Adversary Proceeding

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Definition: Adversary Proceeding


Adversary Proceeding

Quick Summary of Adversary Proceeding


One having opposing parties such as a plaintiff and a defendant. Individual lawsuit(s) brought within a bankruptcy proceeding.




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Dictionary Definition


Any action, hearing, investigation, inquest, or inquiry brought by one party against another in which the party seeking relief has given legal notice to and provided the other party with an opportunity to contest the claims that have been made against him or her. A court trial is a typical example of an adversary proceeding.


Related Phrases


Adjudication


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Adversary Proceeding are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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