Conclusion of Law

Author:Jeffrey Lehman, Shirelle Phelps

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The rule by which the rights of parties in a lawsuit are determined by a judge's application of relevant statutes or legal principles to the facts of the case that have been found to be true by the jury. The final judgment or decree rendered by a court based upon the verdict reached by the jury. Legal principles that provide the basis for the decision rendered by a judge in a case tried without a jury or with an ADVISORY JURY after certain facts have been established.

Under rules of federal CIVIL PROCEDURE, conclusions of law...

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