Commencement Of Action

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Definition: Commencement Of Action




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Dictionary Definition


n. an action (a lawsuit) commences (begins officially) when the party suing files a written complaint or petition with the clerk of the court. Under a unique New York statute, a plaintiff may prepare a summons and get a case number before filing a complaint.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Commencement Of Action 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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