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, Sexual Behaviour and the Law Further Reading in the Encyclopedia of Sexual Behavior and the Law #?VALOR! #?VALOR! Resources Legal English Vocabulary: in Spanish Online translation of the English legal term into Spanish: consejería en rehabilitación (English to [...]

Categories: A, Administrative Law, Civil Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Environmental Law, Intellectual Property, and Roman Law. Tags: AA, International Organizations, Regional Organizations, Sexual Behaviour, and Vocation.



A Cancellis Curiae Explodi

Meaning of A Cancellis Curiae Explodi In this law dictionary, the legal term a cancellis curiae explodi is a kind of the Legal History class. Resources See Also Legal History

Categories: A, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Environmental Law, Family Law, Intellectual Property, International Law, and Labor Law. Tags: A Cancellis, AC, and Legal History.



A Manibus

(Law Lat.) An officer who wrote for the emperor; one whose hand (manus) was used for writing; an amanuensis. Calv. Lex. ...

Categories: A, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Definition, Environmental Law, Family Law, Intellectual Property, International Law, and Labor Law. Tags: AM and Legal History.



A Me de Superiore Meo

Meaning of A me de Superiore Meo In a feudal land grant, this phrase provided that when feudal title was completed, the grantee would hold the land of the grantor's superior In a feudal land grant, this phrase provided that when feudal title was completed, the grantee would hold the land of [...]

Categories: A, Civil Law, and Roman Law. Tags: AM.



A Morte Testatoris

Meaning of A Morte Testatoris In this law dictionary, the legal term a morte testatoris is a kind of the Legal History class. Resources See Also Legal History

Categories: A, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Environmental Law, Family Law, Intellectual Property, International Law, and Labor Law. Tags: AM and Legal History.



A Non Domino

Meaning of A Non Domino In this law dictionary, the legal term a non domino is a kind of the Legal History class. Resources See Also Legal History

Categories: A, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Environmental Law, Family Law, Intellectual Property, International Law, and Labor Law. Tags: AN and Legal History.



A Non Habente Potestatem

Meaning of A Non Habente Potestatem In this law dictionary, the legal term a non habente potestatem is a kind of the Scots law class. Resources See Also Scots law

Categories: A, Administrative Law, Civil Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Environmental Law, Intellectual Property, and Roman Law. Tags: AN and Scots law.



A Pais

Meaning of A Pais In this law dictionary, the legal term a pais is a kind of the Legal History class. Resources See Also Legal History

Categories: A, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Environmental Law, Family Law, Intellectual Property, International Law, and Labor Law. Tags: AP and Legal History.



A Pari

Meaning of A Pari In this law dictionary, the legal term a pari is a kind of the Legal History class. Resources See Also Legal History

Categories: A, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Environmental Law, Family Law, Intellectual Property, International Law, and Labor Law. Tags: AP and Legal History.



A Quo Invito Aliquid Exigi Potest

Meaning of A Quo Invito Aliquid Exigi Potest In this law dictionary, the legal term a quo invito aliquid exigi potest is a kind of the Scots law class. Resources See Also Scots law

Categories: A, Administrative Law, Civil Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Environmental Law, Intellectual Property, and Roman Law. Tags: AQ and Scots law.



A Responsis

(Law Lat.) In ecclesiastical law. One whose office it was to give or convey answers; otherwise termed responsalis and apocrisiarius. One who, being consulted on ecclesiastical matters gave answers, counsel, or advice; otherwise termed a consiliis. Spelman, voc. Apocrisiarius. ...

Categories: A, Civil Law, Definition, and Roman Law. Tags: AR.



Ab Epistolis

(Lat.) An officer having charge of the correspondence (epistolae) of his superior or sovereign; a secretary. Calv. Lex. ...

Categories: A, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Environmental Law, Family Law, Intellectual Property, International Law, and Labor Law. Tags: AB and Legal History.



Ab Identitate Ration Is

Meaning of Ab Identitate Ration is In this law dictionary, the legal term ab identitate ration is is a kind of the Legal History class. Resources See Also Legal History

Categories: A, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Environmental Law, Family Law, Intellectual Property, International Law, and Labor Law. Tags: AB, Abide, and Legal History.



