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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 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.



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 .



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.



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.



ABH

ABH in Law EnforcementMain Entry: Law Enforcement in the Legal Dictionary. This section provides, in the context of Law Enforcement, a partial definition of ABH.ResourcesSee AlsoLaw Enforcement Officer Police Officer Law Enforcement Agency Further Reading ABH in A Dictionary of Law Enforcement [...]

Categories: A and Criminal Law. Tags: AB and Police.



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.



Abolitionism

Abolitionism in Law EnforcementMain Entry: Law Enforcement in the Legal Dictionary. This section provides, in the context of Law Enforcement, a partial definition of abolitionism.ResourcesSee AlsoLaw Enforcement Officer Police Officer Law Enforcement Agency Further Reading abolitionism in A [...]

Categories: A and Criminal Law. Tags: AB and Law Enforcement.



Abominable Crime

Abominable crime in Law EnforcementMain Entry: Law Enforcement in the Legal Dictionary. This section provides, in the context of Law Enforcement, a partial definition of abominable crime.ResourcesSee AlsoLaw Enforcement Officer Police Officer Law Enforcement Agency Further Reading abominable [...]

Categories: A and Criminal Law. Tags: AB and Police.



Abortion

Abortion in Law Enforcement Main Entry: Law Enforcement in the Legal Dictionary. This section provides, in the context of Law Enforcement, a partial definition of abortion. Grammar This term is a noun. Etimology of Abortion (You may find abortion at the world legal encyclopedia and the [...]

Categories: A, Administrative Law, Civil Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Intellectual Property, Political movements, Political systems, Politics, and Roman Law. Tags: AB, Abortion, Birth Control, Etimology, Family, Family planning, Law Enforcement, medical jurisprudence, Most Popular, Police, Population dynamics, Sexual Behaviour, and Social Questions.



Abridge

In practice. To shorten a declaration or count by taking away or severing some of the substance of it. Brooke, Abr. Abridgment; Comyn, Dig. Abridgment; 1 Viner, Abr. 109. To abridge a plaint is to strike out a part of the demand, and pray that the tenant answer to [...]

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



Abroad

What does Abroad mean in American Law? The definition of Abroad in the law of the United States, as defined by the lexicographer Arthur Leff in his legal dictionary is: In international law and conflict of laws, "abroad" refers to a place other than that of the forum state. In an [...]

Categories: A, Administrative Law, Civil Law, Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Environmental Law, Intellectual Property, and Roman Law. Tags: AB, Nation, and State Territory.



Absconding

Absconding in Law EnforcementMain Entry: Law Enforcement in the Legal Dictionary. This section provides, in the context of Law Enforcement, a partial definition of absconding.ResourcesSee AlsoLaw Enforcement Officer Police Officer Law Enforcement Agency Further Reading absconding in A [...]

Categories: A and Criminal Law. Tags: AB and Police.



Absence

Absence in Law EnforcementMain Entry: Law Enforcement in the Legal Dictionary. This section provides, in the context of Law Enforcement, a partial definition of absence.ResourcesSee AlsoLaw Enforcement Officer Police Officer Law Enforcement Agency Further Reading absence in A Dictionary of Law [...]

Categories: A, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Criminal Law, Family Law, International Law, and Roman Law. Tags: AB, Absentees Louisiana law, and Law Enforcement.



Absent

What does Absent mean in American Law? The definition of Absent in the law of the United States, as defined by the lexicographer Arthur Leff in his legal dictionary is: As an adjective, means "away" or "not present." In some contexts, it can imply nonexistence, e.g., [...]

Categories: A and Criminal Law. Tags: AB, Etimology, and Police.



Absolute advantage

A term in economics, especially common in the language of international trade. A country or region is said to have an absolute advantage over another when it can supply gooods or services more cheaply. For instance, Honduras has an absolute advantage over Switzerland in the [...]

Categories: A, Civil Law, Criminal Law, International Law, N, and Roman Law. Tags: AB, Commerce Policy, and Trade Policy.



Absolute Right

A right may be called absolute merely to distinguish it from one which is relative, or contingent, or not yet finally vested. See absolute. But there is another, further meaning of absolute right in which absolute almost means natural (in the [...]

Categories: A and Criminal Law. Tags: AB, Absolute, and Law Enforcement.