An Interpleader is a claim by a third party to ownership of goods levied upon under a warrant of execution which is disputed by a creditor. The Court then issues an interpleader summons for the parties to attend Court to adjudicate on rightful ownership.
To be Intestate is to die without leaving a Will.
A solution to a specific technological problem. Can be a product or a process.
Death caused by a person who thought they might cause physical but not fatal harm and there was no lawful excuse.
Issue is to begin legal proceedings in pursuit of a claim.
Joint and Several Liability is responsibility shared between two or more parties, for example in terms of debt each party responsible will owe their own share.
Joint Tenants have equal rights to the whole property. The property automatically goes to the other owners if you die. You can’t pass on your ownership of the property in your will.
A joint venture is a singular, contractual business transaction between two or more parties.
A single will which two or more people make to cover all their estates. Probate has to be obtained on each death.
A Judge is an officer appointed to administer the law who has authority to hear and try cases and pass sentence in a court of law.