A liability which
allows the creditor to sue any one of
the debtors or sue all together.
An undivided interest in
property taken by two or more joint
tenants. The interests must equal,
accruing under the same conveyance and
beginning at the same time. Upon death
of a joint tenant, the interest passes
to the surviving joint tenants rather
than to the heirs of the deceased.
The decision of a court of law.
Money judgments, when recorded, become
a lien on real property of the
A mortgage subordinate
to another mortgage.