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legal proceeding

noun action, action at law, case, cause, controversy, instituted proceedings, judicial reeourse, lawsuit, legal process, legal recourse, litigation, matter, proceedings, suit
See also: action, controversy, lawsuit, proceeding, suit
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These regulations decreed penal responsibility for crimes committed after September 9, 1944 in spite of the expiry of the limitation of legal proceedings i.
The officers of National Highways and Motorway Police handed over the suspects and recovered bottles of liquor to the local police for further legal proceedings.
Oilex is pleased to announce that it has now reached agreement with Zeta that ends the legal proceedings between the parties.
A spokesman added: "It would be inappropriate to comment further given the ongoing legal proceedings.
The National Investigation Agency began legal proceedings in a special court three months ago and was due to file charges against the pair.
Obviously, ever since reports surfaced in April of Wal-Mart's possible bribery scheme in Mexico, the legal proceedings section is of particular interest to investors.
Abdelkader and his girlfriend, whose name was not given, will go before a judge in Paris who will decide whether there are grounds for opening legal proceedings over possible links with Merah's attacks, the legal source said, although there is no official confirmation that this is the case.
The Co-op Group started its own legal proceedings against Haldanes in April "to recover possession of a number of stores" and has said it will vigorously contest Haldanes' legal action.
Now Northumberland County Council, which inherited the prosecution following April's abolition of Wansbeck Council, has revealed that the legal proceedings have been withdrawn.
The statement read: "Following a meeting of the management committee of the INBA, on November 5, it has been decided that following legal advice, the INBA will initiate legal proceedings against Dundalk Stadium seeking damages for its members for breach of contract.
Meanwhile, in courtrooms on both the fourth and third floors, families and their attorneys met with judges to hammer out the final paperwork involved in the legal proceedings.
Mike has the interests of Welsh rugby at heart and does not want legal proceedings to take place,' said Jones.