intentional relinquishment

See: waiver
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The district court ruled that, under Georgia law, a jury could find that "State Farm's actions and conduct, when taken together and considered as a whole, may amount to an intentional relinquishment of a known right.
On the other hand waiver is an intentional relinquishment of a known right involving both knowledge of the existence of the right and the intent to relinquish it.
Waiver is the intentional relinquishment of a right or claim.
The appellate court addressed Hayden's waiver argument, noting "(w)aiver is either the intentional relinquishment of a known right or intentional conduct inconsistent with claiming that right.
A mere failure to appear is not a sufficiently affirmative act to indicate intentional relinquishment of immunity, particularly not in this case where China has consistently maintained its jurisdictional and execution immunity in diplomatic communications.
Supporters say a waiver is, by definition, intentional relinquishment of a known right, making the concept of an "inadvertent waiver" inherently contradictory.
The trial court documents did not show "an intentional relinquishment or abandonment" of the landowner's right to present a closing argument.