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claim

Law a document under seal, issued in the name of the Crown or a court, commanding the person to whom it is addressed to do or refrain from doing some specified act.

Claim

 

in Soviet civil law, a demand by a creditor that a debtor provide payment of a debt, compensation for losses incurred, or payment of a penalty or that the debtor eliminate defects in products delivered, an object sold, or work performed. In the case of socialist organizations, the dispute shall be turned over to an arbitration tribunal before a claim is submitted. Organizations and citizens that are clients of communications and transportation agencies cannot bring suit against these agencies without first presenting the claim to the transportation or communications agency in question. When there are defects in goods that have a stated guarantee period and are sold through retail trade organizations, claims are submitted within such periods, which begin from the Gay of sale.

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She "has not been able to worship at Christ Church, Saint Stephen, has lost the sense of community she once had as a member of the Defendant Church and she struggles with feelings of betrayal by the Defendant Church," according to the statement of claim.
MacKay decided the statement of claim should be amended by striking out the request for an injunction and the damage claims against the minister and the Prime Minister.
In its revised statement of claim, Trillium says that the moratorium announced the same day the firm was set to close a major funding deal for the Lake Ontario project was 'intended and designed to specifically target and harm Trillium Power.
According to the statement of claim she was first taken into the care of the provincial agency after being abandoned and found wandering the streets in August 1978 when she was just 11 months old and that over the years she was returned to her mother several times.
The statement of claim has not yet been served on the Company or any of the other parties.
Johnson further stated that "the discontinuation of these matters coupled with the dismissal by default without cost of the Gerardi Statement of Claim seeking damages of $100,000,000 and punitive damages of $20,000,000 ends all litigation that was pending against the Company.
B) announced today that it has issued a Statement of Claim in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice to commence a legal action against The Ravelston Corporation Limited, Ravelston Management Inc.

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