CFA

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AcronymDefinition
CFAChartered Financial Analyst
CFACountry Fire Authority (Victoria State, Australia)
CFACollege of Fine Arts
CFACenter For Astrophysics (Cambridge, MA)
CFACat Fanciers' Association, Inc.
CFACalifornia Faculty Association
CFACanadian Franchise Association
CFAConsumer Federation of America
CFAChick-fil-A
CFACenter For Architecture (JIEO)
CFAColor Filter Array
CFACertified Financial Analyst (professional certification)
CFACommercial Finance Association
CFACommission for Africa (est. 2004)
CFAConselho Federal de Administração (Brazil)
CFACanadian Field Artillery
CFAConfirmatory Factor Analysis
CFACommunaute Financiere Africaine (French: African Financial Community)
CFACenter for Financial Analysis (various schools)
CFACenter for the Future of Arizona (est. 2002)
CFACanadian Federation of Agriculture
CFACutting for Approval (fabric)
CFACorporate Finance Associates (various locations)
CFACommonwealth Financing Authority (Pennsylvania)
CFAComplete Freund's Adjuvant
CFACycling for All (various locations)
CFACommon Formative Assessment (education)
CFACape Fear Academy (Wilmington, NC)
CFAChiba Football Association (Japan)
CFAColonization Factor Antigen
CFACompact Flash Association
CFACold Fusion Administrator
CFACompact Flash Adapter
CFACease-Fire Agreement
CFACommission of Fine Arts (Washington, DC)
CFAConditions for Acceptance (various organizations)
CFAChicago Film Archives (est.2003; Chicago, IL)
CFAChinese Football Association
CFACompassion for Animals (various organizations)
CFACompactFlash Association
CFACommittee on Finance and Administration (various organizations)
CFACentral Facilities Area
CFACompact of Free Association (Micronesia)
CFACommonwealth Forestry Association (UK)
CFACitizens Fire Academy (Arizona)
CFACryptogenic Fibrosing Alveolitis
CFACall for Abstracts
CFACouncil for Administration (UK)
CFAContinuous Flow Analysis
CFACalifornia Fashion Association
CFAClearing and Forwarding Agents
CFAChilled Food Association (UK)
CFACommunity Food Assessment
CFACystic Fibrosis in Australia
CFACommon Femoral Artery
CFACollege Football Association
CFACanadian Forestry Association
CFAContract Flooring Association
CFACentre for Archaeology (UK)
CFAConditional Fee Arrangements (insurance)
CFAConstituency for Africa
CFACurrent Feedback Amplifier
CFACommittee on Fiscal Affairs (Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development)
CFAConfirmatory Factor Analytic (model)
CFAConnecting Facility Assignment
CFACertificate in Financial Administration
CFAChicago Fire Academy (est. 2007; soccer; Chicago, IL)
CFAControl Flow Analysis
CFACalifornia Forestry Association
CFACommunauté Financière d'afrique (French: African Financial Community)
CFACraniofacial Anomaly
CFACanadian Film Awards
CFACity Financial Associates (UK)
CFACanned Food Alliance
CFACore Focus Area (various organizations)
CFACampus Freethought Alliance
CFACatfish Farmers of America
CFACoefficient of Fat Absorption
CFAConcrete Foundations Association
CFACome from Away (Newfoundland, Canada)
CFACentral Fiscal Authority (Kosovo)
CFAConditioned Floor Area (heating & cooling)
CFACertified Forensic Accountant
CFACorporate Financial Advisory
CFACertified Financial Accountant (professional certification)
CFAContinence Foundation of Australia
CFACode Field Address
CFACognizant Federal Agency
CFACommunity Forestry Assistance (various locations)
CFAConservation Finance Alliance (biodiversity funding organization; est. 2002)
CFACarbon Forum Asia (trade fair)
CFACall for Action, Inc.
