...

  13. 12 CFR 347.110 - Affiliate holdings.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 5 2013-01-01 2013-01-01 false Affiliate holdings. 347.110 Section 347.110 Banks and Banking FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION REGULATIONS AND STATEMENTS OF GENERAL POLICY INTERNATIONAL BANKING § 347.110 Affiliate holdings. References in §§ 347.107, 347.108, and 347.109 to...

  14. 12 CFR 347.110 - Affiliate holdings.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 5 2012-01-01 2012-01-01 false Affiliate holdings. 347.110 Section 347.110 Banks and Banking FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION REGULATIONS AND STATEMENTS OF GENERAL POLICY INTERNATIONAL BANKING § 347.110 Affiliate holdings. References in §§ 347.107, 347.108, and 347.109 to...

  15. 49 CFR 1139.5 - Affiliate data.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-10-01

    ... 49 Transportation 8 2011-10-01 2011-10-01 false Affiliate data. 1139.5 Section 1139.5... of General Commodities § 1139.5 Affiliate data. Each individual traffic and cost study carrier having... annual report for class I motor carriers, shall submit appropriate data and analyses reflecting...

  16. 49 CFR 1139.5 - Affiliate data.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-10-01

    ... 49 Transportation 8 2014-10-01 2014-10-01 false Affiliate data. 1139.5 Section 1139.5... of General Commodities § 1139.5 Affiliate data. Each individual traffic and cost study carrier having... annual report for class I motor carriers, shall submit appropriate data and analyses reflecting...

  17. 49 CFR 1139.5 - Affiliate data.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-10-01

    ... 49 Transportation 8 2013-10-01 2013-10-01 false Affiliate data. 1139.5 Section 1139.5... of General Commodities § 1139.5 Affiliate data. Each individual traffic and cost study carrier having... annual report for class I motor carriers, shall submit appropriate data and analyses reflecting...

  18. 49 CFR 1139.5 - Affiliate data.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-10-01

    ... 49 Transportation 8 2010-10-01 2010-10-01 false Affiliate data. 1139.5 Section 1139.5... of General Commodities § 1139.5 Affiliate data. Each individual traffic and cost study carrier having... annual report for class I motor carriers, shall submit appropriate data and analyses reflecting...

  19. 49 CFR 1139.5 - Affiliate data.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-10-01

    ... 49 Transportation 8 2012-10-01 2012-10-01 false Affiliate data. 1139.5 Section 1139.5... of General Commodities § 1139.5 Affiliate data. Each individual traffic and cost study carrier having... annual report for class I motor carriers, shall submit appropriate data and analyses reflecting...

  20. 12 CFR 347.110 - Affiliate holdings.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... 12 Banks and Banking 4 2010-01-01 2010-01-01 false Affiliate holdings. 347.110 Section 347.110 Banks and Banking FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION REGULATIONS AND STATEMENTS OF GENERAL POLICY INTERNATIONAL BANKING § 347.110 Affiliate holdings. References in §§ 347.107, 347.108, and 347.109 to...

  1. Marketing.

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Appel, David L.

    This booklet suggests ways in which institutions--Catholic schools in particular--can move beyond public relations and advertising to engage in the broader arena of marketing with its focus on consumer satisfaction. The first of the book's three chapters reviews the concept of marketing, providing definitions of key terms, clarification of…

  2. Hospital affiliations, co-branding, and consumer impact.

    PubMed

    Gombeski, William R; Claypool, Joe O; Karpf, Michael; Britt, Jason; Birdwhistell, Mark; Riggs, Karen; Wray, Tanya; Taylor, Jan

    2014-01-01

    Alliances, affiliations, and partnerships continue to grow as one way for health care organizations to better serve their customers and compete with other organizations and networks. These organizational relationships are often promoted through co-branding joint programs and services. A study of consumers was conducted and shows that these organizational relationships positively affect consumer future behavior and benefit the organizations involved. Most importantly, the benefits of these organizational relationships grow as familiarity and understanding of the "new" partner in the market increases. PMID:24617723

  3. Rewards for Good Marketing

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Germain, Carol Anne, Ed.

    2009-01-01

    Many professional library associations and affiliates "strongly encourage" the marketing of libraries and their wares. These organizations present awards, certificates, and monetary enticements to honor outstanding marketing programs. For most individuals or teams who are already working on and implementing marketing programs, the added effort of…

  4. Social traits modulate attention to affiliative cues

    PubMed Central

    Moore, Sarah R.; Fu, Yu; Depue, Richard A.

    2014-01-01

    Neurobehavioral models of personality suggest that the salience assigned to particular classes of stimuli vary as a function of traits that reflect both the activity of neurobiological encoding and relevant social experience. In turn, this joint influence modulates the extent that salience influences attentional processes, and hence learning about and responding to those stimuli. Applying this model to the domain of social valuation, we assessed the differential effects on attentional guidance by affiliative cues of (i) a higher-order temperament trait (Social Closeness), and (ii) attachment style in a sample of 57 women. Attention to affiliative pictures paired with either incentive or neutral pictures was assessed using camera eye-tracking. Trait social closeness and attachment avoidance interacted to modulate fixation frequency on affiliative but not on incentive pictures, suggesting that both traits influence the salience assigned to affiliative cues specifically. PMID:25009524

  5. Expect variation in utilization, revenue based on plan affiliation, warns Medicare risk provider.

    PubMed

    1998-06-01

    Anatomy of a Medicare risk contract: A seasoned California Medicare provider shares the details on its risk contracts and warns other providers to expect wide variation in performance based on plan affiliation. Here's the "inside story" on how this provider has garnered 10% of the local market share, but it's sometimes been an uphill struggle.

  6. 18 CFR 35.44 - Protections against affiliate cross-subsidization.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ... transmission facilities, may not purchase or receive non-power goods and services from a market-regulated power... 18 Conservation of Power and Water Resources 1 2011-04-01 2011-04-01 false Protections against affiliate cross-subsidization. 35.44 Section 35.44 Conservation of Power and Water Resources FEDERAL...

  7. 18 CFR 250.16 - Format of compliance plan for transportation services and affiliate transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-04-01

    ... 18 Conservation of Power and Water Resources 1 2013-04-01 2013-04-01 false Format of compliance... Power and Water Resources FEDERAL ENERGY REGULATORY COMMISSION, DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY APPROVED FORMS... affiliate's role in the transportation transaction (i.e., shipper, marketer, supplier, seller); the...

  8. 18 CFR 250.16 - Format of compliance plan for transportation services and affiliate transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-04-01

    ... 18 Conservation of Power and Water Resources 1 2014-04-01 2014-04-01 false Format of compliance... Power and Water Resources FEDERAL ENERGY REGULATORY COMMISSION, DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY APPROVED FORMS... affiliate's role in the transportation transaction (i.e., shipper, marketer, supplier, seller); the...

  9. 18 CFR 250.16 - Format of compliance plan for transportation services and affiliate transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ... 18 Conservation of Power and Water Resources 1 2011-04-01 2011-04-01 false Format of compliance... Power and Water Resources FEDERAL ENERGY REGULATORY COMMISSION, DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY APPROVED FORMS... affiliate's role in the transportation transaction (i.e., shipper, marketer, supplier, seller); the...

  10. Religious Affiliation, Religious Service Attendance, and Mortality.

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    Kim, Jibum; Smith, Tom W; Kang, Jeong-han

    2015-12-01

    Very few studies have examined the effects of both religious affiliation and religiosity on mortality at the same time, and studies employing multiple dimensions of religiosity other than religious attendance are rare. Using the newly created General Social Survey-National Death Index data, our report contributes to the religion and mortality literature by examining religious affiliation and religiosity at the same time. Compared to Mainline Protestants, Catholics, Jews, and other religious groups have lower risk of death, but Black Protestants, Evangelical Protestants, and even those with no religious affiliation are not different from Mainline Protestants. While our study is consistent with previous findings that religious attendance leads to a reduction in mortality, we did not find other religious measures, such as strength of religious affiliation, frequency of praying, belief in an afterlife, and belief in God to be associated with mortality. We also find interaction effects between religious affiliation and attendance. The lowest mortality of Jews and other religious groups is more apparent for those with lower religious attendance. Thus, our result may emphasize the need for other research to focus on the effects of religious group and religious attendance on mortality at the same time. PMID:24939004

  11. Religious Affiliation, Religious Service Attendance, and Mortality.

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    Kim, Jibum; Smith, Tom W; Kang, Jeong-han

    2015-12-01

    Very few studies have examined the effects of both religious affiliation and religiosity on mortality at the same time, and studies employing multiple dimensions of religiosity other than religious attendance are rare. Using the newly created General Social Survey-National Death Index data, our report contributes to the religion and mortality literature by examining religious affiliation and religiosity at the same time. Compared to Mainline Protestants, Catholics, Jews, and other religious groups have lower risk of death, but Black Protestants, Evangelical Protestants, and even those with no religious affiliation are not different from Mainline Protestants. While our study is consistent with previous findings that religious attendance leads to a reduction in mortality, we did not find other religious measures, such as strength of religious affiliation, frequency of praying, belief in an afterlife, and belief in God to be associated with mortality. We also find interaction effects between religious affiliation and attendance. The lowest mortality of Jews and other religious groups is more apparent for those with lower religious attendance. Thus, our result may emphasize the need for other research to focus on the effects of religious group and religious attendance on mortality at the same time.

  12. Gambling by Greek-Affiliated College Students: An Association between Affiliation and Gambling

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    Rockey, Donald L.; Beason, Kim R.; Howington, Eric B.; Rockey, Christine M.; Gilbert, James D.

    2005-01-01

    This investigation compared the prevalence rates of pathological and problem gambling between Greek-affiliated and non-Greek-affiliated college students. The 954 participants volunteered to take the South Oaks Gambling Screen (SOGS; Lesieur & Blume, 1987), which measures gambling disorders. A statistically significant association was found between…

  13. Detecting affiliation in colaughter across 24 societies

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    Bryant, Gregory A.; Fessler, Daniel M. T.; Clint, Edward; Aarøe, Lene; Apicella, Coren L.; Petersen, Michael Bang; Bickham, Shaneikiah T.; Bolyanatz, Alexander; Chavez, Brenda; De Smet, Delphine; Díaz, Cinthya; Fančovičová, Jana; Fux, Michal; Giraldo-Perez, Paulina; Hu, Anning; Kamble, Shanmukh V.; Kameda, Tatsuya; Li, Norman P.; Luberti, Francesca R.; Prokop, Pavol; Quintelier, Katinka; Scelza, Brooke A.; Shin, Hyun Jung; Soler, Montserrat; Stieger, Stefan; van den Hende, Ellis A.; Viciana-Asensio, Hugo; Yildizhan, Saliha Elif; Yong, Jose C.; Yuditha, Tessa; Zhou, Yi

    2016-01-01

    Laughter is a nonverbal vocal expression that often communicates positive affect and cooperative intent in humans. Temporally coincident laughter occurring within groups is a potentially rich cue of affiliation to overhearers. We examined listeners’ judgments of affiliation based on brief, decontextualized instances of colaughter between either established friends or recently acquainted strangers. In a sample of 966 participants from 24 societies, people reliably distinguished friends from strangers with an accuracy of 53–67%. Acoustic analyses of the individual laughter segments revealed that, across cultures, listeners’ judgments were consistently predicted by voicing dynamics, suggesting perceptual sensitivity to emotionally triggered spontaneous production. Colaughter affords rapid and accurate appraisals of affiliation that transcend cultural and linguistic boundaries, and may constitute a universal means of signaling cooperative relationships. PMID:27071114

  14. Detecting affiliation in colaughter across 24 societies.

    PubMed

    Bryant, Gregory A; Fessler, Daniel M T; Fusaroli, Riccardo; Clint, Edward; Aarøe, Lene; Apicella, Coren L; Petersen, Michael Bang; Bickham, Shaneikiah T; Bolyanatz, Alexander; Chavez, Brenda; De Smet, Delphine; Díaz, Cinthya; Fančovičová, Jana; Fux, Michal; Giraldo-Perez, Paulina; Hu, Anning; Kamble, Shanmukh V; Kameda, Tatsuya; Li, Norman P; Luberti, Francesca R; Prokop, Pavol; Quintelier, Katinka; Scelza, Brooke A; Shin, Hyun Jung; Soler, Montserrat; Stieger, Stefan; Toyokawa, Wataru; van den Hende, Ellis A; Viciana-Asensio, Hugo; Yildizhan, Saliha Elif; Yong, Jose C; Yuditha, Tessa; Zhou, Yi

    2016-04-26

    Laughter is a nonverbal vocal expression that often communicates positive affect and cooperative intent in humans. Temporally coincident laughter occurring within groups is a potentially rich cue of affiliation to overhearers. We examined listeners' judgments of affiliation based on brief, decontextualized instances of colaughter between either established friends or recently acquainted strangers. In a sample of 966 participants from 24 societies, people reliably distinguished friends from strangers with an accuracy of 53-67%. Acoustic analyses of the individual laughter segments revealed that, across cultures, listeners' judgments were consistently predicted by voicing dynamics, suggesting perceptual sensitivity to emotionally triggered spontaneous production. Colaughter affords rapid and accurate appraisals of affiliation that transcend cultural and linguistic boundaries, and may constitute a universal means of signaling cooperative relationships.

  15. Detecting affiliation in colaughter across 24 societies.

    PubMed

    Bryant, Gregory A; Fessler, Daniel M T; Fusaroli, Riccardo; Clint, Edward; Aarøe, Lene; Apicella, Coren L; Petersen, Michael Bang; Bickham, Shaneikiah T; Bolyanatz, Alexander; Chavez, Brenda; De Smet, Delphine; Díaz, Cinthya; Fančovičová, Jana; Fux, Michal; Giraldo-Perez, Paulina; Hu, Anning; Kamble, Shanmukh V; Kameda, Tatsuya; Li, Norman P; Luberti, Francesca R; Prokop, Pavol; Quintelier, Katinka; Scelza, Brooke A; Shin, Hyun Jung; Soler, Montserrat; Stieger, Stefan; Toyokawa, Wataru; van den Hende, Ellis A; Viciana-Asensio, Hugo; Yildizhan, Saliha Elif; Yong, Jose C; Yuditha, Tessa; Zhou, Yi

    2016-04-26

    Laughter is a nonverbal vocal expression that often communicates positive affect and cooperative intent in humans. Temporally coincident laughter occurring within groups is a potentially rich cue of affiliation to overhearers. We examined listeners' judgments of affiliation based on brief, decontextualized instances of colaughter between either established friends or recently acquainted strangers. In a sample of 966 participants from 24 societies, people reliably distinguished friends from strangers with an accuracy of 53-67%. Acoustic analyses of the individual laughter segments revealed that, across cultures, listeners' judgments were consistently predicted by voicing dynamics, suggesting perceptual sensitivity to emotionally triggered spontaneous production. Colaughter affords rapid and accurate appraisals of affiliation that transcend cultural and linguistic boundaries, and may constitute a universal means of signaling cooperative relationships. PMID:27071114

  16. Independent versus system-affiliated hospitals: a comparative analysis of financial performance, cost, and productivity.

