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 World Boxing Association - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
World Boxing Association (WBA) is a boxing organization that sanctions official matches, and awards the WBA world championship title, at the professional level.
When a boxer holds the WBA title and also holds a world title (in the same weight division) from another major sanctioning body (the WBC, IBF, or WBO), the WBA gives special recognition to the boxer.
This second title allows the WBA to charge world title sanctioning fees for what is, in effect, an interim title.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/World_Boxing_Association   (750 words)

 WBA - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
WBA is a three-letter abbreviation with multiple meanings, as described below:
WBA is the IACO airline code for Finnish Commuter Airlines
This page concerning a three-letter acronym or abbreviation is a disambiguation page—a list of articles associated with the same title.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/WBA   (139 words)

 AG RVS - The Why-Because Analysis Homepage
A high-level WBA of the accident is discussed in the paper Causal Analysis of Aircraft Accidents (PDF), an invited paper in Computer Safety, Reliability and Security, Proceedings of the 19th International Conference, SAFECOMP2000, Lecture Notes in Computer Science No. 1943, Springer-Verlag, Heidelberg and London, 2000.
The original WBA by Peter Ladkin and Michael Höhl is in Analysing the 1993 Warsaw Accident with a WB-Graph (HTML).
WBA along with formal proof in Lamport's hierarchical style is presented by means of a small running example.
www.rvs.uni-bielefeld.de /research/WBA   (4246 words)

 Women's Bar Association of the District of Columbia
In 1918, WBA member Kathryn Sellers was the first woman appointed to the bench under federal authority when she joined the District of Columbia Juvenile Court.
In 1936, the WBA adopted the "Friend of the Court Plan" which recommended that the Department of Domestic Relations be established by the Supreme Court to handle all cases involving alimony and maintenance, custody and the collection thereof.
In 1957, the WBA voted to support the establishment of a marital affairs counsel and a family division in the Municipal Court.
www.wbadc.org /displaycommon.cfm?an=2   (1965 words)

 Women's Bar Association of Massachusetts: About the WBA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Of all the past WBA presidents, Terry Jean Seligman has wandered the farthest from the Commonwealth and is currently Assistant Professor of Law and Director of the Legal Research and Writing Program at the University of Arkansas School of Law.
During her term as president, the WBA testified in support of the clinic buffer zone bill, held seminars on demystifying the judicial nominating process and hosted the "Gender Perspectives in Lawyering" luncheon seminars.
The highlight of her tenure was the WBA’s strong support of the decision of the Supreme Judicial Court in Goodridge vs. Department of Public Health, which held that denying same sex couples the right to marry violated the Massachusetts Constitution.
www.womensbar.org /WBA/pastpresidents.htm   (3598 words)

 WBA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The WBA does not assume any responsibility, or undertake any duty to exercise care for the protection and safety of exhibitors, their officials, agents, employees or representatives, or of property used in the Exhibit from theft, damage, or destruction by fire, smoke, accident or other cause.
The WBA shall not be liable for the fulfillment of this agreement if exhibit space cannot be provided due to damage to the building or exhibit area by fire, water, smoke, accident or other cause, strikes, the authority of law, or any other causes beyond its control.
The WBA will, in the event of cancellation due to one of these causes, reimburse exhibitors for exhibit fees paid, less all legitimate expenses incurred by the WBA in connection with the exhibits.
www.wisbank.com /education/tech_exh.php   (896 words)

 World Boxing Association :: Results, Ratings, News, Schedule
According to WBA rules, the Branco vs. Siaca fight shall take place no less than 45 days and no later than 90 days counted from the date of the purse bid.
Since the Venezuelan came to Japan at the age of seventeen, this vastly talented youngster experienced 20 bouts without a setback and is gunning for a shot at the WBA 126-pound belt against Indonesian Chris John in the nearest future.
The 15th edition of the “WBA KO Drugs” Festival will feature a charity boxing exhibition between Gilberto Jesus Mendoza and WBA #4 Middleweight Mariano Carrera, which will serve to raise founds to be donated to a beneficial institution yet to be named.
www.wbaonline.com   (5678 words)

 WBA: Women's Business Association at Kellogg   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The following events are planned for the upcoming academic year, and the WBA is extremely interested in having corporate sponsors involved to maximize the quality of the event.
Build WBA awareness among Kellogg applicants during an event held in conjunction with the Admissions Office in Chicago (25-30 prospective Kellogg students).
The WBA holds a reception for the women attending Day at Kellogg (admitted students' weekend).
www.kellogg.northwestern.edu /student/club/wba/Sponsors2.htm   (251 words)

 USBasket - World Basketball Association
The Cleveland Magic of the WBA have named former NBA player Acie Earl as their head coach for the 2006 season.
Currently in camp with the Musicians and competing for a spot on the 12 man roster is Guard Tommy Gunn (6'3''-G-81, college: Middle Tenn.St.), a local favorite from the Sunbelt Conference who recently competed overseas with the Matrixx in the Dutch Eredivisie league.
The WBA is a professional basketball league that provides a training ground for the development of professional players, coaches and personnel.
www.usbasket.com /wba/wba.asp   (2055 words)

