verification
ver·i·fi·ca·tion /ˌver-ə-fə-'kā-shən/ n
1: an act or process of verifying
2: a sworn statement of truth or correctness
submitted a verification signed by the defendant with the petition

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.


verification
A formal declaration under oath or upon penalty of perjury that a document or pleading is true.
Category: Small Claims Court & Lawsuits

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

verification
The process by which documents produced on a share issue are checked to ensure that the contents are accurate, true and not misleading. The directors must verify the accuracy of the statements in the documents in order to avoid any potential civil or criminal liability.
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due diligence; verification

Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. . 2010.


verification
n. A statement attesting to the truth, correctness, or authenticity of the things avowed in a written statement; an affidavit attached to a written statement affirming its truthfulness.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.

verification
n.
   the declaration under oath or upon penalty of perjury that a statement or pleading is true, located at the end of a document. A typical verification reads: "I declare under penalty of perjury under the laws of the State of California, that I have read the above complaint and I know it is true of my own knowledge, except as to those things stated upon information and belief, and as to those I believe it to be true. Executed January 3, 1995, at Monrovia, California. (signed) Georgia Garner, declarant." If a complaint is verified then the answer to the complaint must be verified.
   See also: answer, complaint, oath

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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