Disclaimer Legal Meaning and Definition

Here is a simplified definition of the legal term Disclaimer.

Disclaimer (noun):

  1. The act of refusing to accept, maintain, or be associated with something, such as a right or property.
  2. A refusal to take on responsibility or liability for someone else's claim, often used in insurance contexts where an insurer denies coverage.
  3. A public statement denying any involvement or responsibility, often used when dissolving a business or partnership to prevent future legal claims.