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litigation

1. the act or process of bringing or contesting a legal action in court
2. a judicial proceeding or contest
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Firms in New Hampshire that emphasize a high-tech approach to business litigation have been able to successfully litigate with much larger firms all over the United States, while billing clients at far lower rates than larger, more traditional firms.
To be more precise, you must know whether or not your company is willing and able to litigate any significant issue that LMSB may raise.
Career Highlights: Wickliff litigates a wide range of employment and labor issues, including class actions and multiple plaintiff lawsuits.
Do these actions establish momentum among lawyers who litigate against HMOs?
Therefore, every individual has a right to go back into court and at least attempt to show they have standing to litigate the underlying wiretap.
Knowing when and which cases of premium fraud to litigate can help insurers avoid lengthy and expensive trials.
Although the ABA calls loser-pays a "tax on the right to litigate," it could just as easily be called a subsidy for litigating in a rightful cause.
There are tremendous opportunities to help clients across the country manage and litigate their environmental claims," Askman said.
para]]This advanced course teaches not only substantive environmental law, but the skills needed to litigate an environmental case from commencement to trial.
1988) (the IRS "may not choose to litigate against the officially published rulings .
Other corporations litigate endlessly to resist changing work environments that are obviously dangerous, she charges.