WCA definition

WCA means the Workers Compensation Act (British Columbia) and the regulations thereunder.
WCA means the Workers Compensation Act (British Columbia) and the regulations thereunder. 1.2 HeadingsThis division of this Agreement into articles and sections and the insertion of headings are for convenience of reference only and do not affect the construction or interpretation of this Agreement. The terms “hereof”, “hereunder” and similar expressions refer to this Agreement, including its schedules, and not to any particular article, section or other portion hereof. Unless something in the subject matter or context is inconsistent therewith, references herein to articles, sections and schedules are to articles, sections and schedules of this Agreement. 1.3 Extended MeaningsIn this Agreement: (a) words importing the singular include the plural and vice versa, words importing a gender include all genders and words importing persons include individuals, partnerships, associations, trusts, unincorporated organizations and corporations, except where the context requires otherwise; (b) any provision calling for “agreement” requires the relevant agreement to be recorded in writing and signed by both Parties; (c) the words “include”, “includes”, “including” and “included” shall be construed without implying limitation by the words which follow those words and without prejudice to the generality of the provisions to which such words relate, unless inconsistent with the context, and the rule of interpretation known as ejusdem generis shall not apply; (d) each reference to a specific statute, regulation, law or any subordinate instrument or statutory or regulatory provision shall be construed as including any legal or regulatory provision which subsequently amends or replaces the same, and shall include any and all subordinate instruments, orders, rules, regulations and bylaws made thereunder or guidelines issued in respect thereof; (e) each reference to a writing means a writing that is hand-written, type-written, printed or electronically made, and which results in a permanent un-editable record; and (f) “control” when used to describe a relationship between one person and any other person, has the following meanings:
WCA means the Workers Compensation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, Chapter 492, and any successor legislation, as such Act is amended or re-enacted from time to time;

Examples of WCA in a sentence

Further, the Wisconsin Supreme Court has held that WCA claims relating to debt collection are to be analyzed under the “unsophisticated consumer” standard.

Indeed, the WCA itself requires that the court analyze the WCA “in accordance with the policies underlying a federal consumer credit protection act,” including the FDCPA.

To carry out this intent, the WCA provides Wisconsin consumers with an array of protections and legal remedies.

The basic purpose of the remedies set forth in Chapter 425, Stats., is to induce compliance with the WCA and thereby promote its underlying objectives.” First Wisconsin Nat’l Bank v.

Thus, private actions under the WCA are designed to both benefit consumers whose rights have been violated and also competitors of the violators, whose competitive advantage should not be diminished because of their compliance with the law.


More Definitions of WCA

WCA means the joint power authority between the Rivers and Mountains Conservancy (RMC), and the Los Angeles County Flood Control District.
WCA means Workers Compensation Act, R.S.B.C. 1996, c. 492.
WCA means Workers Compensation Act, R.S.B.C. 2019, c. 1.
WCA means the Workers Compensation Act (British Columbia) and the regulations thereunder. 1.2 Headings This division of this Agreement into articles and sections and the insertion of headings are for convenience of reference only and do not affect the construction or interpretation of this Agreement. The termshereof”, “hereunder” and similar expressions refer to this Agreement, including its schedules, and not to any particular article, section or other portion hereof. Unless something in the subject matter or context is inconsistent therewith, references herein to articles, sections and schedules are to articles, sections and schedules of this Agreement. 1.3 Extended Meanings In this Agreement: (a) words importing the singular include the plural and vice versa, words importing a gender include all genders and words importing persons include individuals, partnerships, associations, trusts, unincorporated organizations and corporations, except where the context requires otherwise;
WCA means (a) WCA including WCA when it was a Delaware corporation prior to its conversion to a Delaware limited liability company or (b) any successor to WCA.