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judgment creditor


plaintiff in court case for debt in a legal action, the individual or business who has brought the action and to whom the court orders the judgment debtor to pay the money owed. In the event of the judgment debtor not conforming to the court order, the judgment creditor must return to the court to request that the judgment be enforced.

Definitions of ’judgment creditor’ and meaning of ’judgment creditor’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’judgment creditor’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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