Law Against you versus against property. Used of an action or wisdom.
In case against a particular individual, a summons and grievance to give the court jurisdiction that is offered to an individual to test a case. In personam means a judgment is enforceable up against the individual anywhere he or she is.
up against the individual: used in law of the right resting in a purely personal responsibility of some other, and of procedures to enforce a right by view binding only on the celebration proceeded against, like a suit to recover a debt: in contradistinction to the right or a proceeding in rem, which binds all of the world, such a proceeding to condemn a ship or to reduce a marriage. See action, 8 .
A theory or system of social reform which contemplates a complete reconstruction of society with a more just and equitable distribution of property and labor In popular usage the term is often employed to indicate any lawless revolutionary social scheme See Communism Fourierism Saint Simonianism forms of socialism...