liquidated claim

liquidated claim
a creditor's claim for a fixed amount of money (Glossary of Common Bankruptcy Terms)

United Glossary of Bankruptcy Terms 2012.


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  • liquidated claim — USA A claim for a fixed amount of money. Such amount is either previously agreed to by the parties or can be precisely determined by mathematical calculation, reference to the parties agreement or by operation of law. Practical Law Dictionary.… …   Law dictionary

  • liquidated claim — claim for payment of a specified amount of money …   English contemporary dictionary

  • claim — n [Old French, from clamer to call, claim, from Latin clamare to shout, proclaim] 1 a: a demand for something (as money) due or believed to be due; specif: a demand for a benefit (as under the workers compensation law) or contractual payment (as… …   Law dictionary

  • liquidated — Ascertained; determined; fixed; settled; made clear or manifest. Cleared away; paid; discharged. Adjusted, certain, or settled. Murchison v. Levy Plumbing Co., Tex.Civ.App., 73 S.W.2d 967, 968. Declared by the parties as to amount, U. S. v.… …   Black's law dictionary

  • claim — To demand as one s own or as one s right; to assert; to urge; to insist. A cause of action. Means by or through which claimant obtains possession or enjoyment of privilege or thing. Demand for money or property as of right, e.g. insurance claim.… …   Black's law dictionary

  • claim — A right to payment (SA Bankruptcy.com) A right to payment, whether or not fixed, contingent, liquidated, disputed, or matured. (Bernstein s Dictionary of Bankruptcy Terminology) BAR DATE The date by which claims must be filed with the Bankruptcy… …   Glossary of Bankruptcy

  • Liquidated damages — (also referred to as liquidated and ascertained damages) are damages whose amount the parties designate during the formation of a contract for the injured party to collect as compensation upon a specific breach (e.g., late performance).When… …   Wikipedia

  • Claim in bankruptcy — Bankruptcy in the United States Bankruptcy in the United States Authority · History U.S. Trustee Court  …   Wikipedia

  • Liquidated damages — Als liquidated damages (englisch liquidierte Schäden) wird im anglo amerikanischen und internationalen Recht ein pauschalierter Schadenersatz bezeichnet. Ein solcher wird in den meisten Verträgen im internationalen Anlagenbau anstelle einer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • claim in corporate reorganization — A claim of whatever character against a debtor or its property, except stock, whether or not such claim is provable in an ordinary bankruptcy proceeding and whether secured or unsecured, liquidated or unliquidated, fixed or contingent. Bankr Act… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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