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Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 訴訟 (soshou)

Learn JLPT N1 Vocabulary: 訴訟 (soshou)

Kana: そしょう
Kanji: 訴訟
Romaji: soshou

Type: Noun, のadjective, するverb
Meaning: litigation, lawsuit
JLPT level: N1

Example sentences:

このまま訴訟を続ければ、もう何年かでわれわれは10億ドル規模の特許侵害判決が勝ち取れる。
kono mama soshou o tsuzukereba, mou nannen ka de wareware wa juu oku doru kibo no tokkyo shingai hanketsu ga kachitoreru.
If we kept up our lawsuits, a few years from now we could win a billion-dollar patent suit.

彼は、なにか川の漁獲権か森林伐採権のことでいつ果てるともしれぬ訴訟をおこした。
kare wa, nanika kawa no gyokakuken ka shinrin bassaiken no koto de itsu hateru to mo shirenu soshou o okoshita.
He began an endless lawsuit concerning the rights of fishing in the river or wood-cutting in the forest.

訴訟 (soshou)

1980年、彼は、その時代のもっとも有名な訴訟事件であるIBMを被告とする反トラスト法訴訟で証言することを引き受けた。
sen kyuuhyaku hachijuu nen, kare wa, sono jidai no motto mo yuumei na soshou jiken de aru aibiiemu o hikoku to suru han torasuto hou soshou de shougen suru koto o hikiuketa.
In 1980, he agreed to testify in a major antitrust lawsuit against IBM, the most famous case of its era.

退職金は出さない。さらに、前経営陣の訴訟費用の支払いを中止する。
taishokukin wa dasanai. sara ni, zen keieijin no soshou hiyou no shiharai o chuushi suru.
No severance pay. And we’ll cut off payment of legal fees for the former executives.

Meaning in other languages:

Chinese: 诉讼 (sùsòng)
Korean: 소송 (sosong)

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