judgement in personam


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Noun1.judgement in personam - a judgment rendered against an individual (or corporation) for the payment of money damages
judicial decision, judgment, judgement - (law) the determination by a court of competent jurisdiction on matters submitted to it
corp, corporation - a business firm whose articles of incorporation have been approved in some state
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"