out-of-court settlement

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Noun1.out-of-court settlement - resolution of a dispute prior to the rendering of a final decision by the trial court
settlement - a conclusive resolution of a matter and disposition of it
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An out-of-court settlement will only result in no settlement (which didn't happen with NAB's pressure before filing the reference) and if at all there is a settlement, then the amount will be very negligible.
Defence lawyers led by Cecil Miller, who represents the bank, had earlier told the court they had officially written a proposal for an out-of-court settlement to the DPP.
5 million to a UAE company, Mena Energy DMCC, in an out-of-court settlement of litigation in London, according to a notice sent to the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) on Monday.
Awana, however, told Justice Saidu that his client had opted for an out-of-court settlement with the EFCC.
The 82-year-old paid e1/4500 in an out-of-court settlement.
Under the amendment, the Public Prosecution and the courts would be forced to drop charges against a criminal suspect if an out-of-court settlement was reached with the victim.
He backed the position of President Duterte for an out-of-court settlement of tax evasion cases faced by big firms and proposed that the collected back taxes be used to upgrade public hospitals.
SeeNews) - Sep 26, 2014 - Austrian utility Salzburg AG said Wednesday it has reached an out-of-court settlement with its former traffic head Gunter Mackinger under which he agreed to a partial retirement plan.
London, June 19 ( ANI ): Apple has decided to go for an out-of-court settlement in an e-book price-fixing case.
The action was resolved on Wednesday, 24th April, 2013 by an out-of-court settlement, the terms of which are confidential.
A commission will be set up at the Justice Ministry to receive the demands of people who agree to opt for an out-of-court settlement.
Summary: Indian Civil Aviation Minister Vayalar Ravi will meet families of Mangalore air crash victims in New Delhi tomorrow to discuss ways to reach an out-of-court settlement in their compensation claims