Waiver definition

/ˈweɪvə/

What does Waiver mean?

In contract law, 'waiver' is used to denote the granting of a concession by one party not insisting on the other party’s precise performance of its obligations under the contract. It is also where one party gives up its rights to take action or enforce its rights under a contract.

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PaaS PACE Code of Practice PACE Power of arrest PACE Section 18 Parallel imports Parental Responsibility Parenting information programme Part 36 Part IIA Part IV rules Party Party Autonomy Passing off Passporting Patent Pay As You Earn Pay Less Notice Payment In Lieu Of Notice Payment Notice Peaceable reentry Pemsel's case Pension commencement lump sum Pension Liberation Peppercorn Rent Performance Bond Performance rights Performer's property rights Periodical Payments Order Permission in principle Permitted acts Permitted development Permitted separate business Person skilled in the art Personal Data Personal data breach Personal representative Pharmaceutical Patent Pharmacovigilance Phoenixing Placing Planning appeal Planning conditions Planning Judicial Review Platform as a service Plea in Mitigation Pleadings Pledge Police use of force powers Poll Vote PPA PRA Practical Completion Pre-Action Pre-emption Pre-emption Rights Preliminary Hearing Preliminary issue Premium Pre-Nuptial Agreement Prescribed market Prescribed part Primary education Prior art Priority Date Privacy notice Privacy policy Private Prosecution Privilege Privity of Contract Probate Processing Processor Procurement Producer responsibility Product placement Professional indemnity insurance Profiling Programme Prohibited Steps Order Property adjustment order Proportionality Proposal form Prospectus Provisional damages Provisional Liquidator PSLA Public Law Outline Public Order Act 1986 Public right of way Publishing Agreement
SaaS Safeguarded benefits Sanctions Save As You Earn Scheme Schedule of Amendments Schedule of Dilapidations Scheme for Construction Contracts Scheme for the administration of a charity Scheme of Arrangement Scheme specific funding Sears Tooth agreement Seat of arbitration Secondary victim Section 106 agreement Section 111 Section 146 notice Section 16 PACE Section 17 PACE Section 18 Section 19 PACE Section 2 Section 2 Interview Section 21 notice Section 32 PACE Section 3C leave Section 4 PACE Section 47 Section 8 PACE Section 9(2B) rights Sector Secure accommodation order Securitisation Security agent/trustee Selective Distribution System Self-supply Selling arrangements SEM Senior debt Service Service charge Services agreement Set-off Settlor Several liability Shadow Director Share Buyback Share Capital Share Incentive Plan Share Option Share option exercise price Share premium account Shared competence Shares and Assets Valuations (SAV) SIEC Significant contaminant linkage Significant pollutant linkage Sincere cooperation Singapore International Arbitration Centre Sixth form college Slander SLC Small claims track Smart Energy Code Smart Export Guarantee Smart meter Smith v Manchester award Software as a service SPC Special Categories of Personal Data Special Category Data Special Guardianship Order Specials Specialty Specific intent Specific Issue Order Specification of a patent Specified investment Sponsor Licence SRA Authorisation Rules 2011 SRA handbook SRA principles Stamp duty Stamp Duty Land Tax Stamp Duty Reserve Tax Standard orders Standing Orders Stare decisis State of The Art Statement in open court Statement of investment principles Statement of Truth Statutory compensation Statutory residence test Stay Stochastic valuation Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC) Stopping Up Order Strategic Environmental Assessment Stress testing Strike Out Sub-lease Subordination Subrogation Subscriber shares Substantial Shareholdings Exemption Summary judgment Summary Only Offence Summons Superior Supervision order Support of claims by description Surrender by operation of law Suspension Swap Syndicate System Operator

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