Ancillary Jurisdiction

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Definition: Ancillary Jurisdiction


Ancillary Jurisdiction


What is the dictionary definition of Ancillary Jurisdiction?

Dictionary Definition


n. a term used in federal courts when the court decides matters not normally under federal jurisdiction so that it can give a judgment on the entire controversy, when the main issue is a federal matter which it is authorized by law to determine.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Ancillary Jurisdiction 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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