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Reconventional Demand

reconventional demand n

in the civil law of Louisiana
: counterclaim [allowed to make a reconventional demand arising from a different transaction with the plaintiff]



Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.

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