On The Merits Definition and Legal Meaning

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

What is On The Merits?

It refers to the judges decision in the court on the basis of available evidences and the application of law on those evidence.The court can decide to alter or change the judgement or ignores a mistake of one party who is believed to have substantial evidence, on the merits of such evidence.