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contributory

adjective accessory, additional, assisting, auxiliary, beneficial, conducive, contributing, determining, helpful, helping, influential, instrumental, lending assistance, salutary, secondary, tributary, useful
Associated concepts: contributory cause, contributory negliience
See also: ancillary, beneficial, donative, gratuitous, instrumental, subservient

contributory

in company law, a member or former member of a company liable to contribute to the assets on the winding-up of the company.
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The court held, inter alia, that the trial court committed prejudicial error in failing to give the jury a contributory negligence instruction.
It is critically important to request and obtain instructions that properly state the law of contributory negligence applicable to the case where that issue is legitimately presented for jury decision.
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65 million because of the board's contributory fault.
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alleging contributory and vicarious copyright infringement.
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She refused to follow an English case decision that said that contributory negligence in seatbelt cases should be limited to 25%, noting that the Alberta Contributory Negligence Act contains no such limitation, but states .
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She had no ongoing medical problems or contributory medical history.