jQuery Cancel Validation

I have a jQuery function that validates a bunch of form fields when the submit button is clicked.  I also have a button on the page that empties the form if a checkbox is checked.  However, If I click the submit button and validation clicks in, then instead of going through the validation and filling in the fields, I just click on the checkbox to empty the form, it won't empty the form until I fill in a ll of the validation fields.  Is there a way to cancel validation once it has been initiated?
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Tom BeckCommented:
Is this validate.js? Use resetForm() on a validate instance of the form.
rgranlundAuthor Commented:
Can I place that on the submit button, that is used to update the form/Delete the form fields?  If so, how?
Tom BeckCommented:
You could clear the form inside of any event handler. See if this jsfiddle helps.


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