 WBA- Way Bad and Awful :: ArsenalAmerica.com :: Arsenal's US & Canada Supporters Group   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
WBA are currently in 19th place and one point above Everton.
He was the WBA player of the year for last season and his possible transfer value has skyrocketed.
Last season, in the second head to head match, WBA filled the midfield with 5 or 6 players and were able to control the match.
www.arsenalamerica.com /new/modules.php?op=modload&name=News&file=article&sid=2410   (1210 words)

 Welcome to the World Budo Alliance   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Through the W.B.A, we all come to together as commons and equals, knowing full well that we all have something to teach, and learn from, each other.
The World Budo Alliance is an organization with integrity, quality, and proper standards, which are the corner stones of the Martial Arts, and it is through this that the WBA continues to grow.
At present, we have members in 14 countries and It is the goal of the World Budo Alliance to be a truly supportive governing body, which can offer it's membership all that is needed to succeed.
www.budokwai.com /wba-uk   (148 words)

 WBA Lightning :: Official Home of the Southern Crescent Lightning :: Peachtree City and South Metro Atlanta, Georgia
In a dramatic come-from-behind victory, the Southern Crescent Lightning advanced to the semi-finals of the WBA Championships with a 146 - 137 overtime victory over the Cleveland Magic.
As a new team in the newly-formed World Basketball Association, our goal is to bring fun-filled family entertainment to the south metro area of Atlanta.
The WBA is a developmental league that will allow talented young players to learn and be exposed to professional basketball, with the possibility of going on to the CBA, ABA, NBA or International Leagues.
www.wbalightning.com   (483 words)

 Women's Bar Association of the District of Columbia
The WBA was founded almost 90 years ago at a time when women were not allowed to vote.
Through the years, the WBA has set a proud tradition of high standards of professionalism.
The WBA is grateful to the Sponsors of the Initiative on the
www.wbadc.org   (172 words)

 Ruiz Loses WBA Heavyweight Title
Ruiz' loss was changed to a no-contest and was awarded back his WBA title.
Although Ruiz would successfully defend the WBA title against Fres Oquendo in the first heavyweight title match between two Latino fighters at Madison Square Garden on April 17, 2004.
Ruiz will petition the WBA to review his fight with Valuev with the intent of the organization ordering an immediate rematch.
www.blackathlete.net /artman/publish/article_01368.shtml   (553 words)

 World Basketball Association
The Gladiators, who also won the coveted WBA Team of the Week award earlier in the season, improved to 15-1 overall and 14-0 in the Central Conference, with a 113-101 victory over Kentucky in Elizabethtown on June 12.
Normally the Team of Week is chosen based on what a team has done during a defined period of days, but for week seven we have to take into account what the Macon Blaze have done over a period time - which is effectively turn their season around.
WBA is seeking qualified individuals who want to own a professional basketball team.
www.wbaball.net   (1705 words)

 WBA strips Toney of title over 'roid test - Boxing - MSNBC.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
LAS VEGAS - The WBA reinstated John Ruiz as WBA heavyweight champion, effective immediately after it was learned that James Toney was in violation of the illegal substance rule after he claimed the title from Ruiz.
In addition, Toney is barred from fighting for the WBA title for two years.
Under WBA regulations, the former champion gets the title back if the fight is declared a no contest, which it was after Toney’s positive test.
www.msnbc.msn.com /id/7817259   (418 words)

 Northwestern Financial Review: WBA executive plans retirement early next year   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
WBA President Chuck Runde from the First National Bank of Platteville, expressed appreciation to Argue for his years of service to WBA and for "helping lead the organization to a position of strength and respect from its members as well as among state and national trade associations."
The WBA board approved a plan to start the search for a replacement this summer.
Prior to joining the WBA in May of 1990, Argue had been executive vice president of the North Dakota Bankers Association for 12 years.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_qa3799/is_200305/ai_n9184368   (385 words)

 Northwestern Financial Review: WBA sponsors award winning financial education program
The WBA walks new bankers through the process and even provides bankers with materials that can be used in the classroom, such as videos and brochures, lesson plans and other materials.
At the 2001 WBA Consumer Education Conference on Sept. 25, thirty-eight banks from around the state received the Wisconsin Bankers Association State Personal Economics Award for teaching money management skills in their communities.
The WBA also recognized three employees from member institutions and a teacher who demonstrated outstanding commitment to financial education.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_qa3799/is_200112/ai_n9008106   (809 words)

