legal dispute

legal dispute

noun action, action at law, action in court, aggressive argument, case, challenge in the courts, claim, conflict, confutation, contention, controversy, court action, disputation, field action, judicial contest, lawsuit, legal action, legal challenge, legal clash, legal contest, legal disagreement, legal feud, legal proceeding, litigation, suit at law, suit in law, trial
Associated concepts: dispute resolution

legal dispute

noun action, action at law, action in court, aggressive argument, case, challenge in the courts, claim, conflict, confutation, contention, controversy, court action, disputation, filed action, judicial contest, lawsuit, legal action, legal challenge, legal clash, legal contest, legal disagreement, legal feud, legal proceeding, litigation, suit at law, suit in law, trial
Associated concepts: dispute resolution
See also: argument, case, contention, lawsuit, legal proceeding, trial
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He at once made his arrangements to meet the owner of the Asylum in London, and to take him to the place where his runaway patient was hidden, believing that the results, whichever way they ended, would be to involve you in interminable legal disputes and difficulties, and to tie your hands for all purposes of offence, so far as he was concerned.
But the bequest is involved in legal disputes, and pending them the work has stopped; so that like many other great undertakings in America, even this is rather going to be done one of these days, than doing now.
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Synopsis: Fewer than four in 10 adults in sub-Saharan Africa say they would take a legal dispute to a government judicial system or court.
It said the legal dispute may take a few years in court.
Summary: Bangkok: Ethnic minority villagers at the centre of a nine-year legal dispute over lead pollution .
The petrol station in question was the last remaining to be checked out of seven in the area, due to a legal dispute between its owner and oil company Lukoil.
The bitter legal dispute between JN Dairies and Johal Dairies has ended as JN has now received all monies awarded it by the courts.
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17 November 2011 - Swedish pharmaceutical company Diamyd Medical AB (STO:DIAM B) said today it had settled a legal dispute with the University of Florida Research Foundation Inc (UFRF) in the USA for an undisclosed sum.
But angry Blues bosses are involved in a legal dispute after McLeish quit by email earlier this month, only to be paraded soon after as gaffer of city rivals Aston Villa.