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unconscionability

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noun un·con·scio·na·bil·i·ty \ˌən-ˌkän-chə-nə-ˈbi-lə-tē\

Legal Definition of unconscionability

  1. 1 :  the state or condition of being unconscionable the issue of unconscionability is to be decided by the court — J. D. Calamari and J. M. Perillo — see also procedural unconscionability, substantive unconscionability

  2. 2 :  a doctrine in contract law: a court may grant relief from or deny enforcement of all or part of a contract if it is found to be unconscionable


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