634F-1 Definitions
634F-2 Required procedures; motion
634F-3 Relationship to other laws
634F-4 Rule of construction

Terms Used In Hawaii Revised Statutes > Chapter 634F

  • Business: includes every trade, occupation, and profession. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 425-101
  • claim: includes any lawsuit, cause of action, claim, cross-claim, counterclaim, or other judicial pleading or filing requesting relief. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 425-130
  • county: includes the city and county of Honolulu. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 54-17
  • Debtor in bankruptcy: means a person who is the subject of:

         (1)  An order for relief under Title 11 of the United States Code or a comparable order under a successor statute of general application; or

         (2)  A comparable order under federal, state, or foreign law governing insolvency. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 425-101

  • Distribution: means a transfer of money or other property from a partnership to a partner in the partner's capacity as a partner or to the partner's transferee. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 425-101
  • Governmental body: includes a branch, department, agency, instrumentality, official, employee, agent, or other person acting under color of law of the United States, a state, or subdivision of a state or other public authority. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 425-130
  • Individual: means a natural person. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 425-101
  • Motion: includes any motion to dismiss, for summary judgment, for judgment on the pleadings or to strike, a demurrer, or any other judicial pleading filed to dispose of a judicial claim. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 425-130
  • Moving party: means any person on whose behalf the motion described in section 634F-2 is filed seeking dismissal of the judicial claim. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 425-130
  • Partnership: means an association of two or more persons to carry on as co-owners a business for profit formed under section 425-109, a predecessor law, or comparable law of another jurisdiction. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 425-101
  • Partnership agreement: means the agreement, whether written, oral, or implied, among the partners concerning the partnership, including amendments to the partnership agreement. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 425-101
  • Person: includes any individual, corporation, association, organization, partnership, two or more persons having a joint or common interest, or other legal entity. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 425-130
  • Property: means all property, real, personal, or mixed, tangible or intangible, or any interest therein. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 425-101
  • Public participation: means any oral or written testimony submitted or provided to a governmental body during the course of a governmental proceeding. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 425-130
  • Responding party: means any person against whom the motion described in section 634F-2 is filed. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 425-130
  • SLAPP: means a strategic lawsuit against public participation and refers to a lawsuit that lacks substantial justification or is interposed for delay or harassment and that is solely based on the party's public participation before a governmental body. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 425-130
  • Statement: means a registration or annual statement filed under section 425-1, a statement of correction filed under section 425-1. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 425-101
  • Transfer: includes an assignment, conveyance, lease, mortgage, deed, and encumbrance. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 425-101