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  1. Exclusive jurisdiction

    In civil procedure, exclusive jurisdiction exists where one court has the power to adjudicate a case to the exclusion of all other courts. It is the opposite situation from concurrent jurisdiction, in which more than one court may take jurisdiction over the case. Exclusive jurisdiction is typically defined in terms of subject matter. For example, 28 U.S.C. § 1334 gives the United States district courts exclusive jurisdiction over all matters arising in bankruptcy. On a Federal level, exclusive jurisdiction allows the Supreme Court to review the decisions in lower courts.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of exclusive jurisdiction in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of exclusive jurisdiction in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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Translations for exclusive jurisdiction

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  • jurisdicción exclusivaSpanish
  • अनन्य क्षेत्राधिकारHindi

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