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    Levitz, G S; Brooke, P P

    1985-01-01

    This article analyzes differences in the financial performance, cost, and productivity between system-affiliated and independent hospitals. Data for the study were obtained from the 1981 American Hospital Association (AHA) Annual Survey of Hospitals for the State of Iowa and included 94 nonstate or nonfederal short-term hospitals without long-term care units. An interpretation of the results indicated that system-affiliated hospitals are more profitable, have better access to capital markets, are more effective price setters, and experience higher costs per case which are related to longer lengths of stay and less productive use of plant and equipment in generating revenues. PMID:4019214

  17. 75 FR 20796 - Market-Based Rate Affiliate Restrictions

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    2010-04-21

    ... software should be filed in native applications or print-to-PDF format and not in a scanned format. Mail... Impact Statement for any action that may have a significant adverse effect on the human environment.\\16... necessary and none has been prepared in this NOPR. \\16\\ Regulations Implementing the National...

  18. Interethnic Romantic Relationships: Enacting Affiliative Ethnic Identities

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    Yodanis, Carrie; Lauer, Sean; Ota, Risako

    2012-01-01

    Through in-depth interviews with respondents who were in interethnic relationships (N = 28), the authors extended and refined a new approach to mate selection based on affiliative ethnic identities (T. Jimenez, 2010). Rather than assimilation and a breakdown of ethnic group boundaries, they found that people pursued interethnic relationships…

  19. 7 CFR 12.8 - Affiliated persons.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... through another business enterprise; or (3) Any trust in which the individual, business enterprise, or any... held indirectly through another business enterprise. (c) Affiliated persons of an entity. If the person... venture, except for persons who have an indirect interest through another business enterprise in...

  20. Teaching Responsibility to Gang-Affiliated Youths

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    Buckle, Michael E.; Walsh, David S.

    2013-01-01

    Teaching youths who affiliate with a gang can be a daunting task. Risk factors for gang membership often compound across life domains and affect pro-social connectedness, cause feelings of marginalization, and hinder life-skill development. Sports and physical activities that are structured within a positive youth-development framework provide an…

  1. Antisocial Behavior and Affiliation With Deviant Peers

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    Toro, Paul A.; Urberg, Kathryn A.; Heinze, Hillary J.

    2004-01-01

    We examined the associations among gender, antisocial behavior, and peer-group affiliation in a high-risk sample of 401 homeless and matched housed adolescents (139 boys and 262 girls). The Diagnostic Interview Schedule for Children (Version 2.3, 1991; Costello, Edelbrock, Kalas, Kessler, & Klaric, 1982) yielded 2 measures of adolescent antisocial…

  2. Affiliation of Opposite-Sexed Strangers

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    Crouse, Bryant Bernhardt; Mehrabian, Albert

    1977-01-01

    Examines the effects of physical attractiveness on live verbal interactions between males and females. It was assumed that if opposite-sexed individuals primarily base their liking of the other on physical attractiveness, then subjects should be more positive and affiliative with attractive than unattractive others. (Author/RK)

  3. 24 CFR 242.66 - Affiliate transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-04-01

    ... 24 Housing and Urban Development 2 2012-04-01 2012-04-01 false Affiliate transactions. 242.66 Section 242.66 Housing and Urban Development Regulations Relating to Housing and Urban Development (Continued) OFFICE OF ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR HOUSING-FEDERAL HOUSING COMMISSIONER, DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT MORTGAGE AND LOAN...

  4. Cult Affiliation and Disaffiliation: Implications for Counseling.

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    Robinson, Beth; Frye, Ellen M.; Bradley, Loretta J.

    1997-01-01

    Data on cult membership and the characteristics of cults are provided. The process of cult affiliation and its relationship to family dynamics are reviewed. Defection, the processes of disaffiliation (voluntary and involuntary), and clinical symptoms after cult disaffiliation are discussed. Implications and recommendations for counselors are…

  5. 15 CFR 1180.9 - Affiliates.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... 15 Commerce and Foreign Trade 3 2013-01-01 2013-01-01 false Affiliates. 1180.9 Section 1180.9 Commerce and Foreign Trade Regulations Relating to Commerce and Foreign Trade (Continued) TECHNOLOGY ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE TRANSFER BY FEDERAL AGENCIES OF SCIENTIFIC, TECHNICAL AND...

  6. 15 CFR 1180.9 - Affiliates.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... 15 Commerce and Foreign Trade 3 2011-01-01 2011-01-01 false Affiliates. 1180.9 Section 1180.9 Commerce and Foreign Trade Regulations Relating to Commerce and Foreign Trade (Continued) TECHNOLOGY ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE TRANSFER BY FEDERAL AGENCIES OF SCIENTIFIC, TECHNICAL AND...

  7. 15 CFR 1180.9 - Affiliates.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... 15 Commerce and Foreign Trade 3 2012-01-01 2012-01-01 false Affiliates. 1180.9 Section 1180.9 Commerce and Foreign Trade Regulations Relating to Commerce and Foreign Trade (Continued) TECHNOLOGY ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE TRANSFER BY FEDERAL AGENCIES OF SCIENTIFIC, TECHNICAL AND...

  8. 75 FR 42824 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Information Collection; Comment Request

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    2010-07-22

    ... concerning an information collection titled, ``Affiliate Marketing/Consumer Opt-Out Notices.'' DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before September 20, 2010. ADDRESSES: Communications Division, Office of...., Washington, DC 20219. For security reasons, the OCC requires that visitors make an appointment to...

  9. Knowledge of Social Affiliations Biases Economic Decisions.

    PubMed

    Martinez, Joel E; Mack, Michael L; Gelman, Bernard D; Preston, Alison R

    2016-01-01

    An individual's reputation and group membership can produce automatic judgments and behaviors toward that individual. Whether an individual's social reputation impacts interactions with affiliates has yet to be demonstrated. We tested the hypothesis that during initial encounters with others, existing knowledge of their social network guides behavior toward them. Participants learned reputations (cooperate, defect, or equal mix) for virtual players through an iterated economic game (EG). Then, participants learned one novel friend for each player. The critical question was how participants treated the friends in a single-shot EG after the friend-learning phase. Participants tended to cooperate with friends of cooperators and defect on friends of defectors, indicative of a decision making bias based on memory for social affiliations. Interestingly, participants' explicit predictions of the friends' future behavior showed no such bias. Moreover, the bias to defect on friends of defectors was enhanced when affiliations were learned in a social context; participants who learned to associate novel faces with player faces during reinforcement learning did not show reputation-based bias for associates of defectors during single-shot EG. These data indicate that when faced with risky social decisions, memories of social connections influence behavior implicitly. PMID:27441563

  10. Knowledge of Social Affiliations Biases Economic Decisions

    PubMed Central

    Martinez, Joel E.; Mack, Michael L.; Gelman, Bernard D.; Preston, Alison R.

    2016-01-01

    An individual’s reputation and group membership can produce automatic judgments and behaviors toward that individual. Whether an individual’s social reputation impacts interactions with affiliates has yet to be demonstrated. We tested the hypothesis that during initial encounters with others, existing knowledge of their social network guides behavior toward them. Participants learned reputations (cooperate, defect, or equal mix) for virtual players through an iterated economic game (EG). Then, participants learned one novel friend for each player. The critical question was how participants treated the friends in a single-shot EG after the friend-learning phase. Participants tended to cooperate with friends of cooperators and defect on friends of defectors, indicative of a decision making bias based on memory for social affiliations. Interestingly, participants’ explicit predictions of the friends’ future behavior showed no such bias. Moreover, the bias to defect on friends of defectors was enhanced when affiliations were learned in a social context; participants who learned to associate novel faces with player faces during reinforcement learning did not show reputation-based bias for associates of defectors during single-shot EG. These data indicate that when faced with risky social decisions, memories of social connections influence behavior implicitly. PMID:27441563

  11. 24 CFR 242.13 - Parents and affiliates.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... 24 Housing and Urban Development 2 2010-04-01 2010-04-01 false Parents and affiliates. 242.13... MORTGAGE INSURANCE FOR HOSPITALS General Eligibility Requirements § 242.13 Parents and affiliates. As a condition of issuing a commitment, HUD may require corporate parents, affiliates, or principals of...

  12. 26 CFR 1.199-7 - Expanded affiliated groups.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ... 26 Internal Revenue 3 2011-04-01 2011-04-01 false Expanded affiliated groups. 1.199-7 Section 1...-7 Expanded affiliated groups. (a) In general. The provisions of this section apply solely for purposes of section 199 of the Internal Revenue Code (Code). All members of an expanded affiliated...

  13. 26 CFR 1.199-7 - Expanded affiliated groups.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-04-01

    ... 26 Internal Revenue 3 2012-04-01 2012-04-01 false Expanded affiliated groups. 1.199-7 Section 1...-7 Expanded affiliated groups. (a) In general. The provisions of this section apply solely for purposes of section 199 of the Internal Revenue Code (Code). All members of an expanded affiliated...

  14. 26 CFR 1.199-7 - Expanded affiliated groups.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-04-01

    ... 26 Internal Revenue 3 2013-04-01 2013-04-01 false Expanded affiliated groups. 1.199-7 Section 1...-7 Expanded affiliated groups. (a) In general. The provisions of this section apply solely for purposes of section 199 of the Internal Revenue Code (Code). All members of an expanded affiliated...

  15. 26 CFR 1.199-7 - Expanded affiliated groups.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-04-01

    ... 26 Internal Revenue 3 2014-04-01 2014-04-01 false Expanded affiliated groups. 1.199-7 Section 1...-7 Expanded affiliated groups. (a) In general. The provisions of this section apply solely for purposes of section 199 of the Internal Revenue Code (Code). All members of an expanded affiliated...

  16. 47 CFR 32.27 - Transactions with affiliates.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-10-01

    ... or transferred between a carrier and its affiliate pursuant to a tariff, including a tariff filed.... Non-tariffed assets sold or transferred between a carrier and its affiliate that qualify for... net book cost. (c) Services provided between a carrier and its affiliate pursuant to a...

  17. [Affiliative achievement motivation and non-affiliative achievement motivation of female students].

    PubMed

    Doi, K

    1988-02-01

    The purpose of this study was to investigate the two dimensional theory of achievement motivation (Doi, 1982) in female students. Doi's motivation scale were administered to 81 female university students, 58 female students of school of nursing and 77 female students of school of English Language, and the Yatabe-Guilford personality inventory was also administered to the first and the second groups. Affiliative achievement motivation and non-affiliative achievement motivation were extracted by principal component analyses and canonical correlation analyses. Non-affiliative achievement motivation was found to be related to personality type: emotional instability and introversion. These findings differ from achievement motivation concepts (Murray, 1938; McClelland, Atkinson, Clark, & Lowell, 1953), that include emotional stability and extraversion.

  18. Oxytocin and social affiliation in humans.

    PubMed

    Feldman, Ruth

    2012-03-01

    A conceptual model detailing the process of bio-behavioral synchrony between the online physiological and behavioral responses of attachment partners during social contact is presented as a theoretical and empirical framework for the study of affiliative bonds. Guided by an ethological behavior-based approach, we suggest that micro-level social behaviors in the gaze, vocal, affective, and touch modalities are dynamically integrated with online physiological processes and hormonal response to create dyad-specific affiliations. Studies across multiple attachments throughout life are presented and demonstrate that the extended oxytocin (OT) system provides the neurohormonal substrate for parental, romantic, and filial attachment in humans; that the three prototypes of affiliation are expressed in similar constellations of social behavior; and that OT is stable over time within individuals, is mutually-influencing among partners, and that mechanisms of cross-generation and inter-couple transmission relate to coordinated social behavior. Research showing links between peripheral and genetic markers of OT with concurrent parenting and memories of parental care; between administration of OT to parent and infant's physiological readiness for social engagement; and between neuropeptides and the online synchrony of maternal and paternal brain response in social-cognitive and empathy networks support the hypothesis that human attachment develops within the matrix of biological attunement and close behavioral synchrony. The findings have conceptual implications for the study of inter-subjectivity as well as translational implications for the treatment of social disorders originating in early childhood, such as autism spectrum disorders, or those associated with disruptions to early bonding, such as postpartum depression or child abuse and neglect. This article is part of a Special Issue entitled Oxytocin, Vasopressin, and Social Behavior. PMID:22285934

  19. Antisocial behavior and affiliation with deviant peers.

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    Heinze, Hillary J; Toro, Paul A; Urberg, Kathryn A

    2004-06-01

    We examined the associations among gender, antisocial behavior, and peer-group affiliation in a high-risk sample of 401 homeless and matched housed adolescents (139 boys and 262 girls). The Diagnostic Interview Schedule for Children (Version 2.3, 1991; Costello, Edelbrock, Kalas, Kessler, & Klaric, 1982) yielded 2 measures of adolescent antisocial behavior: symptoms of conduct disorder and substance abuse or dependence. Various deviant behaviors of friends were assessed based on adolescent self-report. Results indicated that, for both boys and girls, having many deviant peers was associated with more antisocial behavior, regardless of the number of boys in the peer network. Furthermore, findings suggest that the relation between number of deviant peers and antisocial behavior may be stronger for boys and homeless adolescents than for girls and housed adolescents, respectively. The results of prior studies indicating that antisocial behavior is a function of affiliation with male peers may be due to the higher frequencies of maladaptive behaviors evidenced in boys in normative samples.

  20. 7 CFR 983.3 - Affiliation.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... Regulations of the Department of Agriculture (Continued) AGRICULTURAL MARKETING SERVICE (Marketing Agreements... controlled by, or is under common control with the producer or handler specified; or a producer or handler...”, “controlled by”, and “under the common control with”) means the possession, direct or indirect, of the...

  1. A three-state dynamical model for religious affiliation

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    McCartney, Mark; Glass, David H.

    2015-02-01

    In the last century the western world has seen a rapid increase in the number of people describing themselves as affiliated with no religious group. We construct a set of models using coupled differential equations in which members of a society can be in one of three groups; religiously committed, religiously affiliated or religiously not affiliated. These models are then used to analyse post World War II census data for Northern Ireland.

