Concepts




Defendant


The party against whom a case is brought. The Finnish term "vastaaja" (defendant) was earlier used only in civil matters and in criminal matters concerning minor offences, but it can now be used in all civil and criminal matters.



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Validity of the definition

  • Valid until (31 December 2078)

Source organisation

  • Tilastokeskus

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