concerted action
n.
An act that has been planned and performed by two or more people with a common purpose. See also conspiracy, accomplice

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


concerted action
n. Activity that is planned, agreed upon, arranged, and carried out by parties acting together with the shared intent to pursue some scheme or cause. Typically, each party involved is civilly and criminally liable for the actions of all the other parties committed in furtherance of the scheme or cause. Also called concert of action.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.

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