consent judgment


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consent judgment

n. a judgment issued by a judge based on an agreement between the parties to a lawsuit to settle the matter, aimed at ending the litigation with a judgment that is enforceable. (See: consent decree)

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A consent judgment by High Court Judge Azimah Omar today recorded that Liew and Azwanddin had agreed to the settlement and the latter had to issue an apology within 14 days of the judgment.
Vaughn-Michael Cordes and his law firm, the Cordes Law Firm, agreed to pay his former clients $28,750, according to the consent judgment filed in Washington County Circuit Court.
In an unprecedented move, the Attorney General's Office proceeded on its own-without action by the federal government or other states-to enforce the antitrust laws and address foreseen anticompetitive harms in Colorado...Along with the complaint, the Attorney General's Office filed a consent judgment specifying a set of remedies to prevent the threatened anticompetitive harms of the merger.
And the public defender, in tandem with the plaintiffs' attorneys at the American Civil Liberties Union and elsewhere, filed on May 13 a proposed consent judgment outlining reforms of public-defender practices and caseloads.
Note, however, that all parties to the Terms of Settlement which formed the basis of the Consent Judgment must be part of the process as provided by Section 27 of the Trade Unions Act.' The minister urged the unions to treat as urgent.
We review a district court's decision to hold a corporation in contempt of a consent judgment when its outside counsel failed to respond to a motion alleging a violation of the judgment and to appear at a hearing on the motion.
18, 2017, a proposed consent judgment was filed with the court to settle all matters in the dispute.
Claimant Win 16 9% Default Judgment 0 0% Consent Judgment 0 0% Judgment on the Pleadings 2 1% Summary Judgment 9 5% Trial 6 3% Judgment as a Matter of Law 0 0% Decision on Bankruptcy Appeal 0 0% Claim Defendant Win 146 84% Default Judgment 62 36% Consent Judgment 12 7% Judgment on the Pleadings 3 2% Summary Judgment 61 35% Trial 8 5% Judgment as a Matter of Law 0 0% Decision on Bankruptcy Appeal 0 0% Likely Settlement 11 6% Plaintiff Voluntary Dismissal 0 0% Stipulated Dismissal 11 6% Procedural Resolution 1 1% Contested Dismissal 0 0% Dismissal 0 0% Consolidation 1 1% Severance 0 0% Interdistrict Transfer 0 0% Intradistrict Transfer 0 0% Stay 0 0% Multidistrict litigation 0 0% No Case Resolution 0 0% Note: Table made from pie chart.
The court then entered a consent judgment, setting aside the foreclosure and returning the property to Abbatematteo "subject only to a modification and assumption agreement" between the parties.
The state July 19 obtained a consent judgment permanently banning Help the Vets Inc.a Florida charityand its president, Neil Paulson, from soliciting in Minnesota due to their misrepresentations that donations would be used to help disabled and wounded military veterans, when in fact, the donations primarily benefited Paulson and the charity's for-profit telemarketers.<br />This action was taken in conjunction with the Federal Trade Commission and attorneys general from five other states.
A mechanic who said he was terminated after voicing concerns about unsafe working conditions at a bowling center in Lombard will receive a total of $40,000 in back wages as part of a consent judgment signed by the employer with the U.S.