Definitions for legal recourse
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An action that can be taken by an individual or a corporation to attempt to remedy a legal difficulty.
A legal recourse is an action that can be taken by an individual or a corporation to attempt to remedy a legal difficulty. ⁕A lawsuit if the issue is a matter of civil law ⁕Many contracts require mediation or arbitration before a dispute can go to court ⁕Referral to police or prosecutor for investigation and possible criminal charges if the matter is a criminal violation ⁕Petition to a legislature or other law-making body for a change in the law if a law is thought to be unjust. ⁕Petition to a president or governor or monarch other chief executive or other official with power to pardon.
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