Definitions for cross-claim

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word cross-claim

Freebase

  1. Crossclaim

    A crossclaim is a claim asserted between codefendants or coplaintiffs in a case and that relates to the subject of the original claim or counterclaim according to Black's Law Dictionary. A cross claim is filed against someone who is a co-defendant or co-plaintiff to the party who originates the crossclaim. In common law, a crossclaim is a demand made in a pleading that is filed against a party which is on the "same side" of the lawsuit.

Translation

Find a translation for the cross-claim definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these cross-claim definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"cross-claim." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 30 Aug. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/cross-claim>.

Are we missing a good definition for cross-claim? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for cross-claim:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.