bill of interpleader
bill of interpleader see bill 3a

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

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  • bill of interpleader — interpleader …   Useful english dictionary

  • bill of interpleader — See interpleader …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • bill in the nature of interpleader — see bill 3a Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • bill in the nature of interpleader — A bill seeking affirmative relief independent of the conflicting claims of the several defendants, which a party may often be allowed to file when he asserts a substantial interest in the fund or property in controversy and hence cannot file a… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • bill — n 1: a draft of a law presented to a legislature for enactment; also: the law itself the GI bill ap·pro·pri·a·tions bill /ə ˌprō prē ā shənz /: a bill providing money for government expenses and programs ◇ Appropriations bills originate in the… …   Law dictionary

  • interpleader — in·ter·plead·er 1 /ˌin tər plē dər/ n [Anglo French enterpleder, from enterpleder, verb]: a proceeding by which a person compels parties making the same claim against him or her to litigate the matter between themselves see also bill in the… …   Law dictionary

  • bill — As a legal term, this word has many meanings and applications, the most important of which are set forth below: Bill of Rights. A formal and emphatic legislative assertion and declaration of popular rights and liberties usually promulgated upon a …   Black's law dictionary

  • bill — As a legal term, this word has many meanings and applications, the most important of which are set forth below: Bill of Rights. A formal and emphatic legislative assertion and declaration of popular rights and liberties usually promulgated upon a …   Black's law dictionary

  • Bill — (engl., soll von libellus abgekürzt sein), 1) in England jeder schriftliche Aufsatz, namentlich welcher ein rechtliches Verhältniß zwischen 2 Personen od. Parteien andeutet od. feststellt. Jede Rechnung, jeder Contract, jeder Wechsel, jede Klage… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • interpleader — A remedy, equitable in origin, devised and exercised on behalf of one in possession of property as a disinterested stakeholder, or obligated for the payment of a debt or the performance of a legal duty, to prevent loss or embarrassment to him… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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