in litigation

idiom

: being decided in a court of law
The case is still in litigation.

Examples of in litigation in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web There are currently three apartment projects in town at various points in the development process plus an additional project currently in litigation regarding its rezoning. Reader Commentary, Baltimore Sun, 4 Jan. 2024 Pulaski County Circuit Judge Cara Connors will allow a nonprofit entity and three of its ex-board members to intervene in litigation over the ouster of two Little Rock housing authority commissioners, according to a ruling issued on Thursday. Joseph Flaherty, arkansasonline.com, 1 Dec. 2023 The company has been embroiled in litigation over the disaster for years, and agreed to $13.5 billion in settlement payments to victims of that fire and several others. Casey Tolan, CNN, 14 Aug. 2023 They were divorced in 2011, after which they were embroiled in litigation for years over hundreds of millions in assets and alimony, and over control of the business. Robert D. McFadden, New York Times, 27 Dec. 2023 Dozens of bills targeting DEI initiatives at public colleges are pending across the country, and there’s been a spike in litigation alleging that the methods private companies use to address inequality amounts to discrimination. Taylor Telford, Washington Post, 27 Dec. 2023 The governor said California has been in litigation with Apex Development, Inc., the owner of the business leasing the storage property where the fire started. John Antczak, Fortune, 14 Nov. 2023 The materials could play a key role in litigation, one expert said. Jane C. Timm, NBC News, 8 Dec. 2023 But the spectacle that was supposed to tour the world ended up in litigation, locked away in shipping containers in the Texas desert. David Morgan, CBS News, 7 Dec. 2023 See More

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“In litigation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20litigation. Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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