in good faith


: in an honest and proper way
He bargained in good faith.
Both parties acted in good faith.

Examples of in good faith in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Such expectations, beliefs and projections are expressed in good faith. Miami Herald, 6 June 2024 The United States should seek to secure these countries’ support by offering them positive inducements to remain neutral, and engage with them in good faith to mitigate the damage that sanctions would inevitably cause to their economies. Emily Kilcrease, Foreign Affairs, 7 May 2024 The University Committee, a group of professors who regularly meet with administrators, called for deliberation in good faith. Laura Schulte, Journal Sentinel, 3 May 2024 Prado’s report claims none of the officers on the scene violated Uvalde Police Department policy and acted in good faith. David Matthews, New York Daily News, 8 Mar. 2024 Bailey’s office had acted in good faith, Sullivan wrote, urging the judge not to dismiss the appeal. Jonathan Shorman, Kansas City Star, 20 May 2024 Compliance with all three business judgment rule requirements (acting in good faith, in the HOA’s best interests and with reasonable diligence/inquiry) is an essential protection for volunteer leaders. Kelly G. Richardson, San Diego Union-Tribune, 18 May 2024 Before Bryan spoke, several parents pleaded with the board to negotiate in good faith saying children were harmed because of the school district’s failure to stop the bullying and harassment. Elizabeth Campbell, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, 16 May 2024 During the week’s proceedings, Bloomberg notes that the judge seemed skeptical that Apple was acting in good faith with this payment setup, which was reportedly approved by a committee that includes CEO Tim Cook. Emily Price, PCMAG, 11 May 2024

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“In good faith.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Jun. 2024.

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