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Insurance Card

The proof required in some states and issued by an insurance company that indicates a vehicle is insured. The cards are kept in the vehicle to show to police or other motorists in the event of an accident.

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INEVITABLE ACCIDENT

the term that describes an accident that was unavoidable such as that from an act of God.

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INCORPOREAL THINGS

These are the rights and privileges that can be handled and seen.

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INTERSTATE EXTRADICTION

the term that describes one state surrendering a person who has committed a crime to the state he committed the crime in.

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IMMORAL CONSIDERATION

a contract that is in contrary to public morals and is a consideration that the public will hold to be indecent.

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INCHOATE LIEN

a lien that hasn’t been put into effect yet.

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INCONTESTABLE CLAUSE

a clause in insurance policies that the insurance company can’t contest after period of time has passed.

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INVASION OF PRIVACY

a term that means the privacy of a person has been invaded.

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IN WITNESS WHEREOF

The expression that makes it clear that a person signing a legal document is signing it as a witness.

The initial words of the concluding clause in deeds: “In witness whereof the said parties have hereunto set their hands,” etc. A translation of the Latin phrase “in cuius rei testimonium.”

TLD Example: The modern trend encouraging lawyers and others to prepare legal documents using plain English has resulted in terms such as “in witness whereof” being dropped from general use.

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IPSO FACTO

a Latin phrase that means by the act itself or by the mere fact.

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ILLEGALLY OBTAINED EVIDENCE

This term applies to any evidence that is obtained without a warrant or permission.

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IN ABSENTIA

a Latin phrase meaning in the absence of.

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INSURANCE FIDELITY

The insurance that guarantees against payment for loss that results from dishonesty of an employee or company officer.

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INCAPACITY PARTIAL

This means the partial inability to be able to do one’s duties.

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IN PERSONAM

a term that is used that describes a suit that is brought against a person as against one about a certain thing.

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IMPLIED AUTHORITY

a term given to the power that an agent has or the authority under certain circumstances.

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ILLICIT TRADE

This term applies to any grade with a country that has been forbidden by a law.

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INSURANCE HEALTH

This si the insurance that pays for medical expenses of a person.

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INTERVENING CAUSE

See intervening act.

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IMMODERATE

a term used to describe something that is unreasonable or beyond the normal bounds.

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