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le·gal ac·tion

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  1. legal action, action, action at lawnoun

    a judicial proceeding brought by one party against another; one party prosecutes another for a wrong done or for protection of a right or for prevention of a wrong

    action, activeness, natural action, natural process, activity, military action, action mechanism, action at law

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  1. Kevin Na:

    I appreciated the platform the tour has provided me to play the game that I love and for the opportunities that have come with it, however, to remain a PGA Tour player, I must give up my right to make these choices about my career. If I exercise my right to choose where and when I play golf, then I can not remain a PGA Tour player without facing disciplinary proceedings and legal action from The PGA Tour.

  2. Pat Lynch:

    Now that the city has moved to unilaterally impose a mandate, we will proceed with legal action to protect our members’ rights.

  3. Huawei Rotating:

    The Guo Ping Congress has repeatedly failed to produce any evidence to support The US Congress restrictions on Huawei Rotating products, we are compelled to take this legal action as a proper and last resort.

  4. Tanzanian President John Magufuli:

    I am giving a grace period of seven days starting from today for all businessmen who have not paid their taxes to do so or face legal action.

  5. Alireza Jahangirian:

    As long as ... a disruption has not taken place, we cannot make a definite assertion. But if it happens, Iran will take legal action, america does not have the right to stop our planes on international trips ... Under international laws, it is impossible to seize the new Iranian aircraft.


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