Nonclaim Non"claim`, n. A failure to make claim within the time limited by law; omission of claim. [1913 Webster]

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  • nonclaim — non·claim …   English syllables

  • nonclaim — The failure on the part of a claimant of property or rights to assert his claim against another who claims adversely to him …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • nonclaim — “+ noun Etymology: Middle English noun cleime, from noun , non non (I) + cleime, claim, claime claim : neglect or failure to make a demand within the time limited by law …   Useful english dictionary

  • nonclaim statute — non·claim statute /ˌnän klām / n: a statute prohibiting the initiation of a suit beyond a particular time period: statute of limitations Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • nonclaim covenant — The equivalent of a covenant of warranty. 20 Am J2d Cov § 43 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • nonclaim statute — A special statute of limitation on claims against a decedent s estate, providing, in general, that where a claim has been rejected or disallowed by the executor or administrator, the claimant must bring suit on it within a designated time, under… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • statute of nonclaim — See nonclaim statute …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Statute of repose — Civil procedure in the United States Federal Rules of Civil Procedure Doctrines of civil procedure Jurisdiction Subject matter jurisdiction Diversity jurisdiction Personal jurisdiction Removal jurisdiction Venue Change of venue …   Wikipedia

  • Morgan v. Hamlet — Supreme Court of the United States Argued January 30, 1885 Decided March 2, 1885 …   Wikipedia

  • act of legislature — See statute, also various acts under popular or distinguishing name, such as nonclaim statute; statute of frauds; moratory statute, etc …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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