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vacate

(vā′kāt) [L. vacare, to be empty]
In law, to overturn a ruling or judgment.
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137) However, there are also cogent reasons for permitting litigants to cite opinions that were vacated on the merits (138) (that is, to cite vacated opinions for propositions that were repudiated by the vacating court ), as long as the court to which the opinion is being cited is informed that its precedential authority has been undermined by the vacatur.
There is no question of our ever vacating the place.
The terms of the settlement and license agreements have been finalized, and the settlement is conditioned upon the entry of orders vacating certain orders and judgments in the U.
Police sources told that the IG office has thrashed out a strategy to vitiate the civic agencys enforcement departments plan of vacating the building.
In consequence of which" tenant was "justified" in vacating (and in fact did vacate the premises), see Rasch, New York Landlord and Tenant (3d ed.
The performance at the property has declined as a result of the anchor tenant, K-Mart, vacating.
The interesting point of this transaction is that while two Class A buildings benefited from Avon's moves, there was no net absorption involved in the transaction, since Avon is vacating over 600,000 feet at 9 West 57th Street in order to occupy a total of 400,000 feet at 1251 and 1345 Avenue of the Americas.
Amityville, NY, should be vacated, MedPointe believes that the preliminary injunction remains in full force and effect, unless and until the appellate court issues a mandate vacating it.
Cruz, the Appellate Division unanimously reversed, vacating the stay, so that the owner could recover possession.
Circuit's decision vacating the Federal Communications Commissions' Triennial Review Order on local telephone unbundling rules.
Such a course of conduct is fraught with danger; for, if the sublessor and the paramount landlord should settle their differences, the vacating subtenant will find himself in the unenviable position of being held liable for breach of his sublease, which in such case continues unaffected by all the preceding legal skirmishes.