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blue-sky law

noun
1.
a law regulating the sale of securities, real estate, etc., especially such a law designed to prevent the promotion of fraudulent stocks.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15, Americanism
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blue-sky law

noun
1.
(US) a state law regulating the trading of securities: intended to protect investors from fraud
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