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Abolition

Controversy and abolition: UK Legal History The Homicide Act 1957 During the late 1940s and early 1950s, there were several high profile murder cases, including those of Bentley and Craig, Evans and Christie, and Ruth Ellis. The imposition of the death penalty in these cases was extremely [...]

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Agricultural Policy

Resources See Also Further Reading Common Agricultural Policy in the Encyclopedia of Britain Common Agricultural Policy in the Osborn's Concise Law Dictionary Common Agricultural Policy in the Halsbury's Laws of England Common Agricultural Policy in the Stroud's Judicial [...]

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Co

Definition of Co In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Co : (Certification Officer, CO) An official appointed by the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (formerly Employment) under the Trade Union and Labour Relations (Consolidation) Act 1992, whose [...]

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Co-Respondent

Definition of Co-Respondent In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Co-Respondent : In a petition of divorce under the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973 the party with whom a married person is alleged to have committed adultery and ' who, If named, is normally [...]

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Coal

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

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Coalition

Coalition Meaning in Politics Description of Coalition published by Mona Chalabi: A government formed of more than one party. After the Conservatives failed to gain enough seats on May 6, 2010, to form a government on their own, they formed a coalition government with the Liberal Democrats on [...]

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Coalition Government

Coalition government Meaning, as used in the UK Parliament A coalition government is a government formed jointly by more than one political party. Parties may decide to form a coalition government if there is a hung parliament where no single party has a clear working majority in the House of [...]

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Cockettum

English Law: Cockettum in the Past In the English law this word signifies, 1. There is further information on this topic in this legal reference. The custom- house seal; 2. There is further information on this topic in this legal reference. The office at the custom where cockers are to be [...]

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Code

Definition of Code In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Code : A complete written formulation of a body of law, (e.g. the Code Napoleon in France). A code of English law does not exist, but a few specialized topics have been dealt with in this way by means [...]

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Code of Conduct

Code of Conduct for Members of the Lords Meaning, as used in the UK Parliament Members of the Lords are required to sign up to the Code of Conduct as part of the introduction on joining the House of Lords and the swearing-in process at the start of a new Parliament. The Code of Conduct [...]

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Code of Practice

Definition of Code of Practice In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Code of Practice : A body of rules for practical guidance only, or that sets out professional standards of behaviour, but does not have the force of law, e.g. the Highway Code. Under the [...]

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Codicil

Definition of Codicil In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Codicil : A document supplementary to a will, which is executed with the same formalities under the Wills Act 1837 (See execution of will) and adds to, varies, or revokes provisions in the will. It [...]

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Codification

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

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Codifier

Meaning of Codifier The following is an old definition of Codifier [1]: One who makes or assists in making a code. A code ought to be based upon the principle that it aims at nothing more than the reduction to a definite and systematic shape of the results obtained and sanctioned by the [...]

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Codifying Statute

Definition of Codifying Statute In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Codifying Statute : A statute that sets out the whole of the existing law (i.e. both statute law and common law) on a particular subject. Such statutes are extremely rare; an example is [...]

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Cognates

Definition of Cognates In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Cognates : Persons descended from a common ancestor.

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Cognisor

English Law: Cognisor in the Past One who passes or acknowledges,a fine of lands or tenements to another, in distinction from the cogzisee, to whom the fine of the lands, etc. is acknowledged. [1][rtbs name="history-of-english-law"] Resources Notes and References Partialy, this [...]

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Cohabitation

Definition of Cohabitation In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Cohabitation : Living together as husband and wife. Married persons generally have a right to expect their spouses to live with them. Unmarried people living together as husband and wife [...]

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Collateral

Definition of Collateral In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Collateral : 1. adj. Describing the relationship between people who share a common ancestor but are descended from him through different lines of descent. See also consanguinity. 2. adj. [...]

