actio directa

A direct action that is, an action against the person who transacted the business, whether an agent or representative; an action, the form of which is prescribed.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • actio directa — /aekshiyow darekta/ A direct action; an action founded on strict law, and conducted according to fixed forms; an action founded on certain legal obligations which from their origin were accurately defined and recognized as actionable. See actio… …   Black's law dictionary

  • actio vulgaris — /aekshiyow valgeras/ A legal action; a common action. Sometimes used for actio directa …   Black's law dictionary

  • Directa actĭo — (lat.), s. Contraria actio. D. a. bedeutet in der Geschichte des römischen Zivilprozesses den Gegensatz zu Utilis actio (s. d.) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • actio commodati directa — /aekshiyow komadeytay darekta/ An action by a lender against a borrower, the principal object of which is to obtain a restitution of the thing lent …   Black's law dictionary

  • actio depositi directa — /aekshiyow dapozatay darekta/ An action which is brought by the depositor against the depositary, in order to get back the thing deposited …   Black's law dictionary

  • actio commodati directa — Civil law action by lender against borrower for reimbursement …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • actio depositi directa — A civil law action by a depositor to recover the subject of the bailment from the depositary …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Utĭlis actio — (»nützliche Klage«) nannten die Römer ein Klagerecht, das durch die rechtserzeugenden Faktoren einem vorhandenen Klagerecht (actio directa) nachgebildet wurde …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Contrarĭa actĭo — (lat.), gemeinrechtliche Bezeichnung für das Klagerecht, das dem aus einem obligatorischen Vertrag primär Verpflichteten unter Umständen gegen den primär Berechtigten zusteht; z. B. hat derjenige, der eine Sache zum Gebrauch unentgeltlich leiht,… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • pignoratitia actio — /pignaratish(iy)a aeksh(iy)ow/ In the civil law, an action of pledge, or founded on a pledge, which was either directa, for the debtor, after payment of the debt, or contraria, for the creditor …   Black's law dictionary

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