 Las Vegas SUN: Columnist Dean Juipe: State should put an end to WBA hi-jinks
And while Adams is reluctant to admit the WBA's actions will be harmful to his career or reputation, that reaction is more posturing than anything else.
Beyond the WBA's revengeful motives, a question arises: If Nevada is going to have the legal right to examine these sanctioning bodies in a mere three weeks, why can't it influence or alter the WBA's course as it pertains to Adams?
After all, Adams has tried to satisfy his mandatory with Yober Ortega, but the challenger refuses to cooperate and didn't make it to a scheduled March 23 fight with Adams in Owensboro, Ky. The fact that Ortega is a Venezuelan is a "coincidence" that also has to be taken into account.
www.lasvegassun.com /sunbin/stories/boxing/2001/jun/12/511943828.html   (561 words)

 Boxing: RSR Goes Down Memory Lane with former WBA Heavyweight Champion, Tony "TNT" Tubbs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Former WBA Heavyweight Champion of the World, Tony "TNT" Tubbs, turned pro in March of 1980.
The heavyweight division was endearing itself to the fact, that Muhammad Ali was no longer going to be around, and Larry Holmes two years early succeeded Ali to the throne whether the boxing public liked it or not.
In fact, with all the rumblings in many boxing columns that there is nothing really to the heavyweight ranks today, pick up a tape or two on the heavyweights from Tubbs' era and find out for yourself.
www.ringsidereport.com /bbb1232005.htm   (3610 words)

 Beast from the East Puts Off WBA Title Defense Due to Knee Injury - NEWS - MOSNEWS.COM   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Russian heavyweight boxer Nikolai Valuev has postponed the defense of his WBA title from April 1 to May 27 due to knee surgery he underwent three weeks ago, All Boxing News web-site reported.
Valuev, known as the “Beast from the East” for his size and menacing appearance became the WBA world heavyweight champion on December 17 after beating John Ruiz in Berlin, Germany.
Valuev became not only the first Russian boxer to win the WBA title but the tallest and heaviest world boxing champion in history of the sport.
www.mosnews.com /news/2006/02/15/valuevpospone.shtml   (473 words)

 WPF, WBA(Full Trust) - What are the differences? - MSDN Forums
I think WPF is a windows application, either thick or smart client, WBA with partial trust is lke a Java Applet with WPF UI and WBA with full trust(Installed WBA) is like a windows application running in a browser.
WBA full trust = signed Java Applet - you can ask for more rights in a Java applet (like reading from the local hard disk) but you have to sign it with a certificate etc.
I think the only difference is that full trust WBA are not "installed" so they will not work offline.
forums.microsoft.com /MSDN/ShowPost.aspx?PostID=221249&SiteID=1   (591 words)

 ABC News: Toney flunks drug test, might lose WBA title   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
James Toney's positive drug test means the WBA is expected to strip him of its heavyweight title and reinstate John Ruiz as champion.
May 11 LAS VEGAS — James Toney likely will lose his WBA heavyweight title – and John Ruiz is likely to be reinstated as its champion –; after the New York State Athletic Commission confirmed Wednesday that Toney tested positive for a banned substance following his April 30 victory against Ruiz at Madison Square Garden.
The positive drug test – for the steroid Nandrolone – means the WBA is expected to withdraw its recognition of Toney as champion based on its explicit rules governing banned substances.
abcnews.go.com /Sports/ESPNSports/story?id=749515   (664 words)

 Wisconsin Bankers Association
WBA Banker News Clips for April 7, 2006
The WBA and the Minnesota Bankers Association are co-sponsoring the WBA Technology Risk Management School to be held May 15-18 at the Wisconsin Dells.
WBA sponsors a wide range of training and events throughout the year.
www.wisbank.com   (206 words)

 USATODAY.com - Virgil Hill to fight Valery Brudov for WBA title   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Virgil Hill is scheduled to fight unbeaten Valery Brudov of Russia for the WBA's vacant cruiserweight championship at the end of the month, his manager says.
He has won the WBA light heavyweight title twice and its cruiserweight title once.
Mormeck beat Hill for the WBA cruiserweight belt in 2002, and defeated Hill in the rematch two years later.
www.usatoday.com /sports/boxing/2005-09-08-hill-brudov_x.htm?csp=34   (409 words)

 Wyoming Bankers Association, serving Wyoming Banks and Wyoming Savings and Loans
The Wyoming Bankers Association (WBA) is a trade association established to serve the needs of the state’s banks and thrift institutions.
Our goal of promoting the welfare of banks is accomplished through efforts such as state and federal political actions, communications, research, education, training programs, and communication with regulators.
The WBA provides services and products that members may not obtain individually or that can be provided more effectively and efficiently by the WBA.
www.wyomingbankers.com   (136 words)

 CNN.com - Kessler retains WBA belt on points - Jun 8, 2005
The 26-year-old remains undefeated in 36 fights while former WBA titleholder Mundine recorded his third loss in 26 bouts.
He rocked Kessler with a big right hand in the ninth round but the Dane rallied and a bruise developed under Mundine's eye in the penultimate 11th round.
Kessler won the WBA title last November by stopping Puerto Rican Manny Siaca in the eighth round in Copenhagen, some six months after Siaca defeated Mundine in a split decision in Sydney.
edition.cnn.com /2005/SPORT/06/08/boxing.kessler   (249 words)

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