Ab initio

(Lat. initium, beginning). From the beginning; entirely; as to all the acts done; in the inception. An estate may be said to be good, an agreement to be void, an act to be unlawful, a trespass to have existed, ab initio. Plowd. 6a; 11 East, 395; 10 Johns. (N. Y.) 253, 369; 1 Bl. Comm. [...]

Categories: A, Civil Law, Criminal Law, Intellectual Property, Judicial definitions, Roman Law, and Synonyms. Tags: AB, Ability, Historical , Law Enforcement, and Legal Translation .



Abalienation

Grammar This term is a noun. Etimology of Abalienation (You may find abalienation at the world legal encyclopedia and the etimology of more terms). act of transferring title of ownership, 1650s, from Latin abalienationem (nominative abalienatio), in law, "transfer of property, [...]

Categories: A and Civil Law. Tags: AB and Etimology.



Abamita

Meaning of Abamita In this law dictionary, the legal term abamita is a kind of the Civil law class. Resources See Also Civil law

Categories: A and Civil Law. Tags: AB.



Abandoned Application

Meaning of Abandoned Application In this law dictionary, the legal term abandoned application is a kind of the Patents, Trademarks class. Resources See Also Abandoned Invention Under Invention; Abandoned Mark Under Trademark Patents Patents Trademarks

Categories: A, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Criminal Law, Intellectual Property, International Law, and Roman Law. Tags: AB, Abandoned, Patents Patents, and Trademarks.



Abandoned property

Property of any kind as to which a sometime possessor or owner has behaved as described under abandonment. Ordinarily, abandoned property is available to whoever appropriates it, but there are instances in which an abandonment by one person will give another particular person title good against [...]

Categories: A, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Criminal Law, Intellectual Property, International Law, and Roman Law. Tags: AB, Abandoned, Patents, and Trademarks.



Abandonment

Adoption Legal Definition of Abandonment Meaning of Abandonment Desertion of a child by a parent or adult primary caregiver with no provisions for continued childcare nor with any apparent intention to return to resume caregiving.Learn more [...]

Categories: A, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Criminal Law, Family Law, Family Law Dictionary, Intellectual Property, International Law, and Roman Law. Tags: AB, Abandonment, Admiralty Law, Adoption Definition, Child Adoption, Contracts, Divorce, Etimology, Infants Property, Legal Process, Marine Insurance, Most Popular, and Police.



Abandonment Of Minor Children

Meaning of Abandonment of Minor Children In this law dictionary, the legal term abandonment of minor children is a kind of the Property, Family law class. Resources See Also Nonsupport Property Family law

Categories: A, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Criminal Law, Family Law, Intellectual Property, International Law, and Roman Law. Tags: AB, Abandonment, and Property.



Abatamentum

(Lat. abata/re). An entry by interposition. Co. Litt. 277. An abatement. Yelv. 151. ...

Categories: A, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Environmental Law, Family Law, Intellectual Property, International Law, and Labor Law. Tags: AB, Abandonment of Contest, Latin, and Legal History.



Abatement

Legal Definition and Related Resources of Abatement Meaning of Abatement A reduction; decrease; as in abatement of pecuniary legacies; where the funds or assets out of which legacies are payable are not sufficient to pay all the legacies in full, [...]

Categories: A, Administrative Law, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Definition, Environmental Law, Intellectual Property, Judicial definitions, Roman Law, and Synonyms. Tags: AB, Abatement, Accounting, Accouting, chancery practice, Contracts, Etimology, Financial Law, Formato Extenso, Historical , Law Enforcement, Long Read, Most Popular, Nuisance, pleading, Remedies , Revival, and wills.



Abator

One who abates or destroys a nuisance. One who, having no right of entry, gets possession of the freehold to the prejudice of an heir or devisee, after the time when the ancestor died, and before the heir or devisee enters. Litt. § 397; Perk. § 383; 2 Prest. Abstr. 296, 300. See [...]

