take (someone or something) to law(redirected from taken somebody to law)
take (someone or something) to law
To sue or initiate legal proceedings against someone or an organization. He took the company to law for using his likeness without his permission. My father wants to take Olivia to law to force her to relinquish her role as executor of his estate.
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take someone to lawinitiate legal proceedings against someone.
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