Definitions for "litigate"
To make the subject of a lawsuit; to contest in law; to prosecute or defend by pleadings, exhibition of evidence, and judicial debate in a court; as, to litigate a cause.
To carry on a suit by judicial process.
To conduct or engage in a lawsuit.
engage in legal proceedings
institute legal proceedings against; file a suit against; "He was warned that the district attorney would process him"; "She actioned the company for discrimination"
Keywords:  settle, dispute, court, action, law
Take legal action to settle a dispute in a court of law.