Causing A Danger

Causing A Danger in Europe Causing a Danger of Being Impounded to Ships, Motor-vehicles and Aircraft by Taking Prohibited Goods on Board Etc in Germany Provisions relating to causing a danger of being impounded to ships, motor-vehicles and aircraft by taking prohibited goods on board etc in […]

Capital Budgeting

Capital Budgeting in Europe Literature Review on Capital Programming and Budgeting: Comparative Local Government Perspectives In the Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy, [1] George M. Guess and Costel D. Todor provide the following summary about the topic of Capital […]

Capital of the European Union

Capital of the European Union in Europe Description of Capital of the European Union The Concise Encyclopedia of the European Union describes capital of the european union in the following terms: [1] There is no capital of Europe, the nearest approximation being Brussels, which houses the […]

Case-law

Case-law in Europe Case-law and the European Judicial System Description of Case-law provided by the European Union Commission: Case-law is used internationally to refer to rules of law flowing from a set of convergent decisions of the courts. The case-law of the Court of Justice of the […]

Carbon Tax

Carbon Tax in Europe Description of Carbon tax The Concise Encyclopedia of the European Union describes carbon tax in the following terms: [1] A proposed energy tax, favoured by the Commission as a way of boosting its revenue in the name of protecting the environment from excessive carbon […]

Causing An Explosion

Causing An Explosion in Europe Causing an Explosion in Germany Provisions relating to causing an explosion in the German Criminal Code [1]: This criminal issue is covered by Chapter Twenty-eight, under the heading "Offences Causing a Common Danger," located in Section 308 Causing […]

Causing Danger

Causing Danger in Europe Causing Danger During Construction Works in Germany Provisions relating to causing danger during construction works in the German Criminal Code [1]: This criminal issue is covered by Chapter Twenty-eight, under the heading "Offences Causing a Common […]

Cabinet

Cabinet in Europe Cabinet (government) European Cabinets The principal characteristics of European cabinets are the responsibility of the cabinet to the legislature, and the identification of the cabinet with the government. The cabinet is formed by the prime minister or premier, and together […]

Cartel

Definition of Cartel An agreement between States as to the exchange of prisoners during war Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Cartel in the Dictionaries, Cartel in our legal dictionaries, Related topics, Browse topics from the European Encyclopedia […]

Causa Justa

Definition of Causa Justa A true or just cause, means, motive, or ground ; a legal title ; a fact in conclusive proof. (Roman law.) Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Causa Justa in the Dictionaries, Causa Justa in our legal dictionaries, Related […]

Causa Liberal Is

Definition of Causa Liberal Is An actio praejudicialis brought to try whether a man was or was not free. Prior to Justinian an assertor libertatis (claimant for freedom) acted for the person whose freedom was in question, but Justinian gave the action directly to the person claiming his […]

Causa Lucrativa

Definition of Causa Lucrativa A ground that is purely gainful. A mode of acquisition without valuable consideration. (Roman law.) Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Causa Lucrativa in the Dictionaries, Causa Lucrativa in our legal dictionaries, […]

Causa Proxima Non Remota Spectator

Definition of Causa Proxima Non Remota Spectator The immediate, not the remote, cause is to be considered Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Causa Proxima Non Remota Spectator in the Dictionaries, Causa Proxima Non Remota Spectator in our legal […]

Cause

Definition of Cause An ordinary civil proceeding ; an action Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Cause in the Dictionaries, Cause in our legal dictionaries, Related topics, Browse topics from the European Encyclopedia of Law, Browse the Legal […]

Cause Lists

Definition of Cause Lists Lists of the actions and matters to be heard in the Supreme Court Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Cause Lists in the Dictionaries, Cause Lists in our legal dictionaries, Related topics, Browse topics from the European […]

Cause Of Action

Definition of Cause Of Action The fact or combination of facts which give rise to a right of action Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Cause Of Action in the Dictionaries, Cause Of Action in our legal dictionaries, Related topics, Browse topics from […]

Cautio Juratoria

Definition of Cautio Juratoria A guarantee by oath (under Justinian) ; a promise on oath made by a defendant sued in his own name that he will remain in the power of the Court up to the end of the suit. (Roman law.) Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription […]

Caution

Definition of Caution Under the Land Registration Act, 1925, any person interested in land may lodge a caution with the Land Registrar, requiring him to notify any proposed dealings with the land Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Caution in the […]

Caveat

Definition of Caveat A warning. An entry made in the books of the offices of a registry or Court to prevent a certain step being taken without previous notice to the person entering the caveat (who is called the caveator) Browse You might be interested in these references tools: […]

Caveat Emptor

Definition of Caveat Emptor Let the buyer beware. At common law, when a buyer of goods had required no warranty he took the risk of quality upon himself, and had no remedy if he had chosen to rely on the bare representation of the vendor, unless he could show that representation to have been […]

Caveat Venditor

Definition of Caveat Venditor Let the seller beware. (Roman law.) Central Criminal Court. (The Old Bailey.) A Court having jurisdiction to try all offences committed within the City of London, the county of Middlesex, and certain suburban parts of Essex, Kent and Surrey. The Judges are the […]

Cargo

Definition of Cargo Goods shipped for carriage Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Cargo in the Dictionaries, Cargo in our legal dictionaries, Related topics, Browse topics from the European Encyclopedia of Law, Browse the Legal Thesaurus, Find […]

Casus Omissus

Definition of Casus Omissus A matter which should have been, but has not been, provided for in a statute or in statutory rules Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Casus Omissus in the Dictionaries, Casus Omissus in our legal dictionaries, Related […]

Carlill V. Carbolic Smoke Ball Co.

Definition of Carlill V. