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a claim filed in opposition to another claim in a legal action

set up a claim in opposition to a previous claim

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But Deputy District Judge Prest said he "preferred Mr Blyth's account of events in almost all respects" and dismissed the counter-claim.
The settlement, on the surface, does not seem to be in the best interest of the taxpayer because if the claim and the counter-claim were put together, Papasavvas should not have received more than e1/415,000.
In a counter-claim, from which SIS was dropped before the hearing began, Amrac accused Bags and partners of colluding to keep its service out of the market.
With claim and counter-claim based on political point scoring, I think we the public are entitled to some clarification on what is intended.
Aitken has done well to keep the players focused in view of all the speculation, claim and counter-claim coming out of Villa Park.
Because of the size of the counter-claim - it began as pounds 120,000 and rose as high as pounds 2 million over the Brownings' fears of the damage to their business caused by the disease - it became the most important aspect of the litigation.
For just over a week, the situation has not progressed beyond claim and counter-claim to the exasperation of not only those embroiled in the pounds 25m deal, but also manager Kevin Blackwell, his players and the fans.
And it dismisses a counter-claim in which the US sought reparations on the grounds that Iran had violated treaty obligations by attacking vessels in the Persian Gulf.
Northeast Utilities alleges that Con Edison breached the merger agreement and is pursuing a counter-claim against Con Edison for damages in excess of $1.
That was in line with Walsh's denial to change CMH's counter-claim that the county treats only 54 percent of the county's poor.
Silverman's counter-claim by proving to the court that Ms.
In a round of claim and counter-claim Dnipro suggested the Reds did not transfer the necessary funds in time, but it is understood the money was sent at least two hours before the UK's 11pm deadline.
The Deal Or No Deal star, 62, had his pounds 370,000 claim against housebuilder Ulrik Lawson, 50, thrown out - then lost a pounds 260,000 counter-claim.
Ombudsman of Kyrgyzstan Tursunbek Akun intends to submit the counter-claim to the court against human rights defender Aziza Abdirasulova in case she does not recalls hers, Ombudsman Tursunbek Akun said in an interview with the AKIpress today.
Keegan is claiming about EUR8m for constructive dismissal last September, while Newcastle have made a counter-claim of EUR2m for breach of contract on the former manager's part.