  2. [Religious affiliation and mental health in Brazil].

    PubMed

    Dalgalarrondo, P

    1994-12-01

    Religiosity is a complex and fundamental socio-cultural phenomenon. Its possible positive or negative influence on the ethiology and treatment of mental illness remains controversial. Evangelical sects, specially the Pentecostals, have expanded dramatically in the last 40 years, in Latin America. Until now, the socio-cultural implications of this process have not been systematically studied. In the present study a group of patients admitted to a psychiatric unit in a general hospital in Campinas, Brazil, was investigated. Diagnosis distribution and length of hospital stay was related to religion affiliation. More functional psychosis and a shorter length of stay was found in the Pentecostal group. Possible implications of these findings are critically discussed.

  3. The ancestry and affiliations of Kennewick Man.

    PubMed

    Rasmussen, Morten; Sikora, Martin; Albrechtsen, Anders; Korneliussen, Thorfinn Sand; Moreno-Mayar, J Víctor; Poznik, G David; Zollikofer, Christoph P E; Ponce de León, Marcia S; Allentoft, Morten E; Moltke, Ida; Jónsson, Hákon; Valdiosera, Cristina; Malhi, Ripan S; Orlando, Ludovic; Bustamante, Carlos D; Stafford, Thomas W; Meltzer, David J; Nielsen, Rasmus; Willerslev, Eske

    2015-07-23

    Kennewick Man, referred to as the Ancient One by Native Americans, is a male human skeleton discovered in Washington state (USA) in 1996 and initially radiocarbon dated to 8,340-9,200 calibrated years before present (BP). His population affinities have been the subject of scientific debate and legal controversy. Based on an initial study of cranial morphology it was asserted that Kennewick Man was neither Native American nor closely related to the claimant Plateau tribes of the Pacific Northwest, who claimed ancestral relationship and requested repatriation under the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA). The morphological analysis was important to judicial decisions that Kennewick Man was not Native American and that therefore NAGPRA did not apply. Instead of repatriation, additional studies of the remains were permitted. Subsequent craniometric analysis affirmed Kennewick Man to be more closely related to circumpacific groups such as the Ainu and Polynesians than he is to modern Native Americans. In order to resolve Kennewick Man's ancestry and affiliations, we have sequenced his genome to ∼1× coverage and compared it to worldwide genomic data including for the Ainu and Polynesians. We find that Kennewick Man is closer to modern Native Americans than to any other population worldwide. Among the Native American groups for whom genome-wide data are available for comparison, several seem to be descended from a population closely related to that of Kennewick Man, including the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation (Colville), one of the five tribes claiming Kennewick Man. We revisit the cranial analyses and find that, as opposed to genome-wide comparisons, it is not possible on that basis to affiliate Kennewick Man to specific contemporary groups. We therefore conclude based on genetic comparisons that Kennewick Man shows continuity with Native North Americans over at least the last eight millennia.

  4. The ancestry and affiliations of Kennewick Man.

    PubMed

    Rasmussen, Morten; Sikora, Martin; Albrechtsen, Anders; Korneliussen, Thorfinn Sand; Moreno-Mayar, J Víctor; Poznik, G David; Zollikofer, Christoph P E; Ponce de León, Marcia S; Allentoft, Morten E; Moltke, Ida; Jónsson, Hákon; Valdiosera, Cristina; Malhi, Ripan S; Orlando, Ludovic; Bustamante, Carlos D; Stafford, Thomas W; Meltzer, David J; Nielsen, Rasmus; Willerslev, Eske

    2015-07-23

    Kennewick Man, referred to as the Ancient One by Native Americans, is a male human skeleton discovered in Washington state (USA) in 1996 and initially radiocarbon dated to 8,340-9,200 calibrated years before present (BP). His population affinities have been the subject of scientific debate and legal controversy. Based on an initial study of cranial morphology it was asserted that Kennewick Man was neither Native American nor closely related to the claimant Plateau tribes of the Pacific Northwest, who claimed ancestral relationship and requested repatriation under the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA). The morphological analysis was important to judicial decisions that Kennewick Man was not Native American and that therefore NAGPRA did not apply. Instead of repatriation, additional studies of the remains were permitted. Subsequent craniometric analysis affirmed Kennewick Man to be more closely related to circumpacific groups such as the Ainu and Polynesians than he is to modern Native Americans. In order to resolve Kennewick Man's ancestry and affiliations, we have sequenced his genome to ∼1× coverage and compared it to worldwide genomic data including for the Ainu and Polynesians. We find that Kennewick Man is closer to modern Native Americans than to any other population worldwide. Among the Native American groups for whom genome-wide data are available for comparison, several seem to be descended from a population closely related to that of Kennewick Man, including the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation (Colville), one of the five tribes claiming Kennewick Man. We revisit the cranial analyses and find that, as opposed to genome-wide comparisons, it is not possible on that basis to affiliate Kennewick Man to specific contemporary groups. We therefore conclude based on genetic comparisons that Kennewick Man shows continuity with Native North Americans over at least the last eight millennia. PMID:26087396

  5. The Ancestry and Affiliations of Kennewick Man

    PubMed Central

    Rasmussen, Morten; Poznik, G. David; Zollikofer, Christoph P. E.; de León, Marcia Ponce; Allentoft, Morten E.; Moltke, Ida; Jónsson, Hákon; Valdiosera, Cristina; Malhi, Ripan S.; Orlando, Ludovic; Bustamante, Carlos D.; Stafford, Thomas W.; Meltzer, David J.; Nielsen, Rasmus; Willerslev, Eske

    2016-01-01

    Kennewick Man, referred to as the Ancient One by Native Americans, is a male human skeleton discovered in Washington state (USA) in 1996 and initially radiocarbon-dated to 8340–9200 calibrated years BP1. His population affinities have been the subject of scientific debate and legal controversy. Based on initial study of cranial morphology it was asserted that Kennewick Man was neither Native American nor closely related to the Claimant Plateau tribes of the Pacific Northwest, who claimed ancestral relationship and requested repatriation under the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA). The morphological analysis was important to judicial decisions that Kennewick Man was not Native American and that therefore NAGPRA did not apply. Instead of repatriation, additional studies of the remains were permitted2. Subsequent craniometric analysis affirmed Kennewick Man to be more closely related to circumpacific groups such as the Ainu and Polynesians than he is to modern Native Americans2. In order to resolve Kennewick Man’s ancestry and affiliations, we have sequenced his genome to ~1× coverage and compared it to worldwide genomic data including the Ainu and Polynesians. We find that Kennewick Man is closer to modern Native Americans than to any other population worldwide. Among the Native American groups for whom genome wide data is available for comparison, several appear to be descended from a population closely related to that of Kennewick Man, including the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation (Colville), one of the five tribes claiming Kennewick Man. We revisit the cranial analyses and find that, as opposed to genomic-wide comparisons, it is not possible on that basis to affiliate Kennewick Man to specific contemporary groups. We therefore conclude based on genetic comparisons that Kennewick Man shows continuity with Native North Americans over at least the last eight millennia. PMID:26087396

  6. 42 CFR 405.420 - Requirements of the opt-out affidavit.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-10-01

    ... Section 405.420 Public Health CENTERS FOR MEDICARE & MEDICAID SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES MEDICARE PROGRAM FEDERAL HEALTH INSURANCE FOR THE AGED AND DISABLED Private Contracts § 405.420... practitioner will provide services to Medicare beneficiaries only through private contracts that meet...

  7. 17 CFR 248.123 - Contents of opt out notice; consolidated and equivalent notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... ABC banking, credit card, insurance, and securities companies,” or by listing the name of each... ABC and XYZ companies” or by “the ABC bank and securities companies and the XYZ insurance companies...,” “the ABC banking, credit card, insurance, and securities companies,” or by listing the name of...

  8. Opting Out: Examining Teacher's Beliefs When Faced with Core Reading Programs

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Meidl, Tynisha D.

    2013-01-01

    This qualitative study focused on how teachers in a small, urban elementary school in Pennsylvania negotiate their beliefs and instructional delivery the classroom. In the area of literacy instruction, there has been an increased reliance on Core-reading programs in elementary school. Classroom teachers, caught in the middle, are charged with the…

  9. Delayed onset seroma formation 'opting out' at 5 years after ventral incisional hernia repair.

    PubMed

    Mohamed, Mohamed; Elmoghrabi, Adel; Shepard, William Reid; McCann, Michael

    2016-01-01

    We present a case of delayed onset seroma formation presenting 5 years after ventral incisional hernia repair (VIHR) with mesh. The patient presented with several months of progressive abdominal fullness and eventual spontaneous drainage from a prior abdominal surgical incision site. Surgical drainage was performed with evolvement of mesh infection. After 5 months of conservative management, the patient remained symptomatic and continued to show evidence of infection. Subsequently, she underwent mesh explantation and definitive repair with complex abdominal wall reconstruction. To the best of our knowledge, this case represents the longest delay in the onset of seroma formation post-VIHR, reported in the literature. PMID:27095812

  10. 12 CFR 332.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... STATEMENTS OF GENERAL POLICY PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION Exceptions § 332.15 Other exceptions..., with respect to 31 U.S.C. Chapter 53, Subchapter II (Records and Reports on Monetary Instruments...

  11. 17 CFR 248.9 - Delivering privacy and opt out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ... you deliver the notice with or in a stockholder or shareholder report under the conditions in 17 CFR 270.30d-1(f) or 17 CFR 270.30d-2(b), or with or in a prospectus under the conditions in 17 CFR 230.154... isolated transaction with the consumer, such as an ATM transaction, post the notice on the ATM screen...

  12. 17 CFR 248.9 - Delivering privacy and opt out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-04-01

    ... you deliver the notice with or in a stockholder or shareholder report under the conditions in 17 CFR 270.30d-1(f) or 17 CFR 270.30d-2(b), or with or in a prospectus under the conditions in 17 CFR 230.154... isolated transaction with the consumer, such as an ATM transaction, post the notice on the ATM screen...

  13. 16 CFR 313.9 - Delivering privacy and opt out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... product or service; (iv) For an isolated transaction with the consumer, such as an ATM transaction, post the notice on the ATM screen and require the consumer to acknowledge receipt of the notice as...

  14. 16 CFR 313.9 - Delivering privacy and opt out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... product or service; (iv) For an isolated transaction with the consumer, such as an ATM transaction, post the notice on the ATM screen and require the consumer to acknowledge receipt of the notice as...

  15. 17 CFR 248.9 - Delivering privacy and opt out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-04-01

    ... you deliver the notice with or in a stockholder or shareholder report under the conditions in 17 CFR 270.30d-1(f) or 17 CFR 270.30d-2(b), or with or in a prospectus under the conditions in 17 CFR 230.154... isolated transaction with the consumer, such as an ATM transaction, post the notice on the ATM screen...

  16. 16 CFR 313.9 - Delivering privacy and opt out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... product or service; (iv) For an isolated transaction with the consumer, such as an ATM transaction, post the notice on the ATM screen and require the consumer to acknowledge receipt of the notice as...

  17. 16 CFR 313.9 - Delivering privacy and opt out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... product or service; (iv) For an isolated transaction with the consumer, such as an ATM transaction, post the notice on the ATM screen and require the consumer to acknowledge receipt of the notice as...

  18. 17 CFR 248.9 - Delivering privacy and opt out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-04-01

    ... you deliver the notice with or in a stockholder or shareholder report under the conditions in 17 CFR 270.30d-1(f) or 17 CFR 270.30d-2(b), or with or in a prospectus under the conditions in 17 CFR 230.154... isolated transaction with the consumer, such as an ATM transaction, post the notice on the ATM screen...

  19. Revenge of the Beta Boys: Opting out as an Exercise in Masculinity

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Walker, Alicia

    2014-01-01

    This study examines the factors influencing underachieving boys on a high-performing high school campus. Unlike the "laddishness" often seen in studies of underachievement among boys, the boys in this study were quiet, unobtrusive, and compliant within the classroom. Using qualitative interviews and observation conducted over a one-year…

  20. 17 CFR 248.9 - Delivering privacy and opt out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... you deliver the notice with or in a stockholder or shareholder report under the conditions in 17 CFR 270.30d-1(f) or 17 CFR 270.30d-2(b), or with or in a prospectus under the conditions in 17 CFR 230.154... 17 Commodity and Securities Exchanges 3 2010-04-01 2010-04-01 false Delivering privacy and opt...

  1. 12 CFR 717.22 - Scope and duration of opt-out.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... undertakes to arrange or broker a home mortgage loan for the consumer; (F) Enters into a lease of personal... checks in isolated transactions. (4) Menu of alternatives. A consumer may be given the opportunity to choose from a menu of alternatives when electing to prohibit solicitations, such as by electing...

  2. 17 CFR 160.9 - Delivering privacy and opt out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ... web site to access financial products and services electronically and agrees to receive notices at the web site and you post your current privacy notice continuously in a clear and conspicuous manner on the web site; or (2) The customer has requested that you refrain from sending any...

  3. 17 CFR 160.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ... TRADING COMMISSION PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION Exceptions § 160.15 Other exceptions to... actual or potential fraud, unauthorized transactions, claims or other liability; (iii) For required... or required under other provisions of law and in accordance with the Right to Financial Privacy...

  4. 17 CFR 160.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... TRADING COMMISSION PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION Exceptions § 160.15 Other exceptions to... actual or potential fraud, unauthorized transactions, claims or other liability; (iii) For required... or required under other provisions of law and in accordance with the Right to Financial Privacy...

  5. 12 CFR 332.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... STATEMENTS OF GENERAL POLICY PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION Exceptions § 332.15 Other exceptions..., service, product, or transaction; (ii) To protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud... provisions of law and in accordance with the Right to Financial Privacy Act of 1978 (12 U.S.C. 3401 et...

  6. 12 CFR 216.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... RESERVE SYSTEM PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION (REGULATION P) Exceptions § 216.15 Other..., service, product, or transaction; (ii) To protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud... provisions of law and in accordance with the Right to Financial Privacy Act of 1978 (12 U.S.C. 3401 et...

  7. 12 CFR 216.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... RESERVE SYSTEM PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION (REGULATION P) Exceptions § 216.15 Other..., service, product, or transaction; (ii) To protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud... provisions of law and in accordance with the Right to Financial Privacy Act of 1978 (12 U.S.C. 3401 et...

  8. 16 CFR 313.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... ACTS OF CONGRESS PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION Exceptions § 313.15 Other exceptions to..., product, or transaction; (ii) To protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud, unauthorized... provisions of law and in accordance with the Right to Financial Privacy Act of 1978 (12 U.S.Cet seq.), to...

