court docket
See: docket
Category: Small Claims Court & Lawsuits

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

court docket
n.
   See also: docket

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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  • docket — dock·et 1 / dä kət/ n [earlier doggette docquet summary, abstract, of unknown origin] 1 a: a formal abridged record of the proceedings (as motions, orders, and judgments) in a legal action the clerk shall keep a docket in each case U.S. Code b: a …   Law dictionary

  • docket — dock‧et [ˈdɒkt ǁ ˈdɑː ] noun [countable] 1. a document giving details of goods that have been sold or delivered, the contents of a package etc: • the old system of having to write out an individual docket for every transaction 2. LAW a list of… …   Financial and business terms

  • Docket (court) — A docket (abbreviated as dkt.) is the official summary of proceedings in a court of law.[1] The term originally referred to the large folio books in which clerks recorded all filings and court proceedings for each case.[2] Rules of civil… …   Wikipedia

  • docket — dock·et || dÉ’kɪt n. list of cases to be tried in court; agenda of a business meeting; list of contents (of a package, letter, etc.) v. write in the court docket; make a list of the contents (of a package, letter, etc.) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • docket — the schedule on which the clerk of the court records all motions, pleadings, memoranda, orders and all other court filings (Glossary of Common Bankruptcy Terms) The list of documents and actions within a bankruptcy case or adversary proceeding… …   Glossary of Bankruptcy

  • Court costs — (also called law costs, or in the United States, Attorney s fees) are the costs of handling a case, which, depending on legal rules, may or may not include the costs of the various parties in a lawsuit in addition to the costs of the court itself …   Wikipedia

  • Docket — may refer to: Docket (court), the official schedule of proceedings in lawsuits pending in a court of law. Term also includes a case identification number and reference point and case history for all case work involving a particular case. Agenda… …   Wikipedia

  • docket number — docket num·ber n: the number assigned to a particular case on a court s docket Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • docket — [däk′it] n. [earlier doggette, abstract, register < ? It doghetta, small heraldic bend] 1. a summary, as of a legal proceeding, or a list of legal decisions ☆ 2. a list of cases to be tried by a law court 3. any list or summary of things to be …   English World dictionary

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