adoption of judgment
- The waiver of the right to appeal from a judgment by some act on the part of the party who would so appeal amounting to a ratification of the judgment. In order to effect such a waiver, there must be some intent to enjoy a benefit from, or base some interest on, the judgment. See Oatman v Hampton, 43 Idaho 675, 256 P 529. See also 5 Am J2d A & E § 709.
Ballentine's law dictionary. Anderson, W.S.. 1998.
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