On this Petit-Claud applied for an interpleader summons, and served notice on Metivier for that day fortnight.
interpleader is the equivalent of multiplepoinding in Scots law.
In Scots law “multiplepoinding” is the equivalent of “interpleader.”
An action in Scottish law, somewhat similar to the English bill of interpleader in Chancery.
Competing claims as to the ownership of the goods seized are brought before the courts by the procedure of “interpleader.”