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Collateral Assurance

Description of Collateral Assurance In this reference work, collateral assurance is a sort of the English law category.[rtbs name="english-law"] Resources See Also English law

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Collateral Benefits

Definition of Collateral Benefits In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Collateral Benefits : Benefits received from a third party by the victim of a tortious injury in consequence of the injury, such as insurance money, sick pay, disability pensions, loans, [...]

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Collateral Contract

Definition of Collateral Contract In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Collateral Contract : A subsidiary contract that induces a person to enter into a main contract. For example, if X agrees to buy from Y goods made by Z, and does so on the strength of [...]

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Collecting Agent

Meaning of Collecting Agent or Agency The following is an old definition of Collecting Agent or Agency [1]: A collection to be made by a collecting agent imports an undertaking by such agent himself; not that he receives a claim for transmission to another for collection, for whose negligence [...]

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Collective Bargaining

Definition of Collective Bargaining In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Collective Bargaining : Negotiations between trade unions (acting for their members) and employers about terms and conditions of employment. Under the Trade Union and Labour Relations [...]

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Collective Redundancy

Definition of Collective Redundancy In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Collective Redundancy : The proposed dismissal as redundant by an employer of 20 or more employees. In such a situation the employer is required, under the Trade Union and Labour [...]

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Colleges of Advanced Technology

Colleges Of Advanced Technology (Cats) History Introduced in 1956 by the Government, only 10 colleges were eventually designated as 'making an outstanding contribution to the development of advanced technical education'. These colleges later became Polytechnics and Universities.

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Collision Clause

Definition of Collision Clause In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Collision Clause : (collision clause, running-down clause) A clause in a marine insurance policy binding the underwriters to indemnify the insured in respect of any damages in tort he may [...]

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Collusion

Definition of Collusion In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Collusion : An improper agreement or bargain between parties that one of them should bring proceedings against the other. Collusion is no longer a bar to divorce or nullity proceedings, but it may [...]

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Colonel Blimp

History of the Colonel Blimp The following commentary about Colonel Blimp in the Churchill Era is produced by the Churchill College (Cambridge): Originally an Evening Standard cartoon from the 1930's, expressing various pompous and reactionary opinions. Described by his creator, the [...]

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Colony

Definition of Colony In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Colony : A territory that forms part of the Crown's dominions outside the UK. Although it may enjoy internal self-government, its external affairs are controlled by the UK government.

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Colourable

Definition of Colourable In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Colourable : adj. Describing that which is one thing in appearance but another in substance; for example, a symbolic residence in a parish for the purpose of qualifying for marriage there.

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Combat

English Law: Combat in the Past The form of a forcible meet between two or more people or bodies of men; an engagement or battle. A duel. [1][rtbs name="history-of-english-law"] Resources Notes and References Partialy, this information about combat is based on the Bouvier´s Law [...]

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Combustible

Flue in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Flue in the context of the Building (Scotland) Act 2003: passage for conveying the products of combustion to the outside atmosphere. Non-combustible in the Building (Scotland) Act 2003 Meaning of Non-combustible in the context of the Building [...]

Categories: C and su1. Tags: Buildings, CO, Real Estate, and Short Read.



Comfort Letter

Definition of Comfort Letter In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Comfort Letter : (comfort letter, administrative letter) A letter sent by the Competition Directorate of the European Commission following a notification for exemption or *negative clearance [...]

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Command Papers

Definition of Command Papers In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Command Papers : Documents that the government, by royal command, presents to Parliament for consideration. They include white papers and green papers. The former contain statements of policy [...]

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Commence

Meaning of Commence The following is an old definition of Commence [1]: In several uses has a somewhat technical import: Commencement of a building. Work done on the ground the effect of which is apparent. See further Building. Commencement of an action, prosecution, or suit. Such inception of [...]

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Commencement And Transfer

Commencement and transfer Contents in relation to the Technology and Construction Court The topics include the following: Claim Forms, Part 7 Claims, Part 8 Claims, Service, Acknowledgment of Service, Transfer, Assignment, and Electronic Working in London.

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