- A type of document in which the person who owes money admits the debt and allows the court to make a decision against them without any notification or judicial hearing. This document encompasses an admission of legal obligation
- The borrower signed a cognovit note promising to repay the loan, acknowledging the lender's right to pursue legal judgment without additional notice in case of non-payment.
- Due to his desperate financial situation, the debtor agreed to execute a cognovit note, effectively waiving his rights to future court hearings.
- In the loan agreement, the lender required the borrower to issue a cognovit note which would streamline the debt collection process if necessary.