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Amende Honorable

English Law: Amende Honorable in the Past A penalty imposed upon a person by way of disgrace or infamy, as a punishment for any offence or for the purpose of making reparation for any injury (see more about this popular legal topic in the U.K. encyclopedia) done to another, as the walking into [...]

Categories: A, Civil Law, Commercial Law, F, and su1. Tags: AM and FI.



Drawing Up Of Orders

Drawing Up of Orders in relation to the Technology and Construction Court [rtbs name="technology-and-construction-court"]Unless the Technology and Construction Court itself draws up the order, it may direct one party (usually the claimant or applicant) to do so within a specified time. If no [...]

Categories: C, D, F, and su1. Tags: CA, DR, and FI.



Elegit

English Law: Elegit in the Past Remedies Note: for more information on remedies, the corresponding entry in this U.K. encyclopedia. A writ of execution directed to the sheriff (see law enforcement in the U.K. encyclopedia), commanding him to make delivery of a moiety of the party's land and [...]

Categories: Commercial Law, Criminal law, E, F, and su1. Tags: EL, FL, and Remedies.



F

English Law: F in the Past Formerly felons were branded and marked with a hot iron, with this letter, on being admitted to the benefit of clergy. [1][rtbs name="history-of-english-law"] Resources Notes and References Partialy, this information about f is based on the Bouvier´s Law [...]

Categories: Civil Law, Commercial Law, F, and su1. Tags: FA and Short Read.



Fabric

System chimney in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of System chimney in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: (factory-made chimney) means a chimney that is installed using a combination of compatible chimney components, obtained or specified from one manufacturing source [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: Buildings, FA, and Real Estate.



Fact

Definition of Fact In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Fact : An event or state of affairs known to have happened or existed. It may be distinguished from law (as in *trier of fact) or, in the law of evidence, from opinion (See opinion evidence). The facts [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FA and Short Read.



Factor

Definition of Factor In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Factor : An agent entrusted with the possession of goods (or documents of title representing goods) for the purposes of sale. A factor is likely to fall within the definition of a *mercantile agent [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FA and Short Read.



Factory

Factory (Class 1) in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Factory (Class 1) in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: is any factory involved in manufacturing, processing, repairing, cleaning, washing, breaking up or otherwise treating any substance comprising or used in [...]

Categories: Civil Law, F, and su1. Tags: Buildings, FA, and Real Estate.



Factual Evidence

Witness statements and factual evidence for use at trial Contents in relation to the Technology and Construction Court The topics include the following: Witness statements, Other matters concerned with witness statements, Cross-referencing and Video link.

Categories: F, su1, and W. Tags: FA, Short Read, and WI.



Factum

Definition of Factum In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Factum : (Latin) 1. A *fact or statement of facts. For example, a factum probans (pl. facta probantia) is a fact offered in evidence as proof of another fact, and a factum probandum (pl. facta [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FA and Short Read.



Faculty

Scottish Law: Faculty in the Past equal or similar to ability or pow-er. There is further information on this topic in this legal reference. The term faculty is more properly applied to a power founded on the consent of the party from whom it springs and not founded on property. Kames on Eq. [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FA and Short Read.



Faculty Of Advocates

Introduction to Faculty Of Advocates Faculty Of Advocates, professional organization for Scottish advocates, or attorneys (barristers). It was incorporated in 1532 under Scotland's King James V (1513-1542). (1) Resources Notes and References Information about Faculty Of Advocates in the [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FA and Short Read.



Failure to Maintain

Definition of Failure To Maintain In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Failure To Maintain : The failure of either spouse to provide reasonable maintenance for the other or to make a proper contribution towards the maintenance of any children of the family [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FA and Short Read.



Failure to Make Disclosure

Definition of Failure To Make Disclosure In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Failure To Make Disclosure : Failure of a party to disclose documents as required by a disclosure direction (See disclosure and inspection of documents). This will lead to an [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FA and Short Read.



Fair Comment

Definition of Fair Comment In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Fair Comment : The defence to an action for *defamation that the statement made was fair comment on a matter of public interest. The facts on which the comment is based must be true and the [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FA, Legal Practice Terms, and Short Read.



Fair Dismissal

Definition of Fair Dismissal In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Fair Dismissal : Dismissal (*dismissal) of an employee when a tribunal decides that an employer has acted reasonably in dismissing the employee and that the dismissal was for a lawful reason, [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FA and Short Read.



Fair Rent

Definition of Fair Rent In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Fair Rent : ent fixed by a rent officer or rent assessment committee for the holder of a protected or statutory tenancy (*protected tenancy; *statutory tenancy). The rent is registered in relation [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FA and Short Read.



