judgment of dismissal

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Noun1.judgment of dismissal - a judgment disposing of the matter without a trial
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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A judgment of dismissal can no longer be appealed under the rule against double jeopardy, the court said.
Seneca said it was pleased by the Oregon Department of Energy's decision, formalized in a judgment of dismissal on June 2.
The court order is effective immediately and Allan's camp was ordered to prepare a proposed order and judgment of dismissal.
In short, an order dismissing a case with leave to amend is not a final appealable order, and the appellate clock does not start ticking until a final judgment of dismissal is entered.
COURT'S OPINION: The Appeals Court Of Massachusetts reversed the decision rendered and vacated the judgment of dismissal of the plaintiff's claim.
If, however, a plaintiffs claim is not one for health care liability, or if the trial court dismisses a plaintiffs claim on the erroneous belief that the plaintiff failed to file (or filed an inadequate) medical expert's report, then a court will likely find that the trial court abused its discretion and reverse a judgment of dismissal.
Stotler issued an order of summary judgment and a judgment of dismissal that provided in part: "It is Ordered and Adjudged: that plaintiffs (ARCA) shall take nothing from defendants (JACO), that judgment for defendants is granted and that defendants (JACO) shall recover their costs of suit.
The Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit affirms the district court's judgment of dismissal.
Baker said the next step should be a stipulated judgment of dismissal of the lawsuit.