A cause of action is the act or omission by which a party violates a right of another. A party may not institute more than one suit for a single cause of action. If two or more suits are instituted on the basis of the same cause of action, the filing of one or a judgment upon the merits in any one is available as a ground for the dismissal of the others.
- Cause of action
- Whether a Court is competent to reject the Plaint when it failed to state material facts
- Cause of Action-Halsbury
- Non-joinder and mis-joinder of parties and causes of action