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DEMAND IN RECONVENTION Definition & Legal Meaning

Law dictionary entry - legal definition of embargo

Definition & Citations:

A demand which the defendant institutes in consequence ofthat which the plaintiff has brought against him. Used in Louisiana. Equivalent to a”counterclaim” elsewhere. McLeod v. Bert- schey, 33 Wis. 177, 14 Am. Rep. 755.


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