blue-sky securities

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stocks and bonds that have no value, being worth the same as a piece of “blue sky” (slang)

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  • blue sky law — noun canons regarding securities, precepts on securities, securities law, securities oversight, securities rules, securities statutes Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 blue sky law …   Law dictionary

  • blue sky laws — n. State statutes that regulate the issue and sale of securities. The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008. blue sky laws The laws that aim to prot …   Law dictionary

  • blue sky memorandum — USA blue sky memorandum, Also known as the blue sky survey. A memorandum prepared by underwriters counsel describes the applicable rules and regulations of a specific offering of securities under the securities laws (blue sky laws) of each of the …   Law dictionary

  • blue sky survey — USA blue sky memorandum, Also known as the blue sky survey. A memorandum prepared by underwriters counsel describes the applicable rules and regulations of a specific offering of securities under the securities laws (blue sky laws) of each of the …   Law dictionary

  • blue–sky law — n: a law providing for the regulation (as through registration) of the sale of securities (as stock) for the purpose of preventing fraud Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • blue-sky law — blue′ sky′ law n. law a law regulating the sale of securities or real estate, esp. one designed to prevent the sale of fraudulent stocks …   From formal English to slang

  • Blue sky law — A blue sky law is a state law in the United States that regulates the offering and sale of securities to protect the public from fraud. Though the specific provisions of these laws vary among states, they all require the registration of all… …   Wikipedia

  • Blue Sky — Diffuse sky radiation causes the sky to appear blue.Blue Sky may refer to: * Blue Sky research, Research and development without obvious application. * BlueSky Charter School, an online school for Minnesota citizens. * Blue Sky (film), a 1994… …   Wikipedia

  • blue sky laws — A popular name for state statutes providing for the regulation and supervision of securities offerings and sales, for the protection of citizen investors from investing in fraudulent companies. Most blue sky laws require the registration of new… …   Black's law dictionary

  • Blue-sky laws — State laws covering the issue and trading of securities. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * blue sky laws blue sky laws ➔ law * * * blue sky laws UK US noun [plural] LAW, STOCK MARKET ► laws that exist in US states to prevent people from …   Financial and business terms

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