ex parte


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ex par·te

 (ĕks pär′tē)
adj. Law
1. Of or relating to an action taken in a legal proceeding by one party without the presence or participation of the opposing party: an ex parte hearing.
2. Of or relating to such an action taken in a manner that is not permitted due to the risk of undue influence or interference: an ex parte conversation with the judge.

[Latin : ex, from + parte, ablative of pars, part, side.]

ex parte adv.

ex parte

(ɛks ˈpɑːtɪ)
adj
(Law) law (of an application in a judicial proceeding) on behalf of one side or party only: an ex parte injunction.
[Latin]

ex par•te

(ɛks ˈpɑr ti)
adv.
1. from or on one side only of a dispute, as in a divorce action.
adj.
2. one-sided; partial.
[1665–75; < Latin]
Translations

ex parte

adj, adv (Jur) → einseitig, (seitens) einer Partei
References in classic literature ?
If to this be added the fact that, in consequence of the ex parte application of the spur, one side of the mare appeared to journey faster than the other; and that the aggrieved flank was resolutely indicated by unremitted flourishes of a bushy tail, we finish the picture of both horse and man.
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ISLAMABAD -- After a gap of one month, the Islamabad High Court (IHC) allowed an accountability court to resume ex parte proceedings against defunct finance minister Ishaq Dar in the assets reference prepared on the direction of the Supreme Court.
As set forth in an Ex Parte Notice filed by counsel for Sinclair, Sinclair told Commission staff on January 4, 2018, that it, "was evaluating divestitures, as well as Top-4 showings to be made in amendments to the applications consistent with the recent changes to the ownership rules in the Commission's Order on Reconsideration and Notice of Proposed Rulemaking adopted November 16, 2017, but that the DOJ review may impact certain divestiture choices,"" the FCC said.
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These e-mails may have violated CPUC rules prohibiting certain ex parte communications -- meaning communication with decision-makers that takes place without the knowledge of all parties to a proceeding.