Fair Trading

Office of Fair Trading and Anti-money laundering supervision of banks, real estate agents and accountants in the United Kingdom Office of Fair Trading Note: this section also covers the next section. Anti-money laundering supervision in practice This issue includes the following: Supervision [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FA and Money Laundering in the United Kingdom.



Fair Trial

Definition of Fair Trial In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Fair Trial : A right set out in Article 6 of the European Convention on Human Rights and now part of UK law as a consequence of the *Human Rights Act 1998. The right to a fair trial applies in [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FA and Short Read.



Fair Wear

Definition of Fair Wear And Tear In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Fair Wear And Tear : A phrase often found in repairing covenants in leases. When a tenant is not obliged to repair fair (reasonable) wear and tear occurring during his tenancy, he must [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FA and Short Read.



Fairway

Definition of Fairway In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Fairway : The mid-channel of a navigable river, extending as near to the shore as there is sufficient depth of water for ordinary navigatio

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FA and Short Read.



Falkland Islands

Resources See Also Further Reading Falkland Islands in the Encyclopedia of Britain Falkland Islands in the Osborn's Concise Law Dictionary Falkland Islands in the Halsbury's Laws of England Falkland Islands in the Stroud's Judicial Dictionary of Words and Phrases Falkland Islands [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FA and Short Read.



False Accounting

Definition of False Accounting In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of False Accounting : An offence, punishable by up to seven years' imprisonment, committed by someone who dishonestly falsifies, destroys, or hides any account or document used in [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FA, False, and Short Read.



False Plea

Definition of False Plea In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of False Plea : (false plea, sham plea) A statement of case that is obviously frivolous or absurd and is made only for the purpose of vexation or delay. A court may order a statement of case that [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FA, False, and Short Read.



False Pretence

Definition of False Pretence In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of False Pretence : The act of misleading someone by a false representation, either by words or conduct. The former offence of obtaining property by false pretences is now known as obtaining [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FA, False, and Short Read.



False Trade Description

Definition of False Trade Description In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of False Trade Description : A description of goods made in the course of a business that is false in respect of certain facts (See trade description). Under the Trade Descriptions Acts [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FA, False, and Short Read.



Falsification

Resources See Also Further Reading Falsification in the Encyclopedia of Britain Falsification in the Osborn's Concise Law Dictionary Falsification in the Halsbury's Laws of England Falsification in the Stroud's Judicial Dictionary of Words and Phrases Falsification in the [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FA and Short Read.



Family

Definition of Family In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Family : A group of people connected by a close relationship. For legal purposes a family is usually limited to relationships by blood, marriage, or adoption, although sometimes (e.g. for social [...]

Categories: F, Family law, and su1. Tags: FA, Families, Family, Family Law, and Short Read.



Family Benefits

Resources See Also Further Reading Family Benefits in the Encyclopedia of Britain Family Benefits in the Osborn's Concise Law Dictionary Family Benefits in the Halsbury's Laws of England Family Benefits in the Stroud's Judicial Dictionary of Words and Phrases Family Benefits in [...]

Categories: F, Family law, and su1. Tags: FA, Families, Family Law, and Short Read.



Family Children

Resources See Also Further Reading Family Children in the Encyclopedia of Britain Family Children in the Osborn's Concise Law Dictionary Family Children in the Halsbury's Laws of England Family Children in the Stroud's Judicial Dictionary of Words and Phrases Family Children in [...]

Categories: F, Family law, and su1. Tags: FA, Families, Family Law, and Short Read.



Family Law System

Resources See Also Further Reading Family Law System in the Encyclopedia of Britain Family Law System in the Osborn's Concise Law Dictionary Family Law System in the Halsbury's Laws of England Family Law System in the Stroud's Judicial Dictionary of Words and Phrases Family Law [...]

Categories: F, Family law, and su1. Tags: FA, Families, Family Law, and Short Read.



Family Proceedings Court

Family Proceedings Court in North Ireland Before 1996 the Juvenile Court dealt with nearly all matters concerning children and young persons. The Children (Northern Ireland) Order 1995 stipulated that when dealing with the care of children, the court should be known as a Family Proceedings Court

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FA, North Ireland, and Short Read.



Farmers

Resources See Also Further Reading Farmers in the Encyclopedia of Britain Farmers in the Osborn's Concise Law Dictionary Farmers in the Halsbury's Laws of England Farmers in the Stroud's Judicial Dictionary of Words and Phrases Farmers in the Jowitt's Dictionary of English Law [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FA and Short Read.



