Translation of lawsuit in Spanish:

lawsuit

pleito, n.

Pronunciation /ˈlɔːsuːt//ˈlɔˌsut/

noun

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    pleito masculine
    demanda feminine
    to bring a lawsuit against sb entablar una demanda contra algn
    • Getting back to class action lawsuits, it is a brand new idea and brand new law for the country.
    • The school argued it should be immune from such negligence lawsuits, and a trial court had agreed.
    • Next day 50 people file lawsuits claiming they were on the bus and were injured.
    • The legislation is limited to lawsuits against persons who ordered, abetted, or assisted in the torture.
    • This, I think, is where fast food chains remain vulnerable to class action lawsuits.
    • Is this person likely to be litigious and bring lawsuits crashing down on the company?
    • Striking rail employees could be charged and lawsuits brought against their union.
    • It is on the eve of the defendant's trip to India that the subject matter of the lawsuit arises.
    • On the news today, maybe you heard about a lawsuit brought by parents of a child who was bullied at school.
    • Companies that ignore the law face potential exposure to class action lawsuits.
    • The bank is facing up to two dozen lawsuits from investors who claim they lost money by following its investment advice.
    • It's obvious that prosecutions and lawsuits are far more trouble than they're worth.
    • The classic tactic of corporations facing class action lawsuits of this nature is to stall for as long as possible.
    • The company is the target of several class-action lawsuits, and cites this as an excuse for stonewalling.
    • Needless to say there's more than a few class action lawsuits floating about at the moment.
    • The lawsuit spawned a series of motions for various forms of interlocutory relief.
    • But he warned that those who opt to bring lawsuits might end up with less than those who accept compensation.
    • Those divorced through lawsuits still should present the written judgment by the court.
    • The lawsuit claims the company knew that between five and ten percent of their targets were innocent.
    • In a typical lawsuit, such witnesses would be free to speak with any parties or their counsel.