nonsigner

nonsigner

(ˌnɒnˈsaɪnə)
n
1. (Languages) a person who does not use sign language
2. (Law) law a person who has not signed a given legal document
adj
(Law) commercial law (of a legal clause or provision) stipulating that all vendors must sell their products at no less than the minimum price assigned by the supplier, even though they have not signed any contract to this effect with the supplier
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That is, the plaintiff is motivated to shift blame to the nonsigner so as to maximize damages against the noncapped defendant, and the signing defendant is motivated to support this effort to increase the likelihood of a judgment against the signer equal to or less than the agreement's floor.
11) In the Fair Trade period, for instance, some dealer associations were strong proponents of laws that allowed resale price maintenance, and especially, laws that included nonsigner clauses.
The standard applied to nonsigning preparers was the same as that applied to signing preparers even where the nonsigner did not have the same level of information or involvement in the position at issue, leading to tension between these preparers.
The nonsigner provisions of the laws at issue in Schwegmann,
In order to solve the problem in the outschools, Kenyatta suggested that two teachers be placed in each school - a signer and a nonsigner.
Had Madison foreseen the interpretation and employment of the Constitution by Hamilton and others, Banning speculates, the Virginia delegation may have had a third nonsigner at the Constitutional Convention.
These difficulties led to the nonsigner variations of fair trade laws, (28) which allowed a manufacturer to enter into an RPM contract with a single merchant within a state, but then permitted the manufacturer to enforce the single contract against all merchants selling that manufacturer's products within the state.
The Miller-Tydings bill did not include a nonsigner clause until the McGuire Act of 1952 and received lackluster state enforcement.
Many of the original acts did not contain nonsigner clauses but without these they proved ineffective.
I wrote fair trade contracts in Ohio, whose statute had a nonsigner clause, and elsewhere.
Brown, the Court invalidated the nonsigner provision of the Louisiana fair trade law in 1951(113) and thereafter, in 1975, invalidated the price-fixing rules of Virginia's integrated bar association.