Definitions for "Declaratory Judgment"
a review and determination by the court, sometimes with the assistance of a jury, of a matter to determine the rights of the parties or express the opinion of the court on a question of law or interpretation
A civil court decision that informs the parties of their rights and responsibilities without ordering them to do anything.
a judgment declaring a right or establishing the legal status or interpretation of a law or instrument; e.g., seeking a declaratory judgment that the regulation is unconstitutional
Keywords:  dedimus, potestatum
Dedimus Potestatum