creditor's rights
The legal procedures and rights available to creditors for collecting debts and judgments.
Category: Bankruptcy, Foreclosure & Debt → Debt & Collection Agencies

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

creditor's rights
n.
   the field of law dealing with the legal means and procedures to collect debts and judgments.
   See also: creditor, debt, debtor, judgment

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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