  9. 12 CFR 332.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... STATEMENTS OF GENERAL POLICY PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION Exceptions § 332.15 Other exceptions..., service, product, or transaction; (ii) To protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud... provisions of law and in accordance with the Right to Financial Privacy Act of 1978 (12 U.S.C. 3401 et...

  10. 12 CFR 716.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... AFFECTING CREDIT UNIONS PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION Exceptions § 716.15 Other exceptions to..., product or transaction; (ii) To protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud, unauthorized... provisions of law and in accordance with the Right to Financial Privacy Act of 1978 (12 U.S.C. 3401 et...

  11. 12 CFR 332.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... STATEMENTS OF GENERAL POLICY PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION Exceptions § 332.15 Other exceptions..., service, product, or transaction; (ii) To protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud... provisions of law and in accordance with the Right to Financial Privacy Act of 1978 (12 U.S.C. 3401 et...

  12. 12 CFR 216.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... RESERVE SYSTEM PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION (REGULATION P) Exceptions § 216.15 Other..., service, product, or transaction; (ii) To protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud... provisions of law and in accordance with the Right to Financial Privacy Act of 1978 (12 U.S.C. 3401 et...

  13. 12 CFR 716.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... AFFECTING CREDIT UNIONS PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION Exceptions § 716.15 Other exceptions to..., product or transaction; (ii) To protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud, unauthorized... provisions of law and in accordance with the Right to Financial Privacy Act of 1978 (12 U.S.C. 3401 et...

  14. 12 CFR 332.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... STATEMENTS OF GENERAL POLICY PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION Exceptions § 332.15 Other exceptions..., service, product, or transaction; (ii) To protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud... provisions of law and in accordance with the Right to Financial Privacy Act of 1978 (12 U.S.C. 3401 et...

  15. Opting out? Cohort Differences in Professional Women's Employment Rates from 1960 to 2005

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Percheski, Christine

    2008-01-01

    Over the past 50 years, women's roles have changed dramatically--a reality captured by substantial increases in employment and reductions in fertility. Yet, the social organization of work and family life has not changed much, leading to pervasive work-family conflict. Observing these strains, some scholars wonder whether U.S. women's high…

  16. 12 CFR 222.26 - Delivery of opt-out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... consumer; (2) Mails a printed copy of the notice to the last known mailing address of the consumer; (3) Provides a notice by e-mail to a consumer who has agreed to receive electronic disclosures by e-mail from... notice via e-mail to a consumer who has not agreed to receive electronic disclosures by e-mail from...

  17. 12 CFR Appendix C to Part 334 - Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... example: 1. Rearranging the order of the references to “your income,” “your account history,” and “your credit score.” 2. Substituting other types of information for “income,” “account history,” or “credit score” for accuracy, such as “payment history,” “credit history,” “payoff status,” or “claims...

  18. 12 CFR Appendix C to Part 41 - Model Forms for Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    .... Rearranging the order of the references to “your income,” “your account history,” and “your credit score.” 2. Substituting other types of information for “income,” “account history,” or “credit score” for accuracy, such as “payment history,” “credit history,” “payoff status,” or “claims history.” 3. Substituting...

  19. 12 CFR 573.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud, unauthorized transactions, claims, or other... insurance rate advisory organizations, guaranty funds or agencies, agencies that are rating you, persons.... Chapter 21 (Financial Recordkeeping), a State insurance authority, with respect to any person domiciled...

  20. 17 CFR 160.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-04-01

    ... protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud, unauthorized transactions, claims or other liability... fiduciary or representative capacity on behalf of the consumer; (3) To provide information to insurance rate... (Financial Recordkeeping), a State insurance authority, with respect to any person domiciled in...

  1. 12 CFR 716.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ..., product or transaction; (ii) To protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud, unauthorized...) To provide information to insurance rate advisory organizations, guaranty funds or agencies, agencies... Transactions) and 12 U.S.C. Chapter 21 (Financial Recordkeeping), a state insurance authority, with respect...

  2. 12 CFR 216.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ..., service, product, or transaction; (ii) To protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud... consumer; (3) To provide information to insurance rate advisory organizations, guaranty funds or agencies... Transactions) and 12 U.S.C. Chapter 21 (Financial Recordkeeping), a State insurance authority, with respect...

  3. 12 CFR 216.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ..., service, product, or transaction; (ii) To protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud... consumer; (3) To provide information to insurance rate advisory organizations, guaranty funds or agencies... Transactions) and 12 U.S.C. Chapter 21 (Financial Recordkeeping), a State insurance authority, with respect...

  4. 12 CFR 573.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud, unauthorized transactions, claims, or other... insurance rate advisory organizations, guaranty funds or agencies, agencies that are rating you, persons.... Chapter 21 (Financial Recordkeeping), a State insurance authority, with respect to any person domiciled...

  5. 12 CFR 40.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ..., or transaction; (ii) To protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud, unauthorized...) To provide information to insurance rate advisory organizations, guaranty funds or agencies, agencies... insurance authority, with respect to any person domiciled in that insurance authority's State that...

  6. 16 CFR 313.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ..., product, or transaction; (ii) To protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud, unauthorized...) To provide information to insurance rate advisory organizations, guaranty funds or agencies, agencies...) and 12 U.S.C. Chapter 21 (Financial Recordkeeping), a State insurance authority, with respect to...

  7. 16 CFR 313.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ..., product, or transaction; (ii) To protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud, unauthorized...) To provide information to insurance rate advisory organizations, guaranty funds or agencies, agencies...) and 12 U.S.C. Chapter 21 (Financial Recordkeeping), a State insurance authority, with respect to...

  8. 12 CFR 716.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ..., product or transaction; (ii) To protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud, unauthorized...) To provide information to insurance rate advisory organizations, guaranty funds or agencies, agencies... Transactions) and 12 U.S.C. Chapter 21 (Financial Recordkeeping), a state insurance authority, with respect...

  9. 16 CFR 313.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ..., product, or transaction; (ii) To protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud, unauthorized...) To provide information to insurance rate advisory organizations, guaranty funds or agencies, agencies...) and 12 U.S.C. Chapter 21 (Financial Recordkeeping), a State insurance authority, with respect to...

  10. 12 CFR 40.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ..., or transaction; (ii) To protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud, unauthorized...) To provide information to insurance rate advisory organizations, guaranty funds or agencies, agencies... insurance authority, with respect to any person domiciled in that insurance authority's State that...

  11. 16 CFR 313.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ..., product, or transaction; (ii) To protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud, unauthorized...) To provide information to insurance rate advisory organizations, guaranty funds or agencies, agencies...) and 12 U.S.C. Chapter 21 (Financial Recordkeeping), a State insurance authority, with respect to...

  12. 12 CFR 573.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud, unauthorized transactions, claims, or other... insurance rate advisory organizations, guaranty funds or agencies, agencies that are rating you, persons.... Chapter 21 (Financial Recordkeeping), a State insurance authority, with respect to any person domiciled...

  13. 12 CFR 40.15 - Other exceptions to notice and opt out requirements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ..., or transaction; (ii) To protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud, unauthorized...) To provide information to insurance rate advisory organizations, guaranty funds or agencies, agencies... insurance authority, with respect to any person domiciled in that insurance authority's State that...

  14. 16 CFR Appendix A to Part 698 - Model Prescreen Opt-Out Notices

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... comply with part 642 of this title, the following model notices may be used: (a) English language model notice—(1) Short notice. ER31JA05.028 (2) Long notice. ER31JA05.029 (b) Spanish language model...

  15. 12 CFR 222.26 - Delivery of opt-out notices.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... consumer; (2) Mails a printed copy of the notice to the last known mailing address of the consumer; (3) Provides a notice by e-mail to a consumer who has agreed to receive electronic disclosures by e-mail from... notice via e-mail to a consumer who has not agreed to receive electronic disclosures by e-mail from...

  16. Control and Affiliation: A Two Dimensional Approach to Relational Communication.

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Tolhuizen, James H.

    Interpersonal behavior has been observed in a number of studies, and yet the two relational issues of control and affiliation are commonly reflected in all of them. Relational control includes such behaviors as dominance, assertiveness, retiring, and following, while relational affiliation includes involvement, acceptance, friendliness, and…

  17. Senior Service Centers: A Comparison of Affiliated and Nonaffiliated Participants.

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Kirk, Alan B.; Alessi, Hunter Downing

    2000-01-01

    The authors divided 275 elderly volunteers into 2 groups (affiliated and non-affiliated participants) and examined demographic, emotional, and practical issues that affect elderly people. There were significant differences between the groups on issues of loneliness, nutrition, and overall quality of life. (Contains 20 references and 3 tables.)…

  18. Factors Affecting Affiliate Station Loyalty towards Broadcast Television Networks.

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Lin, Carolyn A.

    1996-01-01

    Examines factors that may influence future ties between television networks and their affiliate stations. Surveys by mail affiliate general managers for the three commercial networks, asking programming questions and questions about level of loyalty to the networks. Finds that organization factors appear to be more essential in network-affiliate…

  19. Cognitive Effects of Greek Affiliation in College: Additional Evidence

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Pascarella, Ernest T.; Flowers, Lamont; Whitt, Elizabeth J.

    2009-01-01

    Previous research published in this journal found broad-based negative effects of Greek affiliation on standardized measures of cognitive development after 1 year of college. Following the same sample, and employing essentially the same research design and analytic model, the present study found that the negative effects of Greek affiliation were…

  20. Developmental Psychology and the Biophilia Hypothesis: Children's Affiliation with Nature.

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Kahn, Peter H., Jr.

    1997-01-01

    Reviews literature on biophilia hypothesis that children have fundamental, genetically based propensity to affiliate with other living organisms. Identifies three concerns: (1) genetic basis of biophilia; (2) existence of seemingly negative affiliations with nature; and (3) quality of supporting evidence. Presents structural-developmental approach…

  1. 17 CFR 50.52 - Exemption for swaps between affiliates.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-04-01

    ... affiliate counterparties is located in the European Union, Japan, or Singapore, the following may satisfy... between the eligible affiliate counterparty located in the European Union, Japan, or Singapore and an... Singapore, the requirements of paragraph (b)(4)(i) of this section shall not apply to the eligible...

  2. 13 CFR 121.103 - How does SBA determine affiliation?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... regulations found at 29 CFR 2510.3-101(d); (ii) Employee benefit or pension plans established and maintained... in fact separate. (g) Affiliation based on the newly organized concern rule. Affiliation may arise... receives one contract, SBA will determine compliance with the three awards in two years rule for...

  3. 14 CFR 223.25 - List of affiliates.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... 14 Aeronautics and Space 4 2010-01-01 2010-01-01 false List of affiliates. 223.25 Section 223.25 Aeronautics and Space OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION (AVIATION PROCEEDINGS) ECONOMIC REGULATIONS FREE AND REDUCED-RATE TRANSPORTATION International Travel § 223.25 List of affiliates. (a)...

  4. 12 CFR 563.41 - Transactions with affiliates.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... means “unimpaired capital and unimpaired surplus,” as defined in 12 CFR 560.93(b)(11). (6) 12 CFR 223.3...-OPERATIONS Operation and Structure § 563.41 Transactions with affiliates. (a) Scope. (1) This section... affiliates. (2) For the purposes of this section, “savings association” is defined at section 3 of...

  5. Behavioral Intent of Power and Affiliation: Implications for Functional Analysis.

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Maag, John W.; Kemp, Suzanne E.

    2003-01-01

    This paper proposes that power/control and affiliation may be valid functions of some behaviors and should be considered in a functional behavior analysis of maladaptive behavior in students. Suggestions are offered for school-based manipulations to determine whether power/control and affiliation are relevant functions in given situations.…

  6. 17 CFR 250.43 - Sales to affiliates.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... 17 Commodity and Securities Exchanges 3 2010-04-01 2010-04-01 false Sales to affiliates. 250.43... Financial Transactions 2 § 250.43 Sales to affiliates. (a) General provisions. No registered holding company... to any sale of securities or utility assets or any other interest in any business in an...

  7. 75 FR 72871 - Survey of Information Sharing Practices With Affiliates

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2010-11-26

    ... Office of Thrift Supervision Survey of Information Sharing Practices With Affiliates AGENCY: Office of... collection. Title of Proposal: Survey of Information Sharing Practices with Affiliates. OMB Number: 1550-0121... Agencies will gather information by means of a Survey to be completed by financial institutions and...

  8. 26 CFR 1.199-7 - Expanded affiliated groups.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... 26 Internal Revenue 3 2010-04-01 2010-04-01 false Expanded affiliated groups. 1.199-7 Section 1... (CONTINUED) INCOME TAXES Itemized Deductions for Individuals and Corporations (continued) § 1.199-7 Expanded... the Internal Revenue Code (Code). All members of an expanded affiliated group (EAG) are treated as...

  9. 47 CFR 43.21 - Transactions with affiliates.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-10-01

    ... calendar year; and (2) A report of the actual use of network plant investment for the prior calendar year...) REPORTS OF COMMUNICATION COMMON CARRIERS AND CERTAIN AFFILIATES § 43.21 Transactions with affiliates. (a... the responsible accounting officer. A copy of each annual report shall be as retained in the...

  10. 47 CFR 43.21 - Transactions with affiliates.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-10-01

    ... calendar year; and (2) A report of the actual use of network plant investment for the prior calendar year...) REPORTS OF COMMUNICATION COMMON CARRIERS AND CERTAIN AFFILIATES § 43.21 Transactions with affiliates. (a... the responsible accounting officer. A copy of each annual report shall be as retained in the...

  11. Religious Minorities and Persistence at a Systemic Religiously Affiliated University

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Patten, Todd A.; Rice, N. Dewaine

    2009-01-01

    There is paucity in the professional literature regarding the religious minority in religiously affiliated colleges and universities. This exploratory study analyzed one conservative private religiously affiliated university and the persistence rates of both the religious majority and religious minority. Crosstabs and chi-square analysis indicated…

  12. 14 CFR 223.25 - List of affiliates.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... 14 Aeronautics and Space 4 2012-01-01 2012-01-01 false List of affiliates. 223.25 Section 223.25 Aeronautics and Space OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION (AVIATION PROCEEDINGS) ECONOMIC REGULATIONS FREE AND REDUCED-RATE TRANSPORTATION International Travel § 223.25 List of affiliates. (a)...

