intentional relinquishment

See: waiver
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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.
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.