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A person who brings a lawsuit on behalf of a minor or other person not legally competent to bring a lawsuit.
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(Law) law (formerly) a person acting on behalf of an infant or other person under legal disability. Official name: litigation friend
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a person other than a guardian acting on behalf of another, such as an infant or incompetent.
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|Noun||1.||next friend - (law) a person who acts on behalf of an infant or disabled person|
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"
agent - a representative who acts on behalf of other persons or organizations
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n (Jur) → Prozesspfleger(in) m(f) (eines Minderjährigen)
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