  13. 14 CFR 223.25 - List of affiliates.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... 14 Aeronautics and Space 4 2011-01-01 2011-01-01 false List of affiliates. 223.25 Section 223.25 Aeronautics and Space OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION (AVIATION PROCEEDINGS) ECONOMIC REGULATIONS FREE AND REDUCED-RATE TRANSPORTATION International Travel § 223.25 List of affiliates. (a)...

  14. 14 CFR 223.25 - List of affiliates.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... 14 Aeronautics and Space 4 2013-01-01 2013-01-01 false List of affiliates. 223.25 Section 223.25 Aeronautics and Space OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION (AVIATION PROCEEDINGS) ECONOMIC REGULATIONS FREE AND REDUCED-RATE TRANSPORTATION International Travel § 223.25 List of affiliates. (a)...

  15. 14 CFR 223.25 - List of affiliates.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... 14 Aeronautics and Space 4 2014-01-01 2014-01-01 false List of affiliates. 223.25 Section 223.25 Aeronautics and Space OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION (AVIATION PROCEEDINGS) ECONOMIC REGULATIONS FREE AND REDUCED-RATE TRANSPORTATION International Travel § 223.25 List of affiliates. (a)...

  16. 78 FR 65765 - National Academic Affiliations Council Notice of Meeting

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    2013-11-01

    ... AFFAIRS National Academic Affiliations Council Notice of Meeting The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA... Academic Affiliations Council (NAAC) will be held on November 14-15, 2013, in the Office of Academic... Council is to advise the Secretary on matters affecting partnerships between VA and its...

  17. Organizational affiliation and effectiveness: the case of rape crisis centers.

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    Byington, D B; Martin, P Y; DiNitto, D M; Maxwell, M S

    1991-01-01

    Many rape crisis centers (RCCs) that were founded as autonomous organizations have affiliated with other organizations. The relationship of affiliation type and effectiveness is examined in a sample of 25 RCCs in Florida. Effectiveness is defined in terms of range of services for rape victims and involvement in rape prevention (social change) activities. The data show that 23 RCCs are affiliated with six types of organizations and two are free-standing. Each affiliation type has advantages and disadvantages but, overall, free-standing RCCs appear to be most effective and RCCs affiliated with community mental health centers, least effective. Of the seven types, free-standing agencies are most involved in rape prevention activities aimed at social change. PMID:10114294

  18. Affiliation and Its Benefits to the Hospital and Community.

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    Schneider, Maureen

    2016-01-01

    As a result of the Affordable Care Act, innovative strategies must be developed and initiated to work with the Affordable Care Act in order to diminish fragmentation of care delivery and thereby improve quality and reduce costs. It is imperative for health care organizations to explore options from mergers and acquisitions to affiliation agreements in order to prepare for business transformation. Since financial strength combined with independent governance and retention of cultural identity may be optimal, a legal transactional structure such as an affiliation is sometimes the best course of action for a health system. This article explores the affiliation process for health care organizations. PMID:27584895

  19. Affective contingencies in the affiliative domain: Physiological assessment, associations with the affiliation motive, and prediction of behavior.

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    Dufner, Michael; Arslan, Ruben C; Hagemeyer, Birk; Schönbrodt, Felix D; Denissen, Jaap J A

    2015-10-01

    According to classical motive disposition theory, individuals differ in their propensity to derive pleasure from affiliative experiences. This propensity is considered a core process underlying the affiliation motive and a pervasive cause of motivated behavior. In this study, we tested these assumptions. We presented participants with positive affiliative stimuli and used electromyography to record changes in facial muscular activity that are indicative of subtle smiling. We were thus able to physiologically measure positive affect following affiliative cues. Individual differences in these affective contingencies were internally consistent and temporally stable. They converged with affiliation motive self- and informant reports and picture story exercise scores, indicating that they are partly accessible to the self, observable to outsiders, and overlap with implicit systems. Finally, they predicted affiliative behavior in terms of situation selection and modification across a wide variety of contexts (i.e., in daily life, the laboratory, and an online social network). These findings corroborate the long-held assumption that affective contingencies represent a motivational core aspect of affiliation. PMID:26280840

  20. Motivation, affect, and hemispheric asymmetry: power versus affiliation.

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    Kuhl, Julius; Kazén, Miguel

    2008-08-01

    In 4 experiments, the authors examined to what extent information related to different social needs (i.e., power vs. affiliation) is associated with hemispheric laterality. Response latencies to a lateralized dot-probe task following lateralized pictures or verbal labels that were associated with positive or negative episodes related to power, affiliation, or achievement revealed clear-cut laterality effects. These effects were a function of need content rather than of valence: Power-related stimuli were associated with right visual field (left hemisphere) superiority, whereas affiliation-related stimuli were associated with left visual field (right hemisphere) superiority. Additional results demonstrated that in contrast to power, affiliation primes were associated with better discrimination between coherent word triads (e.g., goat, pass, and green, all related to mountain) and noncoherent triads, a remote associate task known to activate areas of the right hemisphere. PMID:18665713

  1. High Performance Home Building Guide for Habitat for Humanity Affiliates

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    Lindsey Marburger

    2010-10-01

    This guide covers basic principles of high performance Habitat construction, steps to achieving high performance Habitat construction, resources to help improve building practices, materials, etc., and affiliate profiles and recommendations.

  2. Motivation, affect, and hemispheric asymmetry: power versus affiliation.

    PubMed

    Kuhl, Julius; Kazén, Miguel

    2008-08-01

    In 4 experiments, the authors examined to what extent information related to different social needs (i.e., power vs. affiliation) is associated with hemispheric laterality. Response latencies to a lateralized dot-probe task following lateralized pictures or verbal labels that were associated with positive or negative episodes related to power, affiliation, or achievement revealed clear-cut laterality effects. These effects were a function of need content rather than of valence: Power-related stimuli were associated with right visual field (left hemisphere) superiority, whereas affiliation-related stimuli were associated with left visual field (right hemisphere) superiority. Additional results demonstrated that in contrast to power, affiliation primes were associated with better discrimination between coherent word triads (e.g., goat, pass, and green, all related to mountain) and noncoherent triads, a remote associate task known to activate areas of the right hemisphere.

  3. The neuroanatomical delineation of agentic and affiliative extraversion.

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    Grodin, Erica N; White, Tara L

    2015-06-01

    Extraversion is a fascinating personality dimension that consists of two major components, agentic extraversion and affiliative extraversion. Agentic extraversion involves incentive motivation and is expressed as a tendency toward assertiveness, persistence, and achievement. Affiliative extraversion involves the positive emotion of social warmth and is expressed as a tendency toward amicability, gregariousness, and affection. Here we investigate the neuroanatomical correlates of the personality traits of agentic and affiliative extraversion using the Multidimensional Personality Questionnaire Brief Form, structural magnetic resonance imaging, and voxel-based morphometry in a sample of 83 healthy adult volunteers. We found that trait agentic extraversion and trait affiliative extraversion were each positively associated with the volume of the medial orbitofrontal cortex bilaterally (t's ≥ 2.03, r's ≥ .23, p's < .05). Agentic extraversion was specifically and positively related to the volume of the left parahippocampal gyrus (t = 4.08, r = .21, p < .05), left cingulate gyrus (t = 4.75, r = .28, p < .05), left caudate (t = 4.29, r = .24, p < .05), and left precentral gyrus (t = 4.00, r = .18, p < .05) in males and females, and the volume of the right nucleus accumbens in males (t = 2.92, r = .20, p < .05). Trait affiliative extraversion was not found to be associated with additional regions beyond the medial orbitofrontal cortex. The findings provide the first evidence of a neuroanatomical dissociation between the personality traits of agentic and affiliative extraversion in healthy adults. PMID:25712871

  4. Subculture affiliation is associated with substance use of adolescents.

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    Bobakova, Daniela; Madarasova Geckova, Andrea; Reijneveld, Sijmen A; van Dijk, Jitse P

    2012-01-01

    Youth subcultures (hip-hop, punk, skinhead, techno scene, metal) are known for specific lifestyles, music preferences, shared values and behaviours of their members. The aim of this study was to assess the association between subculture affiliation and substance use (tobacco, alcohol and cannabis), and whether gender, family affluence and substance use by peers explain this association. Subculture affiliation was significantly associated with substance use (OR/95% CI: smoking 3.13/2.30-4.24; drinking 2.58/1.95-3.41; drunkenness 2.02/1.54-2.66; cannabis use 2.42/1.46-4.00). Only a part of this risk runs via gender, family affluence and peer substance use. Health promotion should be targeted in particular at adolescents with a subculture affiliation as they are at higher risk of substance use.

  5. The Neuroanatomical Delineation of Agentic and Affiliative Extraversion

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    Grodin, Erica N.; White, Tara L.

    2015-01-01

    Extraversion is a fascinating personality dimension that consists of two major components, agentic extraversion and affiliative extraversion. Agentic extraversion involves incentive motivation and is expressed as a tendency toward assertiveness, persistence, and achievement. Affiliative extraversion involves the positive emotion of social warmth and is expressed as a tendency toward amicability, gregariousness, and affection. Here we investigate the neuroanatomical correlates of the personality traits of agentic extraversion and affiliative extraversion using the Multidimensional Personality Questionnaire brief form (MPQ-BF), structural magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and voxel-based morphometry (VBM) methods in a sample of 83 healthy adult volunteers. We found that trait agentic extraversion and trait affiliative extraversion were each positively associated with the volume of the medial orbitofrontal cortex bilaterally (t’s ≥ 2.03; r’s ≥ .23, p’s <0.05). Agentic extraversion was specifically and positively related to the volume of the left parahippocampal gyrus (t = 4.08, r = .21, p < 0.05), left cingulate gyrus (t = 4.75, r = .28, p < 0.05), left caudate (t = 4.29, r = .24, p < 0.05), and left precentral gyrus (t = 4.00, r = .18, p < 0.05) in males and females, and the volume of the right nucleus accumbens in males (t = 2.92, r = .20, p < 0.05). Trait affiliative extraversion was not found to be associated with additional regions beyond the medial orbitofrontal cortex. The findings provide the first evidence of a neuroanatomical dissociation between the personality traits of agentic extraversion and affiliative extraversion in healthy adults. PMID:25712871

  6. 18 CFR 35.37 - Market power analysis required.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... Wholesale Sales of Electric Energy, Capacity and Ancillary Services at Market-Based Rates § 35.37 Market... energy markets through the affiliation, ownership or control of inputs to electric power production, such... required. 35.37 Section 35.37 Conservation of Power and Water Resources FEDERAL ENERGY...

  7. 18 CFR 35.37 - Market power analysis required.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ... Wholesale Sales of Electric Energy, Capacity and Ancillary Services at Market-Based Rates § 35.37 Market... energy markets through the affiliation, ownership or control of inputs to electric power production, such... required. 35.37 Section 35.37 Conservation of Power and Water Resources FEDERAL ENERGY...

  8. Hospital-affiliated and hospital-owned retail clinics: strategic opportunities and operational challenges.

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    Kaissi, Amer

    2010-01-01

    Retail clinics have experienced an exponential growth in the last few years. While the majority of retail clinics are freestanding, venture-backed companies affiliated with retail hosts, an increasing number of hospital systems have decided to develop their own retail clinics or partner with existing national companies. Using a stakeholder approach, the purpose of this article is to assess the strategic considerations behind these decisions and the operational challenges associated with them and to use the results to develop a questionnaire that can be applied in future research in a national sample of healthcare executives. We conducted eight in-depth interviews with administrative and clinical leaders in seven hospital systems across the United States that have or had a relationship with retail clinics in the last three years. Our findings show that the hospital systems' association with retail clinics involves two main models: an affiliation with retail chains that operate the clinics and ownership of the clinics with an arms-length relationship with the retail chain. Hospital systems are engaging in these relationships for several strategic reasons: to increase market share through enhanced referrals to physician offices and hospitals, to become closer to consumers, and to experiment with nontraditional ways of delivering health care. Operational challenges included physician resistance and skepticism, poor financial performance, people's perception of retail clinics, staffing issues, and the newness of the business model. Six out of eight respondents thought that hospital affiliation with/ownership of retail clinics is a trend that is here to stay, although many provided caveats and stipulations. Further research is needed to provide more evidence about this emerging way of healthcare delivery. PMID:21077582

  9. Birth Order, Gender and Affiliation in Various Situations.

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    Fox, Shaul

    1981-01-01

    Administered two questionnaires to 800 Israeli subjects which examine the affiliation need in four groups of situations. No differences were found between first and later-borns in their tendency to associate with others. Results showed significant interaction between sex and specific situational factors. (Author/RC)

  10. 12 CFR 41.32 - Sharing medical information with affiliates.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... (b) to an affiliate: (1) In connection with the business of insurance or annuities (including the activities described in section 18B of the model Privacy of Consumer Financial and Health Information Regulation issued by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners, as in effect on January 1,...

  11. Confidentiality and Professional Affiliation Effects on Subject Ratings of Interviewers.

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    Drake, David W.; And Others

    The purpose of this research was to study the effects of different statements regarding confidentiality (absolute; limited; nondirective) on subject impressions of interviewers. In addition, the professional affiliation of the interviewer was manipulated (psychologist, minister/pastoral counselor, social worker) to assess potential influence of…

  12. Growing up with a Cochlear Implant: Education, Vocation, and Affiliation

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    Spencer, Linda J.; Tomblin, J. Bruce; Gantz, Bruce J.

    2012-01-01

    The long-term educational/vocational, affiliation, and quality-of-life outcomes of the first and second cohorts of children with bilateral, profound hearing loss who received cochlear implants under a large National Institutes of Health-funded study was investigated in 41 of 61 eligible participants. Educational and vocational outcomes were…

  13. 32 CFR 161.22 - Benefits for foreign affiliates.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-07-01

    ... Other Eligible Individuals § 161.22 Benefits for foreign affiliates. (a) Sponsored NATO and PFP personnel in the United States. Active duty officer and enlisted personnel of NATO and PFP countries serving... to part 161. Table 46 to Part 161—Benefits for Sponsored NATO and PFP Personnel and...

  14. Music Listening, Coping, Peer Affiliation and Depression in Adolescence

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    Miranda, Dave; Claes, Michel

    2009-01-01

    This study was conducted with 418 French-Canadian adolescents from Montreal (Canada) and had three objectives: (1) to find empirical evidence that music listening in adolescence can lead to peer affiliation based upon music preferences; (2) to find out whether three styles of coping by music listening (original self-report scale: emotion-oriented,…

  15. Affiliative Motivation, School Attachment, and Aggression in School

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    Hill, Laura Griner; Werner, Nicole E.

