reconventional demand

noun
re·​con·​ven·​tion·​al demand | \ ˌrē-kən-ˈven-chə-nəl- \

Legal Definition of reconventional demand

in the civil law of Louisiana : counterclaim allowed to make a reconventional demand arising from a different transaction with the plaintiff

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“Reconventional demand.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/reconventional%20demand. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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