Knowledge Base CSR Readiness™ Glossary of Terms A - D

            Consent Decree

            A judgment entered by consent of the parties. Typically, the defendant agrees to stop alleged illegal activity and pay a fine, without admitting guilt or wrongdoing. This legal document is approved by a judge and formalizes an agreement reached between a federal or state agency and an adverse party.

            Updated: 09 Aug 2017 01:41 AM
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