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Definition of the noun Interpleader
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noun - plural: interpleaders
- [legal] One who makes an interplea.
- [legal] Motion for a third party to enter into a lawsuit in process because a matter is being adjudicated in which they have an interest.
- [legal] Process by which a third party asks a court to determine which of two rival claims is to be honored by the third party.
Interpleader is civil procedure that allows a plaintiff to initiate a lawsuit in order to compel two or more other parties to litigate a dispute. An interpleader action originates when the plaintiff holds property on behalf of another, but does not know to whom the property should be transferred. It is often used to resolve disputes arising under insurance contracts.
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by Herbert Newman Mozley
— Interpleader is a process by which a party may obtain relief from adverse claims.
by Publishers Editorial Staff
This is called a “stakeholder interpleader.” An interpleader is an equitable remedy ...
Inside Civil Procedure (2013)
What Matters and Why by Erichson, Howard M.
Rule interpleader refers to interpleader pursuant to Rule 22 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure.
Side b a r DEFENDANTS AS PLAINTIFFS The funny thing about interpleader is that the party bringing the action is the one against whom a ...
Civil Procedure (2007)
by Neil C. Blond
Rule: An interpleader is a suit over a fund to which several parties have claims. A leaseholder does not have a direct interest in the property over which eminent domain is being asserted. Haas v. Jefferson National Bank (1971) Facts: Haas ...
by Arthur Miller, Jack Friedenthal
Interpleader is an equitable procedure by which a person holding property—a stakeholder—who is or may be subject to inconsistent claims, can join all the claimants in a single action. This protects the stakeholder from multiple ...
by Jack Friedenthal, Mary Kane, Arthur Miller
INTERPLEADER § 16.10 Purpose and History Interpleader is an equitable procedure by which a person holding property (commonly called a stakeholder) who is or who may be subject to inconsistent claims on that property (the stake) can ...
Illinois Pretrial Practice (2017)
by Jennifer Duncan-Brice
An interpleader is an action between a party holding property to which it has no claim and two or more parties who claim an interest in the property. Intervention is the procedure by which a person not named or joined as a party may become a ...
American Civil Procedure (2009)
A Guide to Civil Adjudication in US Courts by John Bilyeu Oakley, Vikram D. Amar, Vikram Amar
Interpleader 154. Interpleader is a specialized form of compulsory joinder of parties. It is used by a party (the “stakeholder”) in possession of property (the “ stake”) to which two or more (often many more) parties have or may assert conflicting ...
by Linda L. Crawford, David S. Coleman
Interpleader is a legal proceeding whereby the broker, having no financial interest in the disputed funds, deposits with the court the disputed escrow deposit so that the court can determine who is the rightful claimant. A declaratory judgment is ...
by David Mellinkoff
interplead Usee interpleader. interpleader 1.
by John Bouvier, Francis Rawle
by John Wilkes (of Milland House, Sussex.)
Interpleader is allowed, that the defendant may not be charged to two severally, where no default ...
Defining and Interpreting the Terms Or Words of Art, and Comprising Also Copious Information on the Subjects of Trade and Government by Sir Thomas Edlyne Tomlins, Thomas Colpitts Granger
for the same thing, and the defendant acknowledges the action of one of them, without a prayer of interpleader, they shall not interplead on the request of the other ; for the interpleader is ...
In other respects, the new rule did not substantially change the old- In brief, under both rules, an interpleader would be proper when conflicting claims are or may be made on the same subject-matter against one who has no interest therein.
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