summary judgment

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Noun1.summary judgment - a judgment rendered by the court prior to a verdict because no material issue of fact exists and one party or the other is entitled to a judgment as a matter of law
judicial decision, judgment, judgement - (law) the determination by a court of competent jurisdiction on matters submitted to it
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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FRO-100944 (Lloyd's) petitioned the Supreme Court of Mississippi for review of the trial court order granting partial summary judgment in favor of First Financial Bank (FFB).
appeals a grant of partial summary judgment in favor of the Jackson County Department of Human Services (the County) and orders of the Jackson County Circuit Court terminating his parental rights to N.H., A.R.H., M.H., and M.R.M.K.
Putman cross-moves for partial summary judgment, striking certain affirmative defenses raised by Savage Arms.
The defendant's motion for summary judgment was denied and the plaintiff's motion for partial summary judgment was granted.
Roach's filings and other evidence "demonstrate that there is no genuine issue of material fact as to any of the stated claims, and Roach is entitled to judgment as a matter of law," said Roach's attorney, David Wilson of Friday Eldredge & Clark of Little Rock, in his motion for partial summary judgment.
"In its Motion for Partial Summary Judgment, ASG asks this court to declare (1) that the Planning Board's June 22, 2015 vote rejecting and refusing to process ASG's preliminary plan had the legal effect of, and constituted, a disapproval of the preliminary plan submitted by ASG on May 11, 2015, and (2) that a G.L.c.
He is experienced in class action litigation, having defended a major oil refining company in a putative air pollution class action, defeating a motion for class certification and obtaining partial summary judgment and dismissal of claims.
This will implement its May 7, 2004, partial summary judgment upheld by the Supreme Court on Jan.
The court granted dissolution of the civil union and granted partial summary judgment to the Plaintiff.
Cocolife asserted that its right to due process was never given the opportunity to be heard, and warned that an erroneous execution of the partial summary judgment will have an adverse impact on its corporate existence, therefore prejudicing its stakeholders.
District Judge granted partial summary judgment on liability in 2012, which the4th U.S.
* VERDICT: A Texas defense verdict was returned based on a no-evidence partial summary judgment: neither the patient nor the expert witness supplied evidence to support the claims of gross negligence or exemplary damages against the ObGyn.

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