Categories: A, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Environmental Law, Family Law, Intellectual Property, International Law, and Labor Law. Tags: AB, Abator, Legal History, and Nuisance.



Abbey

The buildings and other lands (sometimes called abbey lands) of a Roman Catholic monastic order of monks or nuns, for the most part referring to the property of those orders organized under the Benedictine rule. The leader is called an abbot if the inhabitants are monks, an abbess if nuns. [...]

Categories: A, Civil Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, and Intellectual Property. Tags: AB and Ecclesiastical Law.



Abbey Land

Meaning of Abbey Land In this law dictionary, the legal term abbey land is a kind of the Legal History class. Resources See Also Mortmain Legal History

Categories: A, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Environmental Law, Family Law, Intellectual Property, International Law, and Labor Law. Tags: AB and Legal History.



Abbreviation

A shortened form of a word obtained by the omission of one or more letters or syllables from the middle or end of the word. The abbreviations in common use in modern times consist of the initial letter or letters, syllable or syllables, of the word. Anciently, also, contracted forms of [...]

Categories: A, Civil Law, and Criminal Law. Tags: AB and practice.



Abbroachmen

Meaning of Abbroachmen In this law dictionary, the legal term abbroachmen is a kind of the Legal History class. Resources See Also Legal History

Categories: A, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Environmental Law, Family Law, Intellectual Property, International Law, and Labor Law. Tags: AB and Legal History.



ABC test

A test for whether an employer is covered by workman's compensation law: If the persons he employes are (a) free of his control; (b) work away from his place of business; and (c) are customarily engaged in independent trades or professions, there is no coverage....

Categories: A, Administrative Law, Civil Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Environmental Law, Intellectual Property, and Roman Law. Tags: AB and Unemployment Compensation.



ABC transaction

A term used in tax law to describe one method of financing a real property (especially oil and gas) investment. The aim of the game is to substitute a lease for a mortgage such that the long term purchaser/investor realizes no taxable income during the life of the lease. The Internal Revenue ...

Categories: A, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Intellectual Property, and Roman Law. Tags: AB, Energy Law, Gas, and Oil.



Abeyance

Grammar This term is a noun. Etimology of Abeyance (You may find abeyance at the world legal encyclopedia and the etimology of more terms). 1520s, "state of expectation," from Anglo-French abeiance "suspension," also "expectation (especially in a lawsuit)," [...]

Categories: A, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Criminal Law, Intellectual Property, International Law, and Roman Law. Tags: AB, Estates, Etimology, French, and Property.



Abiding conviction

A conviction, i.e., a belief, which is settled, fixed, come home for good, so to speak. The phrase is sometimes used in instructing juries as to the state of belief they must have to convict beyond a reasonable doubt. Sometimes abiding faith is used. Cf. abide....

Categories: A, Civil Law, and Roman Law. Tags: AB.



Abigeat

A particular kind of larceny, which is committed not by taking and carrying away the property from one place to another, but by driving a living thing away with an intention of feloniously appropriating the same. ...

Categories: A and Civil Law. Tags: AB and Latin.



Abigeus

(liSit. abigere). One who steals cattle in numbers. This is the common word used to denote a stealer of cattle in large numbers, which latter circumstance distinguishes the abigeus from the /ttr, who was simply a thief. He who steals a single animal may be called fur; he who steals a [...]

Categories: A, Civil Law, and Roman Law. Tags: AB, Latin, and Roman.



Able To Work

Meaning of Able to Work In this law dictionary, the legal term able to work is a kind of the Labor law class. Resources See Also Unemployment Compensation Labor law

Categories: A, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Environmental Law, Family Law, Intellectual Property, International Law, and Labor Law. Tags: AB and Unemployment Compensation.



Abolition

Grammar This term is a noun. Etimology of Abolition (You may find abolition at the world legal encyclopedia and the etimology of more terms). 1520s, "act of abolishing; state of being abolished," from Middle French abolition or directly from Latin abolitionem (nominative abolitio) [...]

Categories: A and Civil Law. Tags: AB, Etimology, Legal History, and Slaves Civil law.