Definition of Plaintiff. Meaning of Plaintiff. Synonyms of Plaintiff

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Definition of Plaintiff

Plaintiff
Plaintiff Plain"tiff, n. [F. plaintif making complaint, plaintive; in Old French equiv. to plaignant complainant, prosecutor, fr. plaindre. See Plaint, and cf. Plaintive.] (Law) One who commences a personal action or suit to obtain a remedy for an injury to his rights; -- opposed to defendant.
Plaintiff
Plaintiff Plain"tiff, a. See Plaintive. [Obs.] --Prior.

Meaning of Plaintiff from wikipedia

- A plaintiff (Π in legal shorthand) is the party who initiates a lawsuit (also known as an action) before a court. By doing so, the plaintiff s****s a legal...
- to bring claims on behalf of consumers. In a typical cl**** action, a plaintiff sues a defendant or a number of defendants on behalf of a group, or cl****...
- defendant is required to respond to the plaintiff's complaint. If the plaintiff is successful, judgment is in the plaintiff's favor, and a variety of court orders...
- summoned King John Balliol to stand before the English court as a common plaintiff. John was a weak king, known as "Toom Tabard" or "Empty Coat". John renounced...
- official stated, "We are complying with the court's requests ... the plaintiffs will not disembark and will be promptly returned to the United States...
- cl**** action lawsuit was filed in 1994 with Selma Buycks-Roberson as lead plaintiff and alleged that Citibank Federal Savings Bank had engaged in practices...
- of his companies had been the plaintiff in 1,900 cases and the defendant in 1,450. With Trump or his company as plaintiff, more than half the cases have...
- Newdow. He wrote a brief on behalf of all 50 states which argued that the plaintiff, a non-custodial parent, did not have standing to file suit on behalf...
- building on each successive victory. She chose plaintiffs carefully, at times picking male plaintiffs to demonstrate that gender discrimination was harmful...
- takes into account the physical, social and economic attributes of the plaintiff which might make them more susceptible to injury. It may also take into...
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