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  • 1995 Voice Telephony Directive

    1995 Voice Telephony Directive in Europe CELEX Number: 31998L0010 Directive 98/10/EC Directive 98/10/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 26 February 1998 on the application of open network provision (ONP) to voice telephony and on universal service for […]

  • Agencies

    Agencies in Europe History of the Agencies of the European Union There is nothing new about the creation of decentralised Community bodies, since the first agencies (the European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training and the Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working […]

  • Law Interpretation

    Law Interpretation in Europe Interpretation of National Law in Line With Union LawContent about Law Interpretation from the publication The ABC of European Union law (2010, European Union) by Klaus-Dieter Borchardt. To prevent conflict between Union law and national law arising from the […]

  • Liability of Member States

    Liability of Member States in Europe Member States’ Liability for Legal Acts Or Failure To ActContent about Liability Of Member States from the publication The ABC of European Union law (2010, European Union) by Klaus-Dieter Borchardt. This form of liability is defined by three criteria which […]

  • Regulations

    Regulations Regulations Definition In some countries, subordinate legislation includes regulations, administrative decisions, orders, procedures, directives and bylaws. In Canada, for example, Regulations are defined as a statutory instrument. Regulations Definition in the Legal Dictionary Regulations Synonym Regulations in Administrative Law Finding regulations To conduct legal research, in some countries is helpful to use a consolidated…

  • Workmen's Compensation

    Definition of Workmen’s Compensation The Workmen’s Compensation Act, 1906, s. 1, provided If in any employment personal injury by accident arising out of and in the course of the employment is caused to a workman, his employer shall be liable to pay compensation. A workman is defined (section […]

  • Writing

    Definition of Writing The following contracts are required to be in writing:(1) Bills of exchange, promissory notes, and acceptances(2) Assignments of copyright. (Copyright Act, 1911.)(3) Contracts of marine insurance. (Marine Insurance Act, 1906.)(4) Acceptances or transfers of shares in a […]

  • Wrong

    Definition of Wrong A violation or infringement of a right. A private wrong or tort (q.v.) is an offence against an individual; a public wrong, an offence against the community. See Crime Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Wrong in the Dictionaries, […]

  • Yorkshire Deed Registry

    Definition of Yorkshire Deed Registry A registry of deeds and wills relating to land in Yorkshire. If a deed or will is not registered it is void as against a subsequent purchaser for value, who has registered his deed. By the Law of Property Act, 1925, s. 11, instruments which do not deal […]

  • Witness

    Definition of Witness A person who makes a viva voce statement to a judicial tribunal on a question of fact. Witnesses require to be sworn before their evidence is given, unless they have conscientious objections to taking an oath, or have no religious belief, in which case they make a solemn […]