Farrand Committee

Definition of Farrand Committee In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Farrand Committee : A governmental committee set up in 1984 to consider (1) what tests were needed for non-solicitor conveyancers, and what other requirements should be imposed on them to [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FA and Short Read.



Fast Track

Definition of Fast Track In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Fast Track : The track to which a civil case is allocated when the amount claimed exceeds £5000 but is less than £15,000 (See allocation). The fast track provides a streamlined procedure in order [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FA, Legal Practice Terms, and Short Read.



Faster Payments

Faster Payments is a banking service that allows you to send and receive low-value sterling payments in almost real time. Fast Payments all year round. Faster Payments is a payment service which allows most customers of UK banks to be able to make and receive sterling payments within the [...]

Categories: Commercial Law, F, International Law, su1, and Uncategorized. Tags: Consumer Law, Cyber Law, FA, Internet, and Long Read.



Fatal Accidents

Definition of Fatal Accidents In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Fatal Accidents : Formerly, at common law, the death of either party extinguished the right to bring an action in tort. In addition, a person who caused death was not liable to compensate [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FA.



Father of the House

Father of the House Meaning, as used in the UK Parliament Father of the House is the title given to the Member of Parliament who has the longest record of continuous service in the House of Commons.

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FA, Legislative Law, and Short Read.



Fee

Definition of Fee In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Fee : A legal estate (other than leasehold) in land that is capable of being inherited. Since the Law of Property Act 1925 the term's only modern significance is in the phrase *fee simple absolute [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FE and Short Read.



Fee Farm

English Law: Fee Farm in the Past A perpetual farm or rent. 1 Tho. Co. Litt. 446, n. 5. [1][rtbs name="history-of-english-law"] Resources Notes and References Partialy, this information about fee farm is based on the Bouvier´s Law Dictionary, 1848 edition. There is a list of terms [...]

Categories: Civil Law, Commercial Law, F, and su1. Tags: FE and Short Read.



Fee Simple Absolute in Possession

Definition of Fee Simple Absolute in Possession In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Fee Simple Absolute in Possession : One of only two forms of ownership of land that, under the Law of Property Act 1925, can exist as a legal estate (See also term of years [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FE.



Fee Tail

Definition of Fee Tail In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Fee Tail : A legal estate in land that was abolished by the Law of Property Act 1925. It can now exist only as an equitable *entailed interest, and no new entailed interests can be created since 1997.

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FE and Short Read.



Feet of Fines

(Source: the University of South Caroline Gould School of Law) A fine was a final concord or amicable agreement putting to an end litigation, either actual or fictitious, and acknowledging lands to be the rights of one of the parties. By the fourteenth century these final concords before the [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: Eyres, FE, Itinerant Courts, Legal history, Medieval Case Law, Medieval Courts, Medieval Law, Medieval Legal Documents, Medieval Legal Materials, and Royal Courts.



Feet of Fines under Edward I

Feet of Fines and Eyres This issue under the Ruling of King Edward I of England Feet of Fines under Edward I and Medieval Law Feet of Fines under Edward I and Legal History Feet of Fines and Eyres Legal Materials (Compiled by the University of South Caroline Gould School of Law) Farrer, [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: Edward I, Eyres, FE, Itinerant Courts, Legal history, Medieval Case Law, Medieval Courts, Medieval Law, Medieval Legal Documents, Medieval Legal Materials, and Royal Courts.



Feet of Fines under Edward Ii

Feet of Fines and Eyres This issue under the Ruling of King Edward II of England Feet of Fines under Edward II and Medieval Law Feet of Fines under Edward II and Legal History Feet of Fines and Eyres Legal Materials (Compiled by the University of South Caroline Gould School of Law) Farrer, [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: Edward II, Eyres, FE, Itinerant Courts, Legal history, Medieval Case Law, Medieval Courts, Medieval Law, Medieval Legal Documents, Medieval Legal Materials, and Royal Courts.



Feet of Fines under Edward Iii

Feet of Fines and Eyres This issue under the Ruling of King Edward III of England Feet of Fines under Edward III and Medieval Law Feet of Fines under Edward III and Legal History Feet of Fines and Eyres Legal Materials (Compiled by the University of South Caroline Gould School of Law) [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: Edward III, Eyres, FE, Itinerant Courts, Legal history, Medieval Case Law, Medieval Courts, Medieval Law, Medieval Legal Documents, Medieval Legal Materials, and Royal Courts.



