- He was absent , as is often the case .
- It is not functioning as is expected .
- He was indicted as being accessory man to the crime .
- She is unusually tall , as are both her parents .
- They have spent as much as is indicated .
As is is a legal term used to disclaim some implied warranties for an item being sold. Certain types of implied warranties must be specifically disclaimed, such as the implied warranty of title.