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lawsuit

Law & medicine An action in which one party, a plaintiff, seeks a remedy for a wrong allegedly committed by another–eg, defendant. See Class action lawsuit, Parasitic lawsuit, Qui tamlawsuit.
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Section 26 of the Punjab Rented Premises Act (VII of 2009) provides that a rent tribunal can exercise powers of a Civil Court, and similarly section 31 of the Punjab Rented Premises Act (VII of 2009) provides that a rent tribunal shall execute an order passed under the Act by a Rent Tribunal or a District Judge or an Additional District Judge as a decree of a Civil Court and for this purpose, the Rent Tribunal may exercise any or all the powers of a Civil Court; although no formal decree is drawn by the Rent Tribunal.
Barrister Kashif Zubair Ahmed, petitioner's counsel, pleaded against the civil court order and got the relief, as some delinquent elements in the MCI along with one Abid Kiyani were running the affairs of the National Club by proxy.
However, if the original complainant files the case again in the civil court for the second time, he or she will have to pay the unpaid amount then or go back to jail on conviction from said civil court.
On appeal, defendant fails to articulate a sufficient basis to strike the Civil Court findings, pursuant to CPLR 3212 (g), in plaintiff's favor.
"When we asked Justice, Islamic Affairs and Endowments Minister Shaikh Khalid bin Ali Al Khalifa about the law (back in 2014), he said that the High Civil Court verdict was final in rent disputes, but could be addressed in procedures as any other case," said legislative and legal affairs committee chairwoman Dalal Al Zayed during yesterday's weekly session.
Nine have been issued by ATC whereas five by a civil court. Police say that they have received all the 14 arrest warrants by the courts.
He proved to Dubai Civil Court that both his client and the financial services company have not committed any criminal act and that an unidentified cyber-attack on the client's account caused the problem.
It comes after the Scottish Government published a consultation on options for ensuring fees raised in the civil courts cover the cost of business.
Will they be the first civil court case - Coventry Council v Coventry Council?
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- The Supreme Board of Judges and Prosecutors (HSYK) forgot to appoint judges to the 1st and 2nd Civil Courts of Peace in ystanbul's KE-cE-kcekmece district after many judges in the regional civil and administrative courts were reassigned by the HSYK on Feb.
A GURGAON civil court on Monday issued a Non- Bailable Warrant ( NBW) against 11 persons, including Gurgaon Police ACP Narendra Kadyan, for their alleged involvement in helping former Haryana minister Sukhbir Katarai in preparing fake voter lists.
Summary: The man moved to the Civil Court to demand Dh5 million in damages for the injuries he suffered as a result of the attack.