impleader


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im·plead·er

 (ĭm-plē′dər)
n.
The procedure by which a third party is impleaded.
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In the absence of supplemental jurisdiction, an impleader she has against a Nevadan who was a joint tortfeasor in the accident will have to be litigated in state court.
MCOs may also be brought into a lawsuit by an impleader action or cross claim.