joinder of actions
Combining two or more causes of action into a single lawsuit.

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  • joinder of actions — See consolidation of actions; joinder of causes of action …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Joinder — Civil procedure in the United States Federal Rules of Civil Procedure Doctrines of civil procedure Jurisdiction Subject matter jurisdiction Diversity jurisdiction Personal jurisdiction Removal jurisdiction Venue Change of venue …   Wikipedia

  • consolidation of actions — The act or process of uniting several actions into one trial and judgment, by order of a court, where all the actions are between the same parties, pending in the same court, and involving substantially the same subject matter, issues and… …   Black's law dictionary

  • action — ac·tion n [Latin actio legal proceeding, from agere to do, carry out, initiate legal proceedings] 1 a: a judicial proceeding for the enforcement or protection of a right, the redress or prevention of a wrong, or the punishment of a public offense …   Law dictionary

  • соединение исков — объединение для совместного разбирательства в одном производстве нескольких исковых требований. С.и. бывает субъективным и объективным. При субъективном С.и. в процессуальном соучастии объединяется несколько исков одного истца к нескольким… …   Большой юридический словарь

  • improper — im·prop·er adj: not proper: as a: not in accord with correct procedure an improper venue b: wrongful; specif: in violation of a constitution the denial of trial by jury was held improper im·prop·er·ly adv …   Law dictionary

  • Соединение исков — (англ. joinder of actions/of causes of action/of claims) в гражданском судопроизводстве РФ объединение для совместного рассмотрения в одном производстве нескольких исковых требований. Согласно ст. 128 ГПК* истец вправе соединить в одном исковом… …   Энциклопедия права

  • Federal Rules of Civil Procedure — The Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (FRCP) are rules governing civil procedure in United States district (federal) courts, that is, court procedures for civil suits. The FRCP are promulgated by the United States Supreme Court pursuant to the… …   Wikipedia

  • class action — n: an action in which a representative plaintiff sues or a representative defendant is sued on behalf of a class of plaintiffs or defendants who have the same interests in the litigation as their representative and whose rights or liabilities can …   Law dictionary

  • Lawsuit — Litigators redirects here. For John Grisham s 25th novel, see The Litigators. Civil action redirects here. For the film of the same name, see A Civil Action. Civil procedure in the United States Federal Rules of Civil Procedure Doctrines of civil …   Wikipedia

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