res inter alios acta


res in·​ter ali·​os acta
ˈrēz-ˈin-tər-ˈā-lē-ˌōs-ˈak-tə, ˈrās-ˈin-ter-ˈä-lē-ˌōs-ˈäk-tä
: something transacted between other parties

Note: This term is used in reference to matters not involving the same parties as those in litigation. Evidence of such matters is generally inadmissible.

Word History


Late Latin, literally, thing done among others

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“Res inter alios acta.” Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Dec. 2023.

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