caseload


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case·load

 (kās′lōd′)
n.
The number of cases handled in a given period, as by an attorney or by a clinic or social services agency.

caseload

(ˈkeɪsləʊd)
n
1. (Law) the number of cases constituting the work of a doctor, solicitor, social worker, etc over a specified period
2. (Social Welfare) the number of cases constituting the work of a doctor, solicitor, social worker, etc over a specified period
3. (Medicine) the number of cases constituting the work of a doctor, solicitor, social worker, etc over a specified period

case′load`

or case′ load`,



n.
the number of cases handled by a court, agency, social worker, etc., over a stated period.
[1945–50]
Translations

caseload

[ˈkeɪsləʊd] n [doctor, social worker] → nombre m de dossiers
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A claim of procedural ineffectiveness based on a caseload above the ABA maximums could, theoretically, be brought either pretrial or in a habeas context.
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"At the same time our complex, and often less visible, caseload for domestic abuse, child abuse, modern day slavery and child sexual exploitation continues to grow."
The civil caseload in Superior Court has trended steadily downward between fiscal years 2012 (7,807 total cases) and 2015 (5,601 cases), but it jumped up by about 7 percent between fiscal years 2015 and 2016 (6,008 cases), statistics show.
And yet Morales, with her team of dedicated lawyers and staff, has achieved much higher solution rates (defined as the percentage of cases dismissed, forwarded to the courts, or resulted in administrative penalties out of the Office of the Ombudsman's total caseload).