The party who files first in a case where there may be jurisdictional issues has an advantage, she says.
Right now Saif al-Islam is currently in something of a jurisdictional limbo.
In the end, in 2008, jurisdictional issues blew the investigation, says Wittman.
In some cases, there is a lack of jurisdictional clarity, especially in international cases.
But in the end that jurisdictional question does not have to be decided in this case, and we reserve our opinion on it.
The Normans used the Anglo-Saxon concepts of jurisdictional powers.
A discussion is in progress touching the jurisdictional treaty rights of the United States in Turkey.
In rather a different class from grants of jurisdictional liberties were special grants of free warren, felling of wood and fairs.
Apart from jurisdictional profits, rents and agricultural services, dues of all kinds are exacted from the rural population.
Over two score jurisdictional controversies appear for settlement at each annual convention of the American Federation.
early 14c. "administration of justice" (attested from mid-13c. in Anglo-Latin), from Old French juridiccion (13c.) and directly from Latin iurisdictionem (nominative iurisdictio) "administration of justice, jurisdiction," from ius (genitive iuris; see jurist) "right, law" + dictio "a saying" (see diction). Meaning "extent or range of administrative power" is from late 14c. Related: Jurisdictional.