vacation of judgment


vacation of judgment
The destruction or elimination of a judgment in its entirety. 30A Am J Rev ed Judgm § 630.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • vacation of judgment — The setting aside of a judgment on grounds that it was issued by mistake, inadvertence, surprise, excusable neglect or fraud. While the term vacate has been replaced by Fed.R.Civil P. 60, the basis for relief from judgment is the same as formerly …   Black's law dictionary

  • judgment — A sense of knowledge sufficient to comprehend nature of transaction. Thomas v. Young, 57 App. D.C. 282, 22 F.2d 588, 590. An opinion or estimate. McClung Const. Co. v. Muncy, Tex.Civ.App., 65 S.W.2d 786, 790. The formation of an opinion or notion …   Black's law dictionary

  • judgment — A sense of knowledge sufficient to comprehend nature of transaction. Thomas v. Young, 57 App. D.C. 282, 22 F.2d 588, 590. An opinion or estimate. McClung Const. Co. v. Muncy, Tex.Civ.App., 65 S.W.2d 786, 790. The formation of an opinion or notion …   Black's law dictionary

  • vacation of adjudication — The setting aside of an adjudication of bankruptcy. 9 Am J2d Bankr § 274. See vacation of judgment …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • vacation — va·ca·tion n 1: a period in which activity or work is suspended; specif: an interval between judicial terms 2: an act or instance of vacating vacation of a judgment Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • opening judgment — Bringing a judgment into view for the purpose of considering whether it should be corrected, modified, or vacated. 30A Am J Rev ed Judgm §§ 629, 630. The suspension of a judgment and of proceedings thereon. 30A Am J Rev ed Judgm § 728. See… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Default judgment — Civil procedure in the United States Federal Rules of Civil Procedure Doctrines of civil procedure Jurisdiction Subject matter jurisdiction Diversity jurisdiction Personal jurisdiction Removal jurisdiction Venue Change of venue …   Wikipedia

  • Mr. Ledbetter's Vacation — (Sometimes rendered Leadbetter ) is a short story written by H. G. Wells in 1894. The story deals with the internal human conflict between rationality and the irrational fear of the unknown. Contents 1 Publication 2 Plot summary 3 …   Wikipedia

  • irregular judgment — A judgment rendered or entered with a want of adherence to some prescribed rule or mode of procedure, consisting either in omitting to do something that is necessary, or in doing it at an unreasonable time or in an improper manner. Murray v… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • setting aside — Vacating, annulling; making void. A remedy on attack against an indictment for insufficiency, error, defect, or irregularity. 27 Am J1st Indict §§ 137 et seq. When it is said that such a voluntary deed is void or set aside, these terms must be… …   Ballentine's law dictionary


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