Definition

Writ of execution (Ro. ordin de executare silită, Gr.: διαταγή εκτέλεσης, Cz.: nařízení soudní exekuce) (See also: writ, foreclosure, compulsory levy, distraint) = a writ granted to enforce a previous sentence obtained by the plaintiff, serving as a lien on the debtor’s property or as a levy for the creditor.

 

Useful links

Legislation

http://www.justice.gov.uk/courts/procedure-rules/civil/sched_rsc/rscorder46 - Civil Procedure Rules, UK, Writs of execution

http://www.dreptonline.ro/legislatie/codul_de_procedura_civila_noul_cod_de_procedura_civila_legea_134_2010.php - Romanian Code of Civil Procedure, art. 622-726 [in Romanian]

http://codes.ohio.gov/orc/2329  - Ohio Revised Code, Execution against property

Practical Use

http://www.justice.gouv.qc.ca/english/formulaires/saisies/sj277-a.htm - Writ of execution, Form, Quebec.

http://www.gov.on.ca/en/information_bundle/land_registration/content/ONT06_024544.html, http://www.ontario.ca/government/search-results?query=writ+of+execution&topic=&external_tag=&internal_tags=&type=information  - Information and clarifications on writs of execution, Ontario, CA.

portal.just.ro/280/.../Executarea%20silita%20in%20materie%20civila.doc – Information on compulsory levy/foreclosure, Romania [in Romanian]

http://cc-courthelp.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=Page.viewPage&pageId=4793 – Getting a writ of execution, California

http://www.teranet.ca/writs-system-ontario?popup=1 – Writs system in Ontario

http://www.clarkcountycourts.us/lvjc/execution.html#execution – Writ of execution, Nevada

https://www.utcourts.gov/howto/judgment/Execution/ - Writ of execution facts, Utah

 

By Irina Negruțiu