ipso facto provision

ipso facto provision
ipso facto clause, Also known as an ipso facto provision or bankruptcy clause.
A provision in an agreement which permits its termination due to the bankruptcy, insolvency or financial condition of a party. The Bankruptcy Code prohibits enforcement of such provisions in executory contracts and unexpired leases of the debtor (§ 365(e)(1), Bankruptcy Code).

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