A clause in a contract that allows that any portion of the contract deemed to be unenforcable does not affect the validity of the rest of the contract.

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You should always try and put severability into any contract that you sign so you have a way to get out.

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Since marriage is unenforceable in a conditional contract, her lawyer deemed, she had the upper hand on her business partner, making that clause vulnerable to severability while enforcing everything else.

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Mrs. Jones tried to get out of the contract as a result of a loop hole she found in one of the articles, but she was not able to due to the severability clause which maintained the remainder of the terms even if some where to be found unenforceable.

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seven-day money severally but not jointly