CFAChildren Fund Afghanistan
CFACountry of First Asylum
CFACanadian Foundry Association
CFACircus Fans Association of America
CFACovering Force Area
CFACase For Action
CFACanadian Flag Association
CFAComité Français des Aérosols
CFACarrier Facility Assignment
CFAContinuous Flight Auger Pile
CFACommunication Foundation for Asia
CFACentre de Formations d'Apprentis (France)
CFACognizant Field Activity
CFACemetery and Funeral Association (various locations)
CFACascadia Forest Alliance
CFAConfédération Française de l'Aviculture (French: French Confederation of Poultry)
CFACooperation Framework Agreement
CFAConsello d'A Fabla Aragonesa (Aragonese Language Council)
CFACraniofacial Foundation of America
CFACompany Formation Agent (UK)
CFACommittee on Food Aid Policies and Programmes (United Nations)
CFACloud Forest Alive (est. 1900; Canada)
CFAConversation For Action
CFACitizens Flag Alliance, Inc.
CFACapability Focus Area (various organizations)
CFACharles F. Adams (DDG-2, US Guided Destroyer Class ship)
CFACalifornia Flight Academy
CFAComponent Failure Analysis
CFAChief Financial Advisor
CFACards from Africa (est. 2004)
CFAControlled Firing Area (aviation)
CFACrossed Field Amplifiers
CFACross Field Antenna
CFACircuit Facility Assignment
CFACross Field Amplifier
CFACongressional Friends of Animals (US Congress)
CFACarrier Failure Alarms
CFACurrent Files Area
CFACommission for Law Enforcement Accreditation
CFACalifornia Fertilizer Association
CFAChildren First America
CFACenter for Action
CFACombined Field Army
CFACall-Forward Area
CFACustomer Facility Assignment
CFAConformal Array
CFACertified First Assist
CFAComputerized Fleet Analysis, Inc.
CFACommunity Forestry International
CFACongregatio Fratrum Alexianorum (Alexian Brothers; religious order)
CFACrytogenic Fibrosing Alveolitis
CFACourses Féminines Associées (French: Associated Women's Racing)
CFAControl Facilities Area
CFACar Forwarding Agency
CFAComposite Fabricator's Association
CFAChristian Farmers Association
CFAChange in Frame Alignment
CFACadet Fitness Assessment (US DoD military academies)
CFAClosed Form Analysis
CFACanadian Football Association
CFACarrier Facility Alarm
CFACorrugated Feeder Antenna
CFACommunications Functional Area
CFACascading Failure Analysis
CFAChloro Fluoro Aniline
CFAColegio Francés Americano (Spanish: French American School; Mexico)
CFACognizant Federal Authority
CFAContract Funding Available
CFACatarman Fishermen Association
CFACercle France Afrique (France)
CFAControl Fighter Airspace
CFACarrier Frequency Acquisition
CFACall Flow Analysis
CFACurrent Force Assessment
CFACachagua Fire Auxiliary (Carmel Valley, CA)
CFACentro de Futebol Amazônia Ltda (Brazil)
CFACode Function Assignment
References in periodicals archive ?
Conditional Fee Arrangements are where the lawyer only charges if the case is successful, and with an uplift.
The ECHR said the country's system of conditional fee arrangements (CFAs), which include success fees, violates freedom of expression.
With the rise of Conditional Fee Arrangements (CFAs), civil legal aid is no longer necessary.
We must not lose sight of the fact that the reason why so many claimants have to use conditional fee arrangements is that there is no other route to justice as legal aid becomes less and less available.
Stephen Walker, NHSLA chief executive, has blamed increased lawyers' fees on Conditional Fee Arrangements, commonly known as no-win, no-fee.
Over the last 15 years however, there has been a radical departure from this way of thinking and, together with conditional fee arrangements, where solicitors' fees receive an uplift if the case is successful, the acceptance of litigation funding is proving to be a further step towards a more modern and accessible legal system.
The rise in legal claims is widely thought to have been driven by the establishment, in 1995, of the 'no-win, no-fee' system - properly called Conditional Fee Arrangements or CFAs.
They say because of Conditional Fee Arrangements (CFAs), which allow solicitors to operate on a 'no-win, no-fee' basis, the 22 Welsh authorities now pay an average pounds 1million a year to personal injury claimants.
For years Wright Hassall, of Leamington Spa, has been ahead of the curve, sharing some of the cost-related risks of litigation with their clients through a number of different funding options including Conditional Fee Arrangements.
Similarly, conditional fee arrangements run the risk of no fee at all.
THE concept of Conditional Fee Arrangements - "no win, no fee" - in our legal process is a perfectly sound one.
Research by BDO indicates that lawyers are adopting a cautious approach to conditional fee arrangements - only accepting them where they have a strong case and a clear opportunity for profit.
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