satisfaction of judgment
- A document confirming the complete payment of the amount due according to a court ruling, signed by the creditor, which may be recorded at the County Recorder's office if the debt owed was secured by a lien on the debtor's real property
- Upon clearing his debt, John received a satisfaction of judgment from his creditor.
- The bank recorded a satisfaction of judgment at the County Recorder's office once the mortgage was fully paid off.
- In order to clear the lien on her property, she needed to obtain a satisfaction of judgment from the lending institution.