ad litem

ad litem For the suit or action. Used in law as a decision that is taken as valid only for the action being adjudicated and is a reference, for instance, of a guardian appointed to represent someone incapable of acting for himself/herself during the court case.
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Ad Litem

adj. it is a latin phrase meaning "for the purpose of the legal action only." It refers to a party appointed by a court to act in a lawsuit on behalf of another party, who is deemed incapable of representing themselves. eg. a child or physically/mentally incapable adult need help of a third person not involved in lawsuit but to only serve...
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Ad litem

Ad litem (Latin: `for the suit`) is a term used in law to refer to the appointment by a court of one party to act in a lawsuit on behalf of another party—for instance, a child or an incapacitated adult—who is deemed incapable of representing him or herself. An individual who acts in this capacity is generally called a guardian ad litem; in S.....
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Ad Litem

A Latin term meaning for the purpose of the lawsuit. For example, a guardian ad litem is a person appointed by the court to protect the interests of a minor or legally incompetent person in a lawsuit.
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Ad Litem

For the suit Denotes a temporary appointment which continues during legal proceedings ie Guardian Ad Litem
Found on http://www.justice.gov.uk/courts/glossary-of-terms/

Ad Litem

Denotes a temporary appointment which continues during legal proceedings ie Guardian Ad Litem
Found on https://www.justice.gov.uk/courts/glossary-of-terms
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