Forum Non Conveniens Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Forum Non Conveniens, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Forum Non Conveniens?

(n) Doctrine of ‘Forum Non Convenience’ establish the right of a person to request a change of court of trial when it results in undue hardship to him. The Latin word ‘for-uhm nahn cahn-vee-nee-ehns’ means ‘an inconvenient forum’