Ex parte
Ex parte Ex` par"te [L. See {Ex-}, and {Part}.] Upon or from one side only; one-sided; partial; as, an ex parte statement. [1913 Webster]

{Ex parte application}, one made without notice or opportunity to oppose.

{Ex parte council}, one that assembles at the request of only one of the parties in dispute.

{Ex parte hearing} or {Ex parte evidence} (Law), that which is had or taken by one side or party in the absence of the other. Hearings before grand juries, and affidavits, are ex parte. --Wharton's Law Dict. --Burrill. [1913 Webster]


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  • ex parte — ex par·te / eks pär tē, tā/ adv or adj [Medieval Latin, on behalf (of)]: on behalf of or involving only one party to a legal matter and in the absence of and usu. without notice to the other party an ex parte motion relief granted ex parte used… …   Law dictionary

  • Ex parte — is a Latin legal term meaning from (by or for) one party (pronEng|ɛks ˈpɑrteɪ or IPA|/ɛks ˈpɑrti/ in English).An ex parte decision is one decided by a judge without requiring all of the parties to the controversy to be present. In Australian,… …   Wikipedia

  • ex parte — ex par‧te [eks ˈpɑːti ǁ ˈpɑːr ] adjective, adverb LAW 1. made by one side only in a legal disagreement, without first telling the other side: • Ex parte applications are frequently made to the courts and granted without hearing the party affected …   Financial and business terms

  • ex parte — Latin legal term, on the one side only, from ex out of (see EX (Cf. ex )) + parte, ablative of pars part, side …   Etymology dictionary

  • ex parte — For one party only. Ex parte refers to those proceedings where one of the parties has not received notice and therefore is neither present nor represented in a court of law. (Dictionary of Canadian Bankruptcy Terms) United Glossary of Bankruptcy… …   Glossary of Bankruptcy

  • ex parte — [eks pär′tē] adv., adj. [L, lit., from the side or party: see EX 1 & PART2] on, or in the interest of, one side only; one sided …   English World dictionary

  • Ex parte — [?ks p?(r)t?] в отсутствие другой стороны. Ссылки Студент, обвиняемый в файлообмене, пытается противостоять RIAA …   Википедия

  • Ex parte — (lat.), zum Theil, von Seiten …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Ex parte — (lat.), zum Teil; von seiten …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Ex parte — Ex parte, lat., theilweise; von Seiten …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

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