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judgment

 [juj´ment]
the ability to make logical, rational decisions and decide whether a given action is right or wrong.
clinical judgment the process by which the nurse decides on data to be collected about a client, makes an interpretation of the data, arrives at a nursing diagnosis, and identifies appropriate nursing actions; this involves problem solving, decision making, and critical thinking.

judgment

[juj′mənt]
Etymology: L, judicare, to judge
1 (in law) the final decision of the court regarding the case before it.
2 the reason given by the court for its decision; an opinion.
3 an award, penalty, or other sentence of law given by the court.
4 the ability to recognize the relationships of ideas and to form correct conclusions from those data as well as from those acquired from experience.

judg·ment

(jŭj'mĕnt)
Ability to evaluate the positive and negative aspects of a behavior or situation and act or react appropriately.
Compare: discrimination
Synonym(s): judgement.

judg·ment

(jŭj'mĕnt)
Ability to evaluate aspects of a behavior or situation and act or react appropriately.
Synonym(s): judgement.

judgment,

n 1. a legal finding.
n 2. the ability to discriminate between or among two or more states or conditions.
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Even after Florida courts established the parameters of a court's jurisdiction following dismissal or entry of judgment, courts continued to struggle with the jurisdictional implications of enforcing a settlement agreement within the same action rather than requiring the filing of a separate suit for breach of contract.
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Brenner also has consented to the entry of an SEC order, based on the court's entry of judgment, permanently suspending him from appearing and practicing before the SEC as an attorney.
COURT'S OPINION: The Court of Appeals of Indiana affirmed the entry of judgment by the trial court.
As for the interest issue, it sure seems a shame that the Appellate Term allowed plaintiff's attorney to reap a windfall in interest by delaying entry of judgment, but as the majority wrote, defense counsel did not bring up that point in its appeal.
YANEZ, is hereby warned to appear in this court within thirty (30) days of the first publication of this Warning Order and answer the civil Complaint of the Plaintiff, SHELTER INSURANCE COMPANIES or upon failure of Defendant to do so, the Complaint filed herein will be deemed to be admitted and the Defendant will lace entry of judgment by default or be otherwise barred from asserting his interest.
Entry of judgment on the defendant's counterclaim is not a final order until the main claim is disposed of as well.
Currently, first-time defendants can plead guilty to drug possession charges and request a ``deferred entry of judgment,'' which lets them attend a rehabilitation program and avoid incarceration.
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