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Definitions of declaratory relief

  • a court order, issued during a trial, outlining the rights and legal obligations of the disputing parties under a contract or a statute. Such an order will often resolve some or all of the issues in a lawsuit

    "The insurance company filed a declaratory relief action to have the court establish its duties to the insured under the insurance policy."

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