Collateral Estoppel

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Definition: Collateral Estoppel



What is the dictionary definition of Collateral Estoppel?

Dictionary Definition


n. the situation in which a judgment in one case prevents (estops) a party to that suit from trying to litigate the issue in another legal action. In effect, once decided, the parties are permanently bound by that ruling.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Collateral Estoppel 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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