cognovit


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cognovit

(kɒɡˈnəʊvɪt)
n
(Law) criminal law a defendant's confession that the case against him or her is just
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You gave them a COGNOVIT for the amount of your costs, after the trial, I'm told
Dodson and Fogg,' replied the man; 'execution on COGNOVIT for costs.
96) the Supreme Court considered whether to enforce a cognovit note, a
qua in re [philosophia] nihil quod alicuius momenti sit, praeter Senecae quaedam ac Ciceronis, exstare Latine cognovit.
jury trial through a cognovit action, whereby it agrees at the time the
Startec received notice on August 13, 2004 that it has been sued on a Cognovit Note by its former partner KI Development LLC, and that a substantial judgment has been confessed.
Kawamura separately agreed to the company's demands and wrote a cognovit note to end the case.
Quia Laurenzius filius Francisci Barthonis Crassi de Villeplacta denuntiatus et accusatus extitit coram nobis a Morbiduccia filia quondam Petri Bonomi de Castro Orbetano quia anno preterito et de mense octobris dictus Laurentius subduxit earn et decepit et extraxit eam de domo fratris dicte Morbiduccie in qua ipsa habitabat, posita in dicto castro et earn duxit apud castrum plebis dicendo eidem quod volebat eam in uxorem et eam invadiaret et eam cognovit carnaliter nec eam invadiavit immo eam subduxit et decepit.
If the tenant defaults on its monetary obligation, the manager should require the tenant to execute a demand promissory note, including a cognovit provision if permitted by state law.