    2006-01-01

    School attachment is a robust predictor of adjustment in children and youth. Previous research has demonstrated effects of school context on student attachment, but individual-level contributions have not been explored. Our study examined the role of affiliative orientation in school attachment and aggressive behavior in children and youth from…

  16. 24 CFR 3500.15 - Affiliated business arrangements.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... service except where title is being held for the beneficial owner. (6) Franchise is defined in 16 CFR 436.2(a). (7) Franchisor is defined in 16 CFR 436.2(c). (8) Franchisee is defined in 16 CFR 436.2(d). (9... 24 Housing and Urban Development 5 2010-04-01 2010-04-01 false Affiliated business...

  17. A Developmental Inquiry into Biophilia: Children's Affiliation with Nature.

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    Kahn, Peter H., Jr.

    This paper examines the biophilia hypothesis put forth by E. O. Wilson, which asserts the existence of a fundamental, genetically-based human need and propensity to affiliate with other living organisms and lifelike processes. It reviews research by Wilson and others that supports the biophilia hypothesis, and examines some of the issues and…

  18. 26 CFR 56.4911-7 - Affiliated group of organizations.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-04-01

    ... has a governing board made up of nine members. Five members on the board of N are also members of the...-abuse rule for groups of affiliated organizations. In general, the rule operates to prevent numerous... permitted lobbying expenditures. The anti-abuse rule is implemented by this § 56.4911-7 and §§ 56.4911-8...

  19. 26 CFR 56.4911-7 - Affiliated group of organizations.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ...) MISCELLANEOUS EXCISE TAXES (CONTINUED) PUBLIC CHARITY EXCISE TAXES § 56.4911-7 Affiliated group of organizations... electing public charity's lobbying expenditures (as well as avoiding the $1,000,000 cap on a single electing public charity's lobbying expenditures). This is generally accomplished by treating the members...

  20. 43 CFR 10.14 - Lineal descent and cultural affiliation.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-10-01

    ... affiliation between present-day individuals and Indian tribes or Native Hawaiian organizations and human... by Indian tribes and Native Hawaiian organizations with respect to tribal lands. (b) Criteria for... Hawaiian organization or by the common law system of descendence to a known Native American...

  1. 13 CFR 121.103 - How does SBA determine affiliation?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ..., management or technical assistance under the Small Business Investment Act of 1958, as amended, (an applicant... 13 Business Credit and Assistance 1 2010-01-01 2010-01-01 false How does SBA determine affiliation? 121.103 Section 121.103 Business Credit and Assistance SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION SMALL...

  2. 13 CFR 121.103 - How does SBA determine affiliation?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... CFR 2510.3-101(d); (ii) Employee benefit or pension plans established and maintained by the Federal... entities are affiliates of each other when one controls or has the power to control the other, or a third party or parties controls or has the power to control both. It does not matter whether control...

  3. Cortisol modulates men's affiliative responses to acute social stress.

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    Berger, Justus; Heinrichs, Markus; von Dawans, Bernadette; Way, Baldwin M; Chen, Frances S

    2016-01-01

    The dominant characterization of the physiological and behavioral human stress reaction is the fight-or-flight response. On the other hand, it has been suggested that social affiliation during stressful times ("tend-and-befriend") also represents a common adaptive response to stress, particularly for women. In the current study, we investigate the extent to which men may also show affiliative responses following acute stress. In addition, we examine a potential neuroendocrine modulator of the hypothesized affiliative response. Eighty male students (forty dyads) were recruited to undergo either the Trier Social Stress Test for Groups (TSST-G) or a non-stressful control situation. Subsequently, participants completed a dyadic interaction task and were then asked to report their feelings of psychological closeness to their interaction partner. Although participants assigned to the stress condition did not differ overall on psychological closeness from participants assigned to the control condition, participants with high cortisol responses to the stressor showed significantly higher ratings of psychological closeness to their interaction partner than participants with low cortisol responses. Our findings suggest that men may form closer temporary bonds following stressful situations that are accompanied by a significant cortisol response. We suggest that the traditional characterization of the male stress response in terms of "fight-or-flight" may be incomplete, and that social affiliation may in fact represent a common, adaptive response to stress in men.

  4. The Impact of University Religious Affiliation on Presidential Leadership Practices

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    Savior, Richard David

    2014-01-01

    Colleges and universities in the United States face a set of significant and progressive challenges requiring exemplary senior leadership. The purpose of this study was to measure and analyze the senior leadership practices at private/secular and private/religious affiliated colleges and universities to identify differences in leadership practices…

  5. 76 FR 4750 - Survey of Information Sharing Practices With Affiliates

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    2011-01-26

    ... Office of Thrift Supervision Survey of Information Sharing Practices With Affiliates AGENCY: Office of... on the following information collection. Title of Proposal: Survey of Information Sharing Practices...-159, 117 Stat. 1952. The OTS will gather information by means of a Survey to be completed by...

  6. An Examination of Drunkorexia, Greek Affiliation, and Alcohol Consumption

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    Ward, Rose Marie; Galante, Marina; Trivedi, Rudra; Kahrs, Juliana

    2015-01-01

    The purpose of this study is to examine the relation between Greek affiliation, the College Life Alcohol Salience Scale, alcohol consumption, disordered eating, and drunkorexia (i.e., using disordered eating practices as compensation for calories consumed through alcohol). A total of 349 college students (254 females, 89 males) participated in the…

  7. Teacher Control and Affiliation: Do Students and Teachers Agree?

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    Brekelmans, Mieke; Mainhard, Tim; den Brok, Perry; Wubbels, Theo

    2011-01-01

    Using an interpersonal circumplex model, we examined whether teachers and students in secondary education apply a similar frame of reference when thinking about how a teacher relates to students. We also examined the alignment of teacher and student perceptions of two dimensions of the teacher-student relationship: Control and Affiliation. Results…

  8. Examination of a University-Affiliated Safe Ride Program

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    Gieck, D. Joseph; Slagle, David M.

    2010-01-01

    A university-affiliated safe ride program was evaluated to determine whether these programs can reduce drunk-driving related costs. Data was collected from 187 safe ride passengers during three nights of operation. Among the passengers, 93% were enrolled at a local University, 31% were younger than 21, and 40% reported a prior alcohol-related…

  9. Alliance Affiliate Activities: Non-Governmental Organizations in Environmental Education.

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    Disinger, John F., Comp.

    Short descriptions of organizational structure and goals and descriptions of environmental education interests, activities, and priorities are presented for 32 nongovernmental organizations affiliated with the Alliance for Environmental Education. The organizations included are listed in the table of contents. The groups included represent a…

  10. Creating a Successful Affiliated Foundation. Foundation Relations. Board Basics.

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    Hedgepeth, Royster C.

    1999-01-01

    This booklet for trustees of institutions of higher education offers guidelines for the creation of effective affiliated foundations. An introductory section notes the increased use of such foundations by public colleges and universities for institutional fund-raising and management of property and endowments. The booklet finds that successful…

  11. 13 CFR 121.103 - How does SBA determine affiliation?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... exercised, so long as the power to control exists. (2) SBA considers factors such as ownership, management... common ownership or common management. In addition, affiliation will not be found based upon the..., management or technical assistance under the Small Business Investment Act of 1958, as amended, (an...

  12. Affiliative Structures and Social Competence in Portuguese Preschool Children

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    Daniel, João R.; Santos, António J.; Peceguina, Inês; Vaughn, Brian E.

    2015-01-01

    The goal of this study was to determine whether peer social competence (SC), defined as the capacity to use behavioral, cognitive, and emotional resources in the service of achieving personal goals within preschool peer groups, was related to the type of affiliative subgroups to which children belonged. Two hundred forty Portuguese preschool…

  13. 12 CFR 222.32 - Sharing medical information with affiliates.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... affiliate: (1) In connection with the business of insurance or annuities (including the activities described in section 18B of the model Privacy of Consumer Financial and Health Information Regulation issued by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners, as in effect on January 1, 2003); (2) For...

  14. 12 CFR 717.32 - Sharing medical information with affiliates.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ...) to an affiliate: (1) In connection with the business of insurance or annuities (including the activities described in section 18B of the model Privacy of Consumer Financial and Health Information Regulation issued by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners, as in effect on January 1,...

  15. 12 CFR 571.32 - Sharing medical information with affiliates.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... section to an affiliate: (1) In connection with the business of insurance or annuities (including the activities described in section 18B of the model Privacy of Consumer Financial and Health Information Regulation issued by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners, as in effect on January 1,...

  16. Empathetic Responsiveness, Group Norms, and Prosocial Affiliations in Bullying Roles

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    Nickerson, Amanda B.; Mele-Taylor, Danielle

    2014-01-01

    In this study, the relationships among gender, empathetic responsiveness, perceived group norms, prosocial affiliations, and bullying roles were examined for 262 fifth- through eighth-grade students (n = 141 males; n = 121 females). According to the Bullying Participant Roles Survey (BPRS), participants were identified as defenders (n = 135;…

  17. 26 CFR 56.4911-7 - Affiliated group of organizations.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-04-01

    ... organizations from being created for the purpose of avoiding the sliding-scale percentage limitation on an... the section 501(h) lobbying expenditure limits to members of an affiliated group of organizations...) of this section), (ii) Each of which is an eligible organization (within the meaning of §...

  18. 26 CFR 56.4911-7 - Affiliated group of organizations.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-04-01

    ... organizations from being created for the purpose of avoiding the sliding-scale percentage limitation on an... the section 501(h) lobbying expenditure limits to members of an affiliated group of organizations...) of this section), (ii) Each of which is an eligible organization (within the meaning of §...

  19. Educational Franchising (Once More about the Status of the Affiliate)

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    Kovalenko, A.

    2006-01-01

    Issues relating to the organization of the process of education via the network system is being discussed vigorously among specialists in the field of social economic theory and economic sociology. An example of network education is seen in the network of affiliates and branch offices of institutions of higher learning. This journal has already…

  20. Priming Third-Party Ostracism Increases Affiliative Imitation in Children

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    Over, Harriet; Carpenter, Malinda

    2009-01-01

    Human beings are intensely social creatures and, as such, devote significant time and energy to creating and maintaining affiliative bonds with group members. Nevertheless, social relations sometimes collapse and individuals experience exclusion from the group. Fortunately for adults, they are able to use behavioral strategies such as mimicry to…

  1. The Linguistic Affiliation Constraint and Phoneme Recognition in Diglossic Arabic

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    Saiegh-Haddad, Elinor; Levin, Iris; Hende, Nareman; Ziv, Margalit

    2011-01-01

    This study tested the effect of the phoneme's linguistic affiliation (Standard Arabic versus Spoken Arabic) on phoneme recognition among five-year-old Arabic native speaking kindergarteners (N=60). Using a picture selection task of words beginning with the same phoneme, and through careful manipulation of the phonological properties of target…

  2. Classroom Emotional Climate, Teacher Affiliation, and Student Conduct

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    Brackett, Marc A.; Reyes, Maria Regina; Rivers, Susan E.; Elbertson, Nicole A.; Salovey, Peter

    2011-01-01

    Using a multi-method, multi-level approach, this study examined the link between classroom emotional climate and student conduct, including as a mediator the role of teacher affiliation, i.e., students' perceptions of their relationships with their teachers. Data were collected from 90 fifth- and sixth-grade classrooms (n = 2,000 students) and…

  3. Synchronous international scientific mobility in the space of affiliations: evidence from Russia.

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    Markova, Yulia V; Shmatko, Natalia A; Katchanov, Yurij L

    2016-01-01

    The article presents a survey of Russian researchers' synchronous international scientific mobility as an element of the global system of scientific labor market. Synchronous international scientific mobility is a simultaneous holding of scientific positions in institutions located in different countries. The study explores bibliometric data from the Web of Science Core Collection and socio-economic indicators for 56 countries. In order to examine international scientific mobility, we use a method of affiliations. The paper introduces a model of synchronous international scientific mobility. It enables to specify country's involvement in the international division of scientific labor. Synchronous international scientific mobility is a modern form of the international division of labor in science. It encompasses various forms of part-time, temporary and remote employment of scientists. The analysis reveals the distribution of Russian authors in the space of affiliations, and directions of upward/downward international scientific mobility. The bibliometric characteristics of mobile authors are isomorphic to those of receiver country authors. Synchronous international scientific mobility of Russian authors is determined by differences in scientific impacts between receiver and donor countries.

  4. Synchronous international scientific mobility in the space of affiliations: evidence from Russia.

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    Markova, Yulia V; Shmatko, Natalia A; Katchanov, Yurij L

    2016-01-01

    The article presents a survey of Russian researchers' synchronous international scientific mobility as an element of the global system of scientific labor market. Synchronous international scientific mobility is a simultaneous holding of scientific positions in institutions located in different countries. The study explores bibliometric data from the Web of Science Core Collection and socio-economic indicators for 56 countries. In order to examine international scientific mobility, we use a method of affiliations. The paper introduces a model of synchronous international scientific mobility. It enables to specify country's involvement in the international division of scientific labor. Synchronous international scientific mobility is a modern form of the international division of labor in science. It encompasses various forms of part-time, temporary and remote employment of scientists. The analysis reveals the distribution of Russian authors in the space of affiliations, and directions of upward/downward international scientific mobility. The bibliometric characteristics of mobile authors are isomorphic to those of receiver country authors. Synchronous international scientific mobility of Russian authors is determined by differences in scientific impacts between receiver and donor countries. PMID:27217995

  5. Kin Group Affiliation and Marital Violence Against Women in Ghana.

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    Sedziafa, Alice Pearl; Tenkorang, Eric Y

    2016-01-01

    The socialization of men and women in Ghana often confers either patrilineal or matrilineal rights, privileges, and responsibilities. Yet, previous studies that explored domestic and marital violence in sub-Saharan Africa, and Ghana, paid less attention to kin group affiliation and how the power dynamics within such groups affect marital violence. Using the 2008 Ghana Demographic and Health Survey and applying ordinary least squares (OLS) techniques, this study examined what influences physical, sexual, and emotional violence among matrilineal and patrilineal kin groups. Results indicate significant differences among matrilineal and patrilineal kin groups regarding marital violence. Socioeconomic variables that capture feminist and power theories were significantly related to sexual and emotional violence in matrilineal societies. Also, variables that tap both cultural and life course epistemologies of domestic violence were strongly related to physical, sexual, and emotional violence among married women in patrilineal kin groups. Policymakers must pay attention to kin group affiliation in designing policies aimed at reducing marital violence among Ghanaian women.

  6. [Emotional and motivational influences in an affiliation conflict situation].

