Joinder of a party legal definition of joinder of a party
joinder of a party
joinder of a partynoun adding a claimant, adding a complainant, adding a defendant, adding a party, adding a plaintiff, enlisting a party, joining a party, joining an opposing party, joining a petitioner, joining a plaintiff
Associated concepts: compulsory joinder, indispensable party, joinder of additional defendants, joinder of an interrsted party, joinder of third parties, misjoinder, necessary joinder, nonjoinder, notice of joinder, permissive joinder
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Thus, the strategic (or other) failure of the municipality to compel the joinder of a party
whose existence and responsibility it was well aware of results in its increased liability, and nothing fundamentally unfair has resulted.
Defendants here do not assert one of these garden-variety arguments of fraudulent joinder of a party
, but instead argue that the claims of Fidel Amesquita and the Bowlings were improperly joined to defeat diversity jurisdiction.