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- the occupancy of real estate (either for private of commercial use) as a renter, with or without a written lease.
There are several types of tenancy.
See also: joint tenancy, tenancy in common, tenancy by the entirety, tenancy at sufferance … Full Definition »
Landlord & Tenant Disputes >> Landlord & Tenant Law
- The party that is sued in either civil lawsuite, or has violated criminal statute and now charged with a crime.
In divorce proceeding, a Defendant is called a Respondent. … Full Definition »
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Problems in Contract Law: Cases and Materials, Seventh Edition (Aspen Casebook)
Civil Procedure, A Modern Approach (American Casebook Series)