    PubMed

    Sokolowski, K; Schmalt, H D

    1996-01-01

    The present study investigated the influence of induced mood (happy vs. sad) and the affiliation motive (hope of affiliation vs. fear of rejection) on cognitions and physiological reactions during the presentation of a social scenario. This scenario depicted the temporal approach to and finally the unexpected termination of a social interaction. Happy and sad moods were induced successfully, as indicated by self-report measures and physiological variables. Participants high in fear of rejection were more anxious and tensed immediately before the desired social interaction. In addition, they showed a higher level of physiological arousal. The unexpected termination of the social interaction at the end of the scenario had a strong negative effect on participants high in fear of rejection if they were in a happy mood. Thus, in this case an incongruence between the dominant motive and the actual emotional state led to emotional impairment. The results are discussed on the basis of motivational conflict theory and of learned helplessness.

  7. Judging political affiliation from faces of UK MPs.

    PubMed

    Roberts, Tom; Griffin, Harry; McOwan, Peter W; Johnston, Alan

    2011-01-01

    Subjects were shown photographs of UK MPs' faces and asked to judge their political affiliations. Participants were unable to correctly distinguish between Conservative and Labour politicians. However, their responses were used to create computer-generated idealised faces representative of each party, which independent evaluators could correctly identify. These faces give an indication of the mental images we might reference when imagining MPs from the two main UK political parties.

  8. Affiliation, empathy, and the origins of theory of mind.

    PubMed

    Seyfarth, Robert M; Cheney, Dorothy L

    2013-06-18

    To understand the evolution of a Theory of Mind, we need to understand the selective factors that might have jumpstarted its initial evolution. We argue that a subconscious, reflexive appreciation of others' intentions, emotions, and perspectives is at the roots of even the most complex forms of Theory of Mind and that these abilities may have evolved because natural selection has favored individuals that are motivated to empathize with others and attend to their social interactions. These skills are adaptive because they are essential to forming strong, enduring social bonds, which in turn enhance reproductive success. We first review evidence from both humans and other animals indicating that reflexive and reflective mental state attributions are inextricably linked and play a crucial role in promoting affiliative social bonds. We next describe results from free-ranging female baboons showing that individuals who show high rates of affiliative behavior form stronger social bonds with other females. These bonds, in turn, are linked to fitness. We then provide data from three different types of social challenges (male immigration, changes in grooming behavior after the death of a close relative, and responses during playback experiments), suggesting that females who manifest high rates of affiliative behavior may also be more motivated to anticipate challenges, react adaptively to setbacks, and respond appropriately to social interactions.

  9. 13 CFR 125.12 - May an SDVO SBC have affiliates?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... 13 Business Credit and Assistance 1 2010-01-01 2010-01-01 false May an SDVO SBC have affiliates... CONTRACTING PROGRAMS Eligibility Requirements for the SDVO SBC Program § 125.12 May an SDVO SBC have affiliates? A concern may have affiliates provided that the aggregate size of the concern and all...

  10. 45 CFR 146.119 - HMO affiliation period as an alternative to a preexisting condition exclusion.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-10-01

    ... the affiliation period. (6) The affiliation period for enrollment in the HMO under a plan runs... by the following examples: Example 1. (i) Facts. An employer sponsors a group health plan. Benefits... this date and run concurrently. Therefore, the affiliation period ends on March 31, the waiting...

  11. 45 CFR 146.119 - HMO affiliation period as an alternative to a preexisting condition exclusion.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-10-01

    ... the affiliation period. (6) The affiliation period for enrollment in the HMO under a plan runs... by the following examples: Example 1. (i) Facts. An employer sponsors a group health plan. Benefits... this date and run concurrently. Therefore, the affiliation period ends on March 31, the waiting...

  12. 26 CFR 1.601-1 - Special deduction for bank affiliates.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-04-01

    ... 26 Internal Revenue 7 2014-04-01 2013-04-01 true Special deduction for bank affiliates. 1.601-1 Section 1.601-1 Internal Revenue INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY (CONTINUED) INCOME TAX (CONTINUED) INCOME TAXES (CONTINUED) Bank Affiliates § 1.601-1 Special deduction for bank affiliates. (a) The special deduction described...

  13. 26 CFR 1.279-6 - Application of section 279 to certain affiliated groups.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... by an affiliated group of corporations, the annual interest to be paid or incurred by each member of... corporation is a member of an affiliated group, the application of section 279 shall be determined by treating all of the members of the affiliated group in the aggregate as the issuing corporation, except...

  14. 76 FR 63357 - VA National Academic Affiliations Council; Notice of Establishment

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    2011-10-12

    ... AFFAIRS VA National Academic Affiliations Council; Notice of Establishment As required by Section 9(a)(2... establishment of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) National Academic Affiliations Council. The Secretary... partnerships between VA and its academic affiliates. The Council will provide a forum for discussion and...

  15. Manipulating the affiliative interactions of group-housed rhesus macaques using positive reinforcement training techniques.

    PubMed

    Schapiro, S J; Perlman, J E; Boudreau, B A

    2001-11-01

    Social housing, whether continuous, intermittent, or partial contact, typically provides many captive primates with opportunities to express affiliative behaviors, important components of the species-typical behavioral repertoire. Positive reinforcement training techniques have been successfully employed to shape many behaviors important for achieving primate husbandry goals. The present study was conducted to determine whether positive reinforcement training techniques could also be employed to alter levels of affiliative interactions among group-housed rhesus macaques. Twenty-eight female rhesus were divided into high (n = 14) and low (n = 14) affiliators based on a median split of the amount of time they spent affiliating during the baseline phase of the study. During the subsequent training phase, half of the low affiliators (n = 7) were trained to increase their time spent affiliating, and half of the high affiliators (n = 7) were trained to decrease their time spent affiliating. Trained subjects were observed both during and outside of training sessions. Low affiliators significantly increased the amount of time they spent affiliating, but only during nontraining sessions. High affiliators on the other hand, significantly decreased the amount of time they spent affiliating, but only during training sessions. These data suggest that positive reinforcement techniques can be used to alter the affiliative behavior patterns of group-housed, female rhesus monkeys, although the two subgroups of subjects responded differently to the training process. Low affiliators changed their overall behavioral repertoire, while high affiliators responded to the reinforcement contingencies of training, altering their proximity patterns but not their overall behavior patterns. Thus, positive reinforcement training can be used not only as a means to promote species-typical or beneficial behavior patterns, but also as an important experimental manipulation to facilitate systematic

  16. Challenging the Future. The University Marketing Report, 1985.

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Smoot, Joseph G.; And Others

    A report on marketing the Pittsburg State University in Kansas to prospective students is presented. The conceptual basis is considered, including university mission; objectives of the marketing committee; and internal, affiliated, and external constituents. Both external (e.g., the environmental climate) and, by school/department, internal (e.g.,…

  17. 12 CFR 332.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... INSURANCE CORPORATION REGULATIONS AND STATEMENTS OF GENERAL POLICY PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION... credit card program or other extension of credit on behalf of such entity; or (3) A proposed or actual..., billing, processing, clearing, transferring, reconciling or collection of amounts charged, debited,...

  18. 12 CFR 40.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... CURRENCY, DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION Exceptions § 40.14... consumer requests or authorizes, or in connection with: (1) Servicing or processing a financial product or... engaged in carrying out the financial transaction or providing the product or service; or (2) Required,...

  19. Compulsory school-entry vaccination laws and exemptions: who is opting out in ontario and why does it matter?

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    Mah, Catherine L; Guttmann, Astrid; McGeer, Allison; Krahn, Murray; Deber, Raisa B

    2010-05-01

    School-entry vaccination regulations are a policy instrument that has been widely used in some jurisdictions as a mechanism to ensure high immunization coverage rates. Exemptions to school-entry vaccination, which can be allowed on medical or non-medical grounds, present a number of ethical and policy challenges. In this paper, we consider the situation in Canada, where school-entry vaccination laws are rare. We present newly available aggregate-level registry data from Ontario comparing the use of medical and non-medical immunization exemptions to school-entry vaccination and the implications for population health.

  20. Reforming No Child Left Behind by Allowing States to Opt Out: An A-PLUS for Federalism. Backgrounder No. 2044

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    Lips, Dan

    2007-01-01

    As Congress considers reauthorization of the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Act of 2001, it should recognize the need for fundamental reform of federal K-12 education policy, which since 1965 has followed a path of greater federal control of education, the proliferation of bureaucracy, higher administrative costs, and new federal programs. Under the…

  1. 75 FR 24802 - Lead; Amendment to the Opt-Out and Recordkeeping Provisions in the Renovation, Repair, and...

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    2010-05-06

    ... be used. (In the remaining 1.8 million renovation events, test kits for determining whether a surface contains lead-based paint will indicate that lead-based paint is not present.) EPA expects test kits that... in late 2010. Once the improved test kits are available, the number of renovation, repair,...

  2. 16 CFR 313.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... TRADE COMMISSION REGULATIONS UNDER SPECIFIC ACTS OF CONGRESS PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION...) Servicing or processing a financial product or service that a consumer requests or authorizes; (2... rights of other persons engaged in carrying out the financial transaction or providing the product...

  3. 12 CFR 1016.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION (REGULATION P) Exceptions § 1016.14... financial product or service that a consumer requests or authorizes; (2) Maintaining or servicing the... persons engaged in carrying out the financial transaction or providing the product or service; or...

  4. 12 CFR 332.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... INSURANCE CORPORATION REGULATIONS AND STATEMENTS OF GENERAL POLICY PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION...) Servicing or processing a financial product or service that a consumer requests or authorizes; (2... rights of other persons engaged in carrying out the financial transaction or providing the product...

  5. 12 CFR 216.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... SYSTEM BOARD OF GOVERNORS OF THE FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION...) Servicing or processing a financial product or service that a consumer requests or authorizes; (2... rights of other persons engaged in carrying out the financial transaction or providing the product...

  6. 12 CFR 40.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... CURRENCY, DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION Exceptions § 40.14... consumer requests or authorizes, or in connection with: (1) Servicing or processing a financial product or... engaged in carrying out the financial transaction or providing the product or service; or (2) Required,...

  7. 17 CFR 248.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-04-01

    ...: Privacy of Consumer Financial Information and Safeguarding Personal Information Exceptions § 248.14... connection with: (1) Processing or servicing a financial product or service that a consumer requests or... enforce your rights or the rights of other persons engaged in carrying out the financial transaction...

  8. 16 CFR 313.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... TRADE COMMISSION REGULATIONS UNDER SPECIFIC ACTS OF CONGRESS PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION...) Servicing or processing a financial product or service that a consumer requests or authorizes; (2... rights of other persons engaged in carrying out the financial transaction or providing the product...

  9. 12 CFR 573.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... SUPERVISION, DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION Exceptions § 573.14... financial product or service that a consumer requests or authorizes; (2) Maintaining or servicing the... persons engaged in carrying out the financial transaction or providing the product or service; or...

  10. 12 CFR 216.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... SYSTEM BOARD OF GOVERNORS OF THE FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION...) Servicing or processing a financial product or service that a consumer requests or authorizes; (2... rights of other persons engaged in carrying out the financial transaction or providing the product...

  11. 12 CFR 1016.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION (REGULATION P) Exceptions § 1016.14... financial product or service that a consumer requests or authorizes; (2) Maintaining or servicing the... persons engaged in carrying out the financial transaction or providing the product or service; or...

  12. 12 CFR 573.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... SUPERVISION, DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION Exceptions § 573.14... financial product or service that a consumer requests or authorizes; (2) Maintaining or servicing the... persons engaged in carrying out the financial transaction or providing the product or service; or...

  13. 12 CFR 216.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... SYSTEM BOARD OF GOVERNORS OF THE FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION...) Servicing or processing a financial product or service that a consumer requests or authorizes; (2... rights of other persons engaged in carrying out the financial transaction or providing the product...

  14. 12 CFR 332.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... INSURANCE CORPORATION REGULATIONS AND STATEMENTS OF GENERAL POLICY PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION...) Servicing or processing a financial product or service that a consumer requests or authorizes; (2... rights of other persons engaged in carrying out the financial transaction or providing the product...

  15. 12 CFR 332.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... INSURANCE CORPORATION REGULATIONS AND STATEMENTS OF GENERAL POLICY PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION...) Servicing or processing a financial product or service that a consumer requests or authorizes; (2... rights of other persons engaged in carrying out the financial transaction or providing the product...

  16. 12 CFR 216.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... SYSTEM BOARD OF GOVERNORS OF THE FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION...) Servicing or processing a financial product or service that a consumer requests or authorizes; (2... rights of other persons engaged in carrying out the financial transaction or providing the product...

  17. 12 CFR 332.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... INSURANCE CORPORATION REGULATIONS AND STATEMENTS OF GENERAL POLICY PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION...) Servicing or processing a financial product or service that a consumer requests or authorizes; (2... rights of other persons engaged in carrying out the financial transaction or providing the product...

  18. 12 CFR 1016.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION PRIVACY OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL INFORMATION (REGULATION P) Exceptions § 1016.14... financial product or service that a consumer requests or authorizes; (2) Maintaining or servicing the... persons engaged in carrying out the financial transaction or providing the product or service; or...

  19. Medicaid expansion in opt-out states would produce consumer savings and less financial burden than exchange coverage.

    PubMed

    Hill, Steven C

    2015-02-01

    In the twenty-three states that have decided against expanding Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act, uninsured adults who would have been eligible for Medicaid and have incomes at or above the federal poverty guidelines are generally eligible for Marketplace (insurance exchange) premium tax credits and plans with generous benefits. This study compared estimated out-of-pocket spending for care and premiums, as well as the financial burdens they impose, for the families of these adults under two simulation scenarios: obtaining coverage through a silver plan with subsidized cost sharing and enrolling in expanded Medicaid. Compared with Marketplace coverage, Medicaid would more than halve average annual out-of-pocket spending ($938 versus $1,948), while dramatically reducing the percentage of adults in families with out-of-pocket expenses exceeding 10 percent or 20 percent of income (6.0 percent versus 17.1 percent and 0.9 percent versus 3.7 percent, respectively). Larger reductions would be seen for families with smokers, who under Medicaid would no longer be subject to Marketplace tobacco user surcharges. Medicaid expansion may offer a greater opportunity than access to Marketplace insurance to promote the financial well-being of previously uninsured low-income adults. PMID:25631764

  20. 12 CFR 40.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... insurance: account administration, reporting, investigating, or preventing fraud or material misrepresentation, processing premium payments, processing insurance claims, administering insurance benefits... transaction that are provided by a bank or any other party; (v) To underwrite insurance at the...

