confession of judgement

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Noun1.confession of judgement - a judgment entered after a written confession by the debtor without the expense of ordinary legal proceedings
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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Brown was joined on todays call by central Ohio small business owner Richard Schilg, who has been harmed by confession of judgement provisions, to talk about why Browns bill is so important to Ohio small businesses.
Confession of judgement; defendants confess judgment in favor of plaintiff on promissory note of $22,500.