Chapter 1 Representation of Parties by Attorneys
Chapter 2 Appointment of Guardian Ad Litem for Minor Parties
Chapter 3 Survival of Cause of Action After Death of Party

Terms Used In Indiana Code > Title 34 > Article 9 - Parties

  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Interest rate: The amount paid by a borrower to a lender in exchange for the use of the lender's money for a certain period of time. Interest is paid on loans or on debt instruments, such as notes or bonds, either at regular intervals or as part of a lump sum payment when the issue matures. Source: OCC
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.