Feet of Fines under Edward Iv

Feet of Fines and Eyres This issue under the Ruling of King Edward IV of England V Feet of Fines under Edward IV and Medieval Law Feet of Fines under Edward IV and Legal History Feet of Fines and Eyres Legal Materials (Compiled by the University of South Caroline Gould School of Law) Farrer, [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: Edward IV, Eyres, FE, Itinerant Courts, Legal history, Medieval Case Law, Medieval Courts, Medieval Law, Medieval Legal Documents, Medieval Legal Materials, and Royal Courts.



Feet of Fines under Edward V

Feet of Fines and Eyres This issue under the Ruling of King Edward V of England Feet of Fines under Edward V and Medieval Law Feet of Fines under Edward V and Legal History Feet of Fines and Eyres Legal Materials (Compiled by the University of South Caroline Gould School of Law) Farrer, [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: Edward V, Eyres, FE, Itinerant Courts, Legal history, Medieval Case Law, Medieval Courts, Medieval Law, Medieval Legal Documents, Medieval Legal Materials, and Royal Courts.



Feet of Fines under Henry Ii

Feet of Fines and Eyres This issue under the Ruling of King Henry II of England Feet of Fines under Henry II and Medieval Law Feet of Fines under Henry II and Legal History Feet of Fines and Eyres Legal Materials (Compiled by the University of South Caroline Gould School of Law) Foster, [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: Eyres, FE, Henry II, Itinerant Courts, Legal history, Medieval Case Law, Medieval Courts, Medieval Law, Medieval Legal Documents, Medieval Legal Materials, and Royal Courts.



Feet of Fines under Henry Iii

Feet of Fines and Eyres This issue under the Ruling of King Henry III of England Feet of Fines under Henry III and Medieval Law Feet of Fines under Henry III and Legal History Feet of Fines and Eyres Legal Materials (Compiled by the University of South Caroline Gould School of Law) Boyd, W. [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: Eyres, FE, Henry III, Itinerant Courts, Legal history, Medieval Case Law, Medieval Courts, Medieval Law, Medieval Legal Documents, Medieval Legal Materials, and Royal Courts.



Feet of Fines under Henry Iv

Feet of Fines and Eyres This issue under the Ruling of King Henry IV of England Feet of Fines under Henry IV and Medieval Law Feet of Fines under Henry IV and Legal History Feet of Fines and Eyres Legal Materials (Compiled by the University of South Caroline Gould School of Law) Farrer, [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: Eyres, FE, Henry IV, Itinerant Courts, Legal history, Medieval Case Law, Medieval Courts, Medieval Law, Medieval Legal Documents, Medieval Legal Materials, and Royal Courts.



Feet of Fines under Henry V

Feet of Fines and Eyres This issue under the Ruling of King Henry V of England Feet of Fines under Henry V and Medieval Law Feet of Fines under Henry V and Legal History Feet of Fines and Eyres Legal Materials (Compiled by the University of South Caroline Gould School of Law) Farrer, [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: Eyres, FE, Henry V, Itinerant Courts, Legal history, Medieval Case Law, Medieval Courts, Medieval Law, Medieval Legal Documents, Medieval Legal Materials, and Royal Courts.



Feet of Fines under Henry Vi

Feet of Fines and Eyres This issue under the Ruling of King Henry VI of England Feet of Fines under Henry VI and Medieval Law Feet of Fines under Henry VI and Legal History Feet of Fines and Eyres Legal Materials (Compiled by the University of South Caroline Gould School of Law) Farrer, [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: Eyres, FE, Henry VI, Itinerant Courts, Legal history, Medieval Case Law, Medieval Courts, Medieval Law, Medieval Legal Documents, Medieval Legal Materials, and Royal Courts.



Feet of Fines under Henry Vii

Feet of Fines and Eyres This issue under the Ruling of King Henry VII of England Feet of Fines under Henry VII and Medieval Law Feet of Fines under Henry VII and Legal History Feet of Fines and Eyres Legal Materials (Compiled by the University of South Caroline Gould School of Law) Farrer, [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: Eyres, FE, Henry VII, Itinerant Courts, Legal history, Medieval Case Law, Medieval Courts, Medieval Law, Medieval Legal Documents, Medieval Legal Materials, and Royal Courts.



Feet of Fines under John

Feet of Fines and Eyres This issue under the Ruling of John of England Feet of Fines under John and Medieval Law Feet of Fines under John and Legal History Feet of Fines and Eyres Legal Materials (Compiled by the University of South Caroline Gould School of Law) Boyd, W. K., and W. O. [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: Eyres, FE, Itinerant Courts, John, Legal history, Medieval Case Law, Medieval Courts, Medieval Law, Medieval Legal Documents, Medieval Legal Materials, and Royal Courts.



