[ 634J-5] Dismissal on failure to post security. When security that has been ordered is not furnished, the litigation shall be dismissed with prejudice as to the defendant for whose benefit it was ordered.
Terms Used In Hawaii Revised Statutes 634J-5
- Defendant: means a person (including a corporation, association, partnership, firm, or governmental entity) against whom litigation is brought or maintained, or sought to be brought or maintained. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 634J-1
- Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
- Litigation: means any civil action or proceeding, commenced, maintained, or pending in any state or federal court of record. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 634J-1
- Security: means an undertaking to assure payment, to the party for whose benefit the undertaking is required to be furnished, of the party's reasonable expenses, including attorney's fees, and not limited to taxable costs incurred in or in connection with a litigation instituted, caused to be instituted, or maintained or caused to be maintained by a vexatious litigant. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 634J-1