  1. 12 CFR 573.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... insurance: account administration, reporting, investigating, or preventing fraud or material misrepresentation, processing premium payments, processing insurance claims, administering insurance benefits... transaction that are provided by you or any other party; (v) To underwrite insurance at the consumer's...

  2. 12 CFR 40.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... insurance: account administration, reporting, investigating, or preventing fraud or material misrepresentation, processing premium payments, processing insurance claims, administering insurance benefits... transaction that are provided by a bank or any other party; (v) To underwrite insurance at the...

  3. 12 CFR 573.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... insurance: account administration, reporting, investigating, or preventing fraud or material misrepresentation, processing premium payments, processing insurance claims, administering insurance benefits... transaction that are provided by you or any other party; (v) To underwrite insurance at the consumer's...

  4. 12 CFR 40.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... insurance: account administration, reporting, investigating, or preventing fraud or material misrepresentation, processing premium payments, processing insurance claims, administering insurance benefits... transaction that are provided by a bank or any other party; (v) To underwrite insurance at the...

  5. 16 CFR 313.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... consumer's insurance: account administration, reporting, investigating, or preventing fraud or material misrepresentation, processing premium payments, processing insurance claims, administering insurance benefits... with the transaction that are provided by you or any other party; (v) To underwrite insurance at...

  6. 16 CFR 313.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... consumer's insurance: account administration, reporting, investigating, or preventing fraud or material misrepresentation, processing premium payments, processing insurance claims, administering insurance benefits... with the transaction that are provided by you or any other party; (v) To underwrite insurance at...

  7. 16 CFR 313.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... consumer's insurance: account administration, reporting, investigating, or preventing fraud or material misrepresentation, processing premium payments, processing insurance claims, administering insurance benefits... with the transaction that are provided by you or any other party; (v) To underwrite insurance at...

  8. 12 CFR 216.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... consumer's insurance: account administration, reporting, investigating, or preventing fraud or material misrepresentation, processing premium payments, processing insurance claims, administering insurance benefits... with the transaction that are provided by you or any other party; (v) To underwrite insurance at...

  9. 12 CFR 573.14 - Exceptions to notice and opt out requirements for processing and servicing transactions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... insurance: account administration, reporting, investigating, or preventing fraud or material misrepresentation, processing premium payments, processing insurance claims, administering insurance benefits... transaction that are provided by you or any other party; (v) To underwrite insurance at the consumer's...

  10. Long-Term Memory for Affiliates in Ravens

    PubMed Central

    Boeckle, Markus; Bugnyar, Thomas

    2012-01-01

    Summary Complex social life requires individuals to recognize and remember group members [1] and, within those, to distinguish affiliates from nonaffiliates. Whereas long-term individual recognition has been demonstrated in some nonhuman animals [2–5], memory for the relationship valence to former group members has received little attention. Here we show that adult, pair-housed ravens not only respond differently to the playback of calls from previous group members and unfamiliar conspecifics but also discriminate between familiar birds according to the relationship valence they had to those subjects up to three years ago as subadult nonbreeders. The birds' distinction between familiar and unfamiliar individuals is reflected mainly in the number of calls, whereas their differentiation according to relationship valence is reflected in call modulation only. As compared to their response to affiliates, ravens responded to nonaffiliates by increasing chaotic parts of the vocalization and lowering formant spacing, potentially exaggerating the perceived impression of body size. Our findings indicate that ravens remember relationship qualities to former group members even after long periods of separation, confirming that their sophisticated social knowledge as nonbreeders is maintained into the territorial breeding stage. PMID:22521788

  11. Duration and outcome of intergroup conflict influences intragroup affiliative behaviour.

    PubMed

    Radford, Andrew N

    2008-12-22

    Theoreticians have long suggested that the amount of intergroup conflict in which a group is involved could influence the level of cooperation or affiliation displayed by its members. Despite the prevalence of intergroup conflicts in many social animal species, however, few empirical studies have investigated this potential link. Here, I show that intragroup allopreening rates are highest in green woodhoopoe (Phoeniculus purpureus) groups that have the greatest involvement in intergroup conflict. One reason for this relationship is a post-conflict increase in allopreening, and I demonstrate for the first time that both conflict duration and outcome influence subsequent allopreening rates: group members allopreened more following long conflicts and those they lost compared with short conflicts and those they won, perhaps because the former are more stressful. The increase in affiliative behaviour was the result of more allopreening of subordinate helpers by the dominant breeding pair, which may be because the breeders are trying to encourage helpers to participate in future conflicts; relative group size influences conflict outcome and helpers contribute more to conflicts than do the breeding pair. These results emphasize that our understanding of cooperation and group dynamics can be enhanced by investigations of how intergroup interactions affect intragroup processes.

  12. Kin Group Affiliation and Marital Violence Against Women in Ghana.

    PubMed

    Sedziafa, Alice Pearl; Tenkorang, Eric Y

    2016-01-01

    The socialization of men and women in Ghana often confers either patrilineal or matrilineal rights, privileges, and responsibilities. Yet, previous studies that explored domestic and marital violence in sub-Saharan Africa, and Ghana, paid less attention to kin group affiliation and how the power dynamics within such groups affect marital violence. Using the 2008 Ghana Demographic and Health Survey and applying ordinary least squares (OLS) techniques, this study examined what influences physical, sexual, and emotional violence among matrilineal and patrilineal kin groups. Results indicate significant differences among matrilineal and patrilineal kin groups regarding marital violence. Socioeconomic variables that capture feminist and power theories were significantly related to sexual and emotional violence in matrilineal societies. Also, variables that tap both cultural and life course epistemologies of domestic violence were strongly related to physical, sexual, and emotional violence among married women in patrilineal kin groups. Policymakers must pay attention to kin group affiliation in designing policies aimed at reducing marital violence among Ghanaian women. PMID:27075121

  13. Towards Producing Black Nobel Laureates Affiliated with ``African Universities''

    NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS)

    Kenneth, Jude

    While Africa has produced a handful Nobel laureate in literature and peace, it has continued to shy away from producing any in the other categories. The reason is not farfetched; our university system is not up to standard. It is saddening that in this century, African countries place emphasis on certificates and not on knowledge. This has made the continent produce students that lack the intellectual capability, experimental ability, fundamental training, creativity, and motivation to excel except they get a foreign training. It is this backdrop that precipitated the research into the methods of teaching and research in universities across Africa. The study is designed to identify the problems and proffer solution to them. Two important questions immediately come to mind. (1) What factors account for the difficulty in producing Nobel laureates affiliated with African universities? (2) What strategies could be adopted to improve teaching and research in African universities? Several factors were investigated which revolve around funding, the competence of the lecturers, quality of students admitted, attitude of the students, parents and government. Nigerian universities were investigated and important deductions were made. During the study an inquiry was made on the method of instruction at various universities, from result obtained, the study therefore concluded that adequate funding, the presence of erudite scholars and brilliant minds will produce future Nobel laureate affiliated with the continent. The study therefore recommended admission and employment of only students and lecturers who have got a thing for academics into the universities and adequate funding of universities and research centres.

  14. The 12 Step Affiliation and Practices Scale: Development and initial validation of a measure assessing 12 step affiliation

    PubMed Central

    Klein, Audrey A.; Slaymaker, Valerie J.; Kelly, John F.

    2013-01-01

    Objective Research on instruments designed to measure endorsement of 12 step beliefs and practices among individuals with substance use disorders is virtually nonexistent. The goal of this study was to examine the psychometric properties of a novel instrument called the 12 Step Affiliation and Practices Scale (TSAPS) using a sample of young adults receiving 12 step-based residential treatment for alcohol and drug dependence. Method As part of a naturalistic treatment outcome study, 300 young adults receiving residential treatment completed the TSAPS and several other assessments during and after treatment. Analyses of the TSAPS examined its factor structure, internal consistency, sensitivity to change over time, and convergent and predictive validity. Results A maximum likelihood estimation factor analysis using oblique rotation produced 4 factors accounting for 61.16% of the variance. Internal consistency was very high and scores on the TSAPS significantly increased across the course of treatment. Convergent validity was demonstrated by relationships with scales of treatment attitudes, twelve step expectancies and commitment to sobriety. Predictive validity was also found, as evidenced by a relationship between total TSAPS score at 3 months post-treatment and percent of abstinent days at 6 months post-treatment. Conclusions The TSAPS shows promise as a psychometrically sound, internally reliable measure of 12 step affiliation and practices among individuals with substance dependence. PMID:21764222

  15. "Affective contingencies in the affiliative domain: Physiological assessment, associations with the affiliation motive, and prediction of behavior": Correction to Dufner et al. (2015).

    PubMed

    2016-06-01

    Reports an error in "Affective contingencies in the affiliative domain: Physiological assessment, associations with the affiliation motive, and prediction of behavior" by Michael Dufner, Ruben C. Arslan, Birk Hagemeyer, Felix D. Schönbrodt and Jaap J. A. Denissen (Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 2015[Oct], Vol 109[4], 662-676). In this article an erroneous statement was made regarding the high cutoff filter for the EMG raw signal. The high cutoff filter reported in Appendix B in the Technical Details of the EMG Recording Procedure section should be 300 Hz. (The following abstract of the original article appeared in record 2015-37761-001.) According to classical motive disposition theory, individuals differ in their propensity to derive pleasure from affiliative experiences. This propensity is considered a core process underlying the affiliation motive and a pervasive cause of motivated behavior. In this study, we tested these assumptions. We presented participants with positive affiliative stimuli and used electromyography to record changes in facial muscular activity that are indicative of subtle smiling. We were thus able to physiologically measure positive affect following affiliative cues. Individual differences in these affective contingencies were internally consistent and temporally stable. They converged with affiliation motive self- and informant reports and picture story exercise scores, indicating that they are partly accessible to the self, observable to outsiders, and overlap with implicit systems. Finally, they predicted affiliative behavior in terms of situation selection and modification across a wide variety of contexts (i.e., in daily life, the laboratory, and an online social network). These findings corroborate the long-held assumption that affective contingencies represent a motivational core aspect of affiliation. (PsycINFO Database Record PMID:27281355

  16. Does Affiliation of Physician Groups with One Another Produce Higher Quality Primary Care?

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    Friedberg, Mark W.; Coltin, Kathryn L.; Pearson, Steven D.; Kleinman, Ken P.; Zheng, Jie; Singer, Janice A.

    2007-01-01

    Purpose Recent reports have emphasized the importance of delivery systems in improving health care quality. However, few prior studies have assessed differences in primary care quality between physician groups that differ in size and organizational configuration. We examined whether larger physician group size and affiliation with networks of multiple groups are associated with higher quality of care. Methods We conducted a cross-sectional observational analysis of 132 physician groups (including 4,358 physicians) who delivered primary care services in Massachusetts in 2002. We compared physician groups on performance scores for 12 Health Plan Employer Data and Information Set (HEDIS) measures reflecting processes of adult primary care. Results Network-affiliated physician groups had higher performance scores than non-affiliated groups for 10 of the 12 HEDIS measures (p < 0.05). There was no consistent relationship between group size and performance scores. Multivariable models including group size, network affiliation, and health plan showed that network-affiliated groups had higher performance scores than non-affiliated groups on 8 of the 12 HEDIS measures (p < 0.05), and larger group size was not associated with higher performance scores. Adjusted differences in the performance scores of network-affiliated and non-affiliated groups ranged from 2% to 15%. For 4 HEDIS measures related to diabetes care, performance score differences between network-affiliated and non-affiliated groups were most apparent among the smallest groups. Conclusions Physician group affiliation with networks of multiple groups was associated with higher quality, and for measures of diabetes care the quality advantage of network-affiliation was most evident among smaller physician groups. PMID:17594130

  17. Parenting practices and peer group affiliation in adolescence.

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    Brown, B B; Mounts, N; Lamborn, S D; Steinberg, L

    1993-04-01

    Social scientists have often assumed that parental influence is sharply curtailed at adolescence because of the rising counterinfluence of peer groups, over which parents have little control. The present study tested a conceptual model that challenged this view by arguing that parents retain a notable but indirect influence over their teenage child's peer associates. Data from a sample of 3,781 high school students (ages 15-19) indicated that specific parenting practices (monitoring, encouragement of achievement, joint decision making) were significantly associated with specific adolescent behaviors (academic achievement, drug use, self-reliance), which in turn were significantly related to membership in common adolescent crowds (jocks, druggies, etc). Findings encourage investigators to assess more carefully parents' role in adolescents' peer group affiliations.

  18. Affiliative and prosocial motives and emotions in mental health.

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    Gilbert, Paul

    2015-12-01

    This paper argues that studies of mental health and wellbeing can be contextualized within an evolutionary approach that highlights the coregulating processes of emotions and motives. In particular, it suggests that, although many mental health symptoms are commonly linked to threat processing, attention also needs to be directed to the major regulators of threat processing, ie, prosocial and affiliative interactions with self and others. Given that human sociality has been a central driver for a whole range of human adaptations, a better understanding of the effects of prosocial interactions on health is required, and should be integrated into psychiatric formulations and interventions. Insight into the coregulating processes of motives and emotions, especially prosocial ones, offers improved ways of understanding mental health difficulties and their prevention and relief.

  19. The relationship of political party affiliation to wildlife conservation attitudes.

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    Czech, Brian; Borkhataria, Rena

    2001-03-01

    Species conservation via the Endangered Species Act is highly politicized, yet few data have been gathered to illustrate the relationship of political party affiliation to species conservation perspectives. We conducted a nationwide public opinion survey and found that Democrats value species conservation more highly than do Republicans, and that Democrats are also more strongly supportive of the Endangered Species Act. Republicans place higher value on property rights than do Democrats, but members of both parties value economic growth as highly as wildlife conservation. The results imply that the Democratic propensity to value species conservation reflects a biocentric perspective that does not bode well for practical conservation efforts. Species conservation will depend upon the success of academicians and progressive political leaders in educating students and members of all parties about the fundamental conflict between economic growth and wildlife conservation.

  20. Affiliative and prosocial motives and emotions in mental health

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    Gilbert, Paul

    2015-01-01

    This paper argues that studies of mental health and wellbeing can be contextualized within an evolutionary approach that highlights the coregulating processes of emotions and motives. In particular, it suggests that, although many mental health symptoms are commonly linked to threat processing, attention also needs to be directed to the major regulators of threat processing, ie, prosocial and affiliative interactions with self and others. Given that human sociality has been a central driver for a whole range of human adaptations, a better understanding of the effects of prosocial interactions on health is required, and should be integrated into psychiatric formulations and interventions. Insight into the coregulating processes of motives and emotions, especially prosocial ones, offers improved ways of understanding mental health difficulties and their prevention and relief. PMID:26869839