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sev·er·a·ble

 (sĕv′ər-ə-bəl, sĕv′rə-)
adj.
1. Capable of being severed or separated.
2. Law Capable of being separated into legally distinct rights or obligations that can be enforced independently, as in a contract where not all promises must be performed before legal action can be taken to enforce some portion.

sev′er·a·bil′i·ty n.

severability

(ˌsɛvərəˈbɪlɪtɪ)
n
(Law) law capability of being separated, as of a clause in an agreement
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The heart of the issue is what legal scholars call severability.
This provides a preference of venue, establishes attorney's fees schedule based upon the amount recovered, establishes an effective date as opposed to several dates and provides for severability.
However, we did not perform a severability analysis in Perry.
Lastly, exclusions should contain appropriate severability language, preserving coverage for innocent insureds, with only the CFO/CEO's knowledge being imputed to the entity.
The Jan Yperman Hospital (JYZ) is looking for a solution, both in the Severability of vital parameters among caregivers and on the other to register in a more ergonomic way to bed.
today's decision creates an abortion exception to ordinary rules of res judicata, ignores compelling evidence that Texas' law imposes no unconstitutional burden, and disregards basic principles of the severability doctrine.
today's decision creates an abortion exception to ordinary rules of res judicata, ignores compelling evidence that Texas's law imposes no unconstitutional burden, and disregards basic principles of the severability doctrine.
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Finally, in order to make sure that the acts of one insured person do not impact coverage for other innocent insured, a cyber liability insurance policy should contain an exclusion severability provision.
1 can remember citing a scholarly article in the Insurance Counsel Journal in an Appeals Court brief concerning the interpretation of the severability of interest clause and the tractor trailer exclusion and having then-judge Kass ask me whether the Journal (with which he was completely unfamiliar) was in the Social Law Library, the library utilized by Appeals Court judges.
6) Leverage procurement Every school RFP, bid and contract (or service agreement) has standard language dealing with a wide range of legal issues such as indemnity, liability, payment and severability.