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An order from a judge or jury to pay a certain amount of money. Judgments usually come after a lawsuit or a criminal conviction. For example, if a company is sued and found liable, it may receive a judgment for, say, $1 million, which it must pay to the plaintiff. Also, if one is convicted of theft, one may be ordered to repay what one has stolen. See also: Out-of-Court Settlement.


An order of a court.

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If we take the four instances mentioned at the beginning of this discussion, we shall find that three of them are logical, while the fourth is a judgment of perception.
It would take us too far from our main topic if we were to go into the question what actually occurs when we make this judgment.
He promised the said motion on the grounds that the said consent judgment was adelivered after the Court of Appeal had in three judgments delivered on November 20, 2017, ordered the Commission to conduct a rerun election for the disputed senatorial seat within 90 days.
Even federal judgments are subject to post-judgment enforcement procedures under state court rules in the state where the ruling federal court sits.
This problem can be particularly acute for recipients of judgments from foreign courts against entities that are believed to have significant assets somewhere in the U.
Before 1928 foreign judgments were not enforced or recognized because this was seen as an infringement on the sovereignty of the state, an attitude shared by most countries at that time.
There is no assignment of Judgments filed in the case of purchased agreements
1) Since the earliest days of the republic, judicial bodies have entertained actions to enforce judgments that were rendered in different states.
According to Bandura, self-efficacy refers to personal judgments of one's capabilities to perform tasks at designated levels.
21, the high court restored an earlier British Columbia Supreme Court ruling that said the federal government should bear 75 per cent of the cost of any judgments awarded to plaintiffs who attended the schools and the churches should pay 25 per cent.