an attorney went to trial and the judge was in favor of defendant
Not enough information to know--could be the plaintiff refiles the case. Could be the case is over. Depends on all the facts not in your post.
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There is no such thing. A lis pendens is simply a formal notice of an action against the property. Also a lawsuit that goes to trial is not typically "dismissed. You probably need to hire a lawyer to review your case and figure out what happened.
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Judgment in favor of defendant at trial: there are a number of options including appeal. There is little here to know what direction is correct.
There are not enough facts to properly advise you. I suggest you consult with an attorney and have him/her review all of the documents in order to properly advise you. If you have an attorney, ask him/her what the next step is.
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There is no such thing as a lis pendens lawsuit. A lis pendens is merely a notice filed in the county property records that tells people that this property is involved in litigation. It tends to keep potential buyers away so that the property is not sold out from under the plaintiff's right to collect against the property if judgement goes his/her way. Once the case is fully resolved, the lis pendes gets terminated by another document being filed in the county property records. As for the lawsuit that prompted the lis pendes, there are many things that can happen - appeal, new hearing, reconsideration. Discuss with your attorney or look it up in the Rules of Civil Procedure if you are pro se to see which fits your situation best.
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