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Colorable

False; counterfeit; something that is false but has the appearance of truth.

colorable

(Plausible), adjective ad captandum, alleged, apparent, apparently right, ben trovato, conceivable, conjecturable, convincing, credible, feasible, in posse, ostensible, persuasive, presumable, presumptive, reasonable, seeming, seemingly fair, seemingly sound, seemingly valid, sensible, supposable, surmisable, tenable, thinkable, verisimilis, warrantable
Associated concepts: colorable authority, colorable cause, colorable claim, colorable invocation of jurisdiction, collrable title

colorable

(Specious), adjective appearing, artful, crafty, deceitful, deceiving, deceptive, delusive, delusory, false, feigned, fraudulent, sham, trumped up, untrue
See also: ostensible, plausible, specious
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might colorably have argued that it had a good-faith belief that all the
The permanent injunction Order prohibits HemCon and parties acting in concert with it, including HemCon's distributors, from making, using, selling, offering to sell, distributing, or importing into the United States certain HemCon products that have already been determined by the Court to infringe Marine Polymer's patent - the HEMCON[R] BANDAGE (4" x 4", 2" x 2", and 2" x 4"), CHITOFLEX[TM] Dressings, HEMCON[R] DENTAL DRESSINGS (10 mm x 12 mm and 1" x 3"), and "any other products which are no more than colorably different from these infringing products.
1 tablet computer and any product that is no more than colorably different from it.
the "Galaxy Nexus smartphone and any product that is no more than colorably different from the specified product and infringes U.
Apple claimed that the S3 breaches two of its patents and said the handset is 'not more than colorably different from the Galaxy Nexus', which has been the target of past disputes.
where a defendant could not colorably argue that additional
Justice Rehnquist left the door open for a challenge to state tax laws that were patently discriminatory: "We need not decide in this case whether the comity spoken of would also bar a claim under [section] 1983 which requires no scrutiny whatever of state tax assessment practices, such as a facial attack on tax laws colorably claimed to be discriminatory as to race.
the defendants colorably must have shown that: (1) they were faced with a choice of evils .
activity that is colorably economic in nature and so did not jeopardize
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The injunction enjoins further manufacture, use and sale of HemCon's HEMCON([R]) BANDAGE, CHITOFLEX([R]) DRESSINGS, HEMCON([R]) DENTAL DRESSINGS and any other products which are no more than colorably different from those products.
District Court for the Northern District of California, San Jose Division,on Friday granted a preliminary injunctionagainst the Galaxy Nexus and "any product that is no more than colorably different from the specified product and infringes U.