Ex parte application
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 [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 Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ex parte council — 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… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ex parte evidence — 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… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ex parte hearing — 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… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ex parte — /ɛks ˈpateɪ/ (say eks pahtay) adjective 1. from or on one side only, as in a controversy; in the interest of one party: *That appointment followed an ex parte application by the banking syndicate –advertiser, 1990. –adverb 2. Law made on the… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Ex Parte Quayle — 25 USPQ 74, 1935 C.D. 11; 453 O.G. 213 (Comm r Pat. 1935) is a United States patent law decision. When an application is in condition for allowance, prosecution on the merits is closed. Further amendment is limited to formal matters usually, cor …   Wikipedia

  • ex parte — /eks partiy/ On one side only; by or for one party; done for, in behalf of, or on the application of, one party only. A judicial proceeding, order, injunction, etc., is said to be ex parte when it is taken or granted at the instance and for the… …   Black's law dictionary

  • ex parte — /eks partiy/ On one side only; by or for one party; done for, in behalf of, or on the application of, one party only. A judicial proceeding, order, injunction, etc., is said to be ex parte when it is taken or granted at the instance and for the… …   Black's law dictionary

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