DECISION ON MERITS

Definition of DECISION ON MERITS in Black's Law Dictionary 4th Edition – Legal dictionary – Glossary of legal terms.

Definition of DECISION ON MERITS

A decision determining the validity of a written instrument or passing on a controversy with respect to the interpretation thereof which bars subsequent suit on same cause of action. Eulenberg v. Torley's Inc., 56 Cal.App. 2d 653, 133 P.2d 15, 17.

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