post litem motam
- After the commencement of the action, suit, or litigation.
Ballentine's law dictionary. Anderson, W.S.. 1998.
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post litem motam — /powst laytam mowtam/ After suit moved or commenced. Depositions in relation to the subject of a suit, made after litigation had commenced, were formerly sometimes so termed … Black's law dictionary
lis mota — /lis mowts/ A controversy moved or begun. By this term is meant a dispute which has arisen upon a point or question which afterwards forms the issue upon which legal proceedings are instituted. After such controversy has arisen (post litem motam) … Black's law dictionary
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