judgment

(redirected from Entry of judgment)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia.

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.

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.
References in periodicals archive ?
In the traditional sense, a conviction is an adjudication of guilt accompanied by an entry of judgment," he says.
(2) If an accused "provides substantial assistance in the investigation or prosecution of another person," whether that be before or after entry of judgment, the convening authority may, upon recommendation by the trial counsel, "reduce, commute, or suspend a sentence in whole or in part, including any mandatory minimum sentence." (38) This provision provides substantial incentive for an accused to cooperate with the Government in investigating and prosecuting others.
The Supreme Court granted the request of the government through the Office of the Solicitor General to issue an entry of judgment in the case involving San Miguel shares.
The court held, inter alia, that the trial court correctly denied the defendants' request for entry of judgment for the defendants as a matter of law, or, in the alternative for a new trial.
Accordingly, the court reversed the Court of Appeals and remanded the case to the trial court for entry of judgment in favor of Tracy on the malicious prosecution claim and for a final determination on the abuse of process claim.
"To save the time and expense of this new trial … the Parties stipulate to entry of judgment in the amount of $306 million," Oracle and SAP said in the joint filing on Thursday.
THE SUPREME COURT OF PENNSYLVANIA AFFIRMED THE ORDER OF THE SUPERIOR COURT, WHICH AFFIRMED THE TRIAL COURT'S ENTRY OF JUDGMENT ON THE JURY'S VERDICT FOR THE DEFENDANTS.
The question of whether enforcement of a settlement agreement required the filing of an independent action, coupled with the effect of dismissal or entry of judgment following the settlement, gave rise to a jurisdictional quandary.
The court remanded the case for entry of judgment in the amount of $185,000.
Failure to comply with this subdivision may result in the imposition of sanctions, including costs, attorneys' fees, entry of judgment, or dismissal.
At that time, Judge Sleet granted the motion of CRYO-CELL and the other defendants for entry of judgment as a matter of law on infringement of PharmaStem's United States Patent 5,192,553 ("the '553 patent") reversing the jury's verdict on the '553 patent.