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Forensic medicine  A person–eg, a Pt, who initiates a civil action to obtain restitution for injury caused by a negligent/allegedly negligent act
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Figure 1 EEOC DATA ON RELIGION-BASED CHARGES, 1985-1992 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 Total 2081 2150 2208 2256 2173 2141 2334 2525 Percent resulting in settlement 8.9 10.3 13.8 17.3 19.3 19.3 17.5 19.0 Charges by religion of plantiff: Catholic 8% 9% 7% 8% 8% 8% 7% 7% Jewish 19 18 18 18 17 18 18 19 Muslim 9 7 7 8 9 8 8 9 Protestant 9 9 9 9 10 9 8 6 7th Day Advent.
* The published material must be false and must damage the plantiff's reputation (in some cases damages may be presumed).
The lawsuit asked the courts to strike down the executive order, but Kollar-Kotelly's ruling provided only a partial victory for the plantiff. She did not rule on the constitutionality of the order itself and, instead, focused on the provision related to former presidents.
Plantiff decided to go to the first-class bathroom because people were waiting to use the bathroom at the rear of the airplane.
Deen shot back at Jackson on Thursday, accusing the plantiff of being unqualified to lodge the complaints she made.
The Plantiff's voluntary dismissal without prejudice pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 41(a)(1)(A)(i) was filed in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan on July 10, 2012.
Plantiff alleges negligence resulted in injury auto accident.
Normally, a big weakness of similar cases brought against major artists is that the plantiff is so obscure that the original work would not be known by the accused.
Pick-A-Part Auto Wrecking, Inc.; Plantiff alleges breach of contract, trespass to chattel and destruction of personal property.
That relationship "culminated in joint enterprises for the purchase and sale of classic cars through the Plantiff and the sharing of expenses and profits." The suit states that Dykema and Brannon told Thomas when to buy, sell and what and for how much.
THE LAST PLANTIFF WHO accused Phil Herrington of fraud lost her case.
There's two or three things that really have to do with litigation and exposure that somebody's going to pick up, the plantiff's attorneys.