Feet of Fines under Richard I

Feet of Fines and Eyres This issue under the Ruling of King Richard I of England Feet of Fines under Richard I and Medieval Law Feet of Fines under Richard I and Legal History Feet of Fines and Eyres Legal Materials (Compiled by the University of South Caroline Gould School of Law) Boyd, W. [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: Eyres, FE, Itinerant Courts, Legal history, Medieval Case Law, Medieval Courts, Medieval Law, Medieval Legal Documents, Medieval Legal Materials, Richard I, and Royal Courts.



Feet of Fines under Richard Ii

Feet of Fines and Eyres This issue under the Ruling of King Richard II of England Feet of Fines under Richard II and Medieval Law Feet of Fines under Richard II and Legal History Feet of Fines and Eyres Legal Materials (Compiled by the University of South Caroline Gould School of Law) [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: Eyres, FE, Itinerant Courts, Legal history, Medieval Case Law, Medieval Courts, Medieval Law, Medieval Legal Documents, Medieval Legal Materials, Richard II, and Royal Courts.



Feet of Fines under Richard Iii

Feet of Fines and Eyres This issue under the Ruling of King Richard III of England Feet of Fines under Richard III and Medieval Law Feet of Fines under Richard III and Legal History Feet of Fines and Eyres Legal Materials (Compiled by the University of South Caroline Gould School of Law) [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: Eyres, FE, Itinerant Courts, Legal history, Medieval Case Law, Medieval Courts, Medieval Law, Medieval Legal Documents, Medieval Legal Materials, Richard III, and Royal Courts.



Felony

Definition of Felony In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Felony : Formerly, an offence more serious than a *misdemeanour. Since 1967 the term has been abandoned (although it is retained in pre-1967 statutes that are still in force) and the law formerly [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FE and Short Read.



Feme Covert

Definition of Feme Covert In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Feme Covert : (Anglo-French) A married woman, under the *coverture of her husband.

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FE and Short Read.



Feme Sole

Definition of Feme Sole In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Feme Sole : (Anglo-French) An unmarried woman. The term includes a widow or divorcee or a woman whose marriage has been annulled.

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FE and Short Read.



Feminism

British Political and Social Thought: Socialism and Feminism Introduction to Feminism The revolutionary socialist ideology of German political philosopher Karl Marx had very little influence in Britain, even though Marx spent much of his adult life in London. Much more important in shaping [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FE and History.



Feoh

Concept of Feoh Traditional meaning of feoh [1] in the Saxon law history: A stipend; wages; a reward; a fee. Note: For more information on Saxon Law history, see here.[rtbs name="saxon-law"] Resources Notes and References Based on A concise law dictionary of words, phrases and maxims, [...]

Categories: Commercial Law, Criminal law, F, and su1. Tags: FE and Short Read.



Ferry

Definition of Ferry In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Ferry : A public highway by boat across water connecting places where the public have rights (usually of way) granted by royal charter or acquired by *prescriptio

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FE and Short Read.



Feud

Meaning of Feud The following is an old definition of Feud [1]: Land held of a superior, on condition of rendering him service. Opposed to allodium, the absolute or ultimate property, which continued to reside in the superior. See Allodial. A tract of land held by a voluntary and gratuitous [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FE.



Feudal System

Definition of Feudal System In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Feudal System : A political, economic, and social system in which the main social bond was the relationship between the Lord and others and in which this personal relationship was inseparable [...]

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Feudal Tenure

Feudal Tenure and Medieval Law Feudal Tenure and Legal History Resources See Also Canon Law (in this legal Encyclopedia) Canon Law (in this legal Encyclopedia) Pleading (in this legal Encyclopedia) Usurpation (in this legal Encyclopedia) Bibliographies of English Law History Maxwell, [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FE and Short Read.



Feudalism

Feudalism and Medieval Law Feudalism and Legal History Resources See Also Ecclesiastical Courts (in this legal Encyclopedia) Ecclesiastical Courts (in this legal Encyclopedia) Legal History Review (in this legal Encyclopedia) Usury (in this legal Encyclopedia) Bibliographies of English [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FE and Short Read.



Fiar

Scottish Law: Fiar in the Past He whose property (see more about this popular legal topic in the U.K. encyclopedia) is burdened with a life rent. Ersk. Pr. of L. Scot. B. 2, t. 9, s. 23. [1][rtbs name="scottish-law"] Resources Notes and References Partialy, this information about [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FI.



Fiction

Definition of Fiction In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Fiction : An assumption that something is true irrespective of whether it is really true or not. In English legal history fictions were used by the courts during the development of forms of court [...]

Categories: F and su1. Tags: FI.