Regan is being chased by litigious bankruptcy creditors somehow connected to a crooked lawyer she once hired.
Three years in Singapore: another alien identity card and immense red tape in that fussy, litigious bureaucracy.
They are “not litigious people,” as Sarah said, but they felt they had a right to sue.
late 14c., "fond of disputes," from Middle French litigieux and directly from Latin litigiosus "contentious, quarrelsome," from litigium "dispute, strife," related to litigare (see litigation). Meaning "fond of engaging in lawsuits" is from 1620s. Earlier in English than litigate or litigation. Related: Litigiousness.