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2014-03-03 04:23:06

SOMERSET, N.J., March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- At a recognition dinner held at the Pind Restaurant in Kingston, NJ, WebTeam Corporation CEO Nish Parikh publicly thanked educators, medical professionals, state leaders and members of the autism community for their collaborative contributions leading to the development and success of WebTeam's award-winning technology for autism management. (Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140303/MN74949) "We are deeply indebted to all of you...

2014-02-19 12:27:27

HOSTED BY KRISTEN AND STEPHEN STILLS, THE EVENING CELEBRATES AUTISM AWARENESS MONTH LOS ANGELES, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Crosby, Stills & Nash (CSN), John Mayer, Don Felder, Brandi Carlile, Chris Stills and many special guests will return to Los Angeles on April 5 at The Theatre at Ace Hotel for the 2(nd) Light Up The Blues Concert--An Evening of Music to Benefit Autism Speaks, the world's leading autism science and advocacy organization. Also performing are special...

2014-02-19 08:34:25

Chocolatier to Raise Awareness and Funds for Autism with the Help of Iconic Lindt GOLD BUNNY figure STRATHAM, N.H., Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Premium Swiss chocolatier Lindt USA today announces its continued partnership with Autism Speaks to raise funds and awareness for the autism community. For the sixth consecutive year, Lindt is supporting the world's leading autism and science advocacy organization through sales of the chocolatier's iconic Lindt GOLD BUNNY figure. During...

2014-02-12 23:21:11

Grants provide funding for service providers to offer scholarships to individuals with autism for swimming and water safety lessons. New York, NY (PRWEB) February 12, 2014 Autism Speaks, the world's leading autism science and advocacy organization, today announced the establishment of the Autism Speaks Scholarship Fund for Swimming and Water Safety. The new grant program provides funding for eligible local service providers to offer scholarships for swimming and water safety lessons...

2014-02-07 08:24:26

Organization stresses the importance of working together to create a stronger, more effective autism community CARY, N.C., Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As autism rates continue to grow throughout the US and around the world, there are more treatment options than ever before. While greater research, awareness and acceptance has taken place, there is also a growing divide among the community. Now, the largest online resource for the autism community, National Autism Network, has issued...

2014-01-23 23:03:30

New program will provide resources, raise awareness and enhance education of the dangers of wandering New York, N.Y. (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, and the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children today have formed a partnership to address autism wandering incidents. The issue of wandering and its consequences has been brought to the forefront with the tragic death of Avonte Oquendo (source: NBC New York,...

2014-01-23 12:22:20

Rising Tide Representatives Invited to Share their Knowledge at First-of-Its-Kind National Jan. 27-29 Autism Speaks/Extraordinary Ventures Conference, and Feb. 7 TEDx Coconut Grove PARKLAND, Fla., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rising Tide Car Wash, a groundbreaking social enterprise in Parkland, Fla. with the primary mission to employ adults with autism, is kicking off 2014 by being selected to speak at two significant events that are making an impact. These include the Jan. 27-29...

2014-01-11 23:01:07

Myself Belts, a leader in the children’s belt market, and Autism Speaks, an advocate for the autism community, have joined forces for the month of January. Myself Belts is donating 25% of sales from orders that use the code AUTISM to Autism Speaks during the month of January. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) January 11, 2014 Myself Belts, a leader in the children’s belt market, and Autism Speaks, an advocate for the autism community, have joined forces for the month of January. Myself Belts is...

2014-01-01 23:02:25

The new “Signs Of Autism In Children” article on the site Vkool.com delivers to people fundamental information about autism. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) January 01, 2014 The new “Signs Of Autism In Children” report on the site Vkool.com covers common symptoms of developmental disabilities called autism. At the beginning of the article, the author points out that autism spectrum disorders are a group of developmental disabilities that cause significant communication, social, and behavioral...

2013-12-20 23:23:43

An Indiegogo Campaign was launched today by The Autism Channel (TAC) reaching out for support to expedite its rollout onto multiple delivery platforms and increase its viewing audience from just under 27,000 (achieved through Roku with no promotional efforts) to over 80 Million+ potential viewers. http://igg.me/at/autismTV West Palm Beach, FL (PRWEB) December 20, 2013 “The Autism Channel presents television programming that touches EVERY aspect of autism, such as therapy, early...


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barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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