Definition from Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary
1) As a verb, to vacate or annul a court order or judgment. For example, the losing party in a trial might file a motion asking the judge to set aside the verdict. 2) As a noun, something (often money) that is to be used for a particular purpose. For example, funds that are earmarked for a specific program might be described as a set-aside.
Definition provided by Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary.
August 19, 2010, 5:24 pm