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    Accord is a satisfaction agreed upon between the parties in a lawsuit which bars subsequent actions on the claim.

    National Center for State Courts. “Glossary of Commonly Used Court & Justice System Terminology”, Rev. 2/8/11 (2011)

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    Accord and satisfaction is an agreement by the parties to settle a claim or dispute in which the parties typically agree to give or accept something.

    California Superior Court. “English Legal Glossary” (2005)

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    Accord and satisfaction is defined as a method of discharging a claim upon agreement by the parties to give and accept something in settlement of the claim.

    National Center for State Courts. “Glossary of Commonly Used Court & Justice System Terminology”, Rev. 2/8/11 (2011)