in·va·lid·i·ty /ˌin-və-'li-də-tē/ n: lack of validity: state of being invalid
Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam-Webster. 1996.
annulment, cancellation, disqualification, erroneousness, fallaciousness, fallacy, falseness, falsity, inadequacy, incompetence, ineffectiveness, nullity, unsoundness, untenableness, vitiation, voidness
associated concepts: declaration of invalidity
- Pacta quae turpem causam continent non sunt observanda. — Contracts which are based on an unlawful consideration will not be enforced.- Pacta quae contra leges constitutionesque, vel contra bonos mores fiunt, nullam vim habere, indubitati juris est. — It is unquestionably the law that contracts which are made contrary to the laws or against good morals, have no force in law- Quae ab initio non valent, ex post facto convalescere non possunt. — Things invalid from the beginning cannot be made valid by a subsequent actII index disability (legal disqualification), disqualification (factor that disqualifies), impuissance, nullity
Burton's Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006