from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The conduct of a lawsuit
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The act or process of litigating; a suit at law; a judicial contest.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act or process of litigating or carrying on a suit in a court of law or equity; a judicial contest.
- n. Any dispute or discussion dependent upon evidence for decision.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a legal proceeding in a court; a judicial contest to determine and enforce legal rights
But, on this issue (as with others), he himself admits the litigation is a longshot.
… investing in litigation is now a sound business strategy, says the NYT: Mr. Fields is chief executive of Juridica Capital Management. which runs a fund that invests in one side of a lawsuit in exchange for a share of any winnings.
But the film ended up mired in litigation, and has finally been freed for release.
None of us can have any educated perspective on how the judge is likely to take it, without knowing the context (including the history of how this judge and this lawyer have interacted in litigation before this).
IANAL, but I have once or twice been inviolved in litigation, and have run into this sort of wearing down of the plaintiff despite the defense being meritless.
The whole affair ended in litigation with Judy filing against the band.
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The argument is, we'll kill it in litigation, so do what we want in the first place, even if it takes looooooooonger.
The Super Bowl champion coach stopped short of responding directly to the allegations, saying now was not the right time to tell his side because civil litigation is pending.
Failure to do so, no matter management incentives to "ignore" LT costs, will eventually result in litigation, as it should.