§ 52-549n Certain contract actions referred to fact-finders. Rules of procedure
§ 52-549o Assignment of fact-finders. Hearings
§ 52-549p Appointment of fact-finders. Compensation. Powers
§ 52-549q Adjournment of meeting of arbitrators. Meeting of arbitrators. Absence of arbitrator
§ 52-549r Rules of evidence to apply to fact-finding proceedings. Finding of fact. Award
§ 52-549s Consideration of finding by court. Objections. Authority of court re finding
§ 52-549t Failure to appear. Payment of fees of fact-finder. Dismissal of action
§ 52-549u Arbitration of certain civil actions. Rules of procedure
§ 52-549v Assignment of arbitrators. Arbitration proceedings
§ 52-549w Appointment of arbitrators. Compensation. Powers
§ 52-549x Decision of arbitrator
§ 52-549y Failure to appear. Judgment. Motion to open or set aside judgment. Dismissal of action. Payment of arbitration fee
§ 52-549z Appeal. Trial de novo
§ 52-549aa Setting aside award. Trial de novo

Terms Used In Connecticut General Statutes > Chapter 922b - Fact-Finding and Arbitration

  • Affirmed: In the practice of the appellate courts, the decree or order is declared valid and will stand as rendered in the lower court.
  • another: may extend and be applied to communities, companies, corporations, public or private, limited liability companies, societies and associations. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • 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.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Pleadings: Written statements of the parties in a civil case of their positions. In the federal courts, the principal pleadings are the complaint and the answer.
  • Remand: When an appellate court sends a case back to a lower court for further proceedings.
  • succeeding: when used by way of reference to any section or sections, mean the section or sections next preceding, next following or next succeeding, unless some other section is expressly designated in such reference. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.