|§ 52-401||Court to settle terms of accounting|
|§ 52-402||Procedure. Auditors’ fees|
|§ 52-403||Accounting before a justice of the peace|
|§ 52-404||Accounting between coexecutors and cotenants|
|§ 52-405||Appeal in action demanding an accounting|
Terms Used In Connecticut General Statutes > Chapter 907
- Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
- Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
- Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
- Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
- Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
- Interrogatories: Written questions asked by one party of an opposing party, who must answer them in writing under oath; a discovery device in a lawsuit.
- Legacy: A gift of property made by will.
- Legatee: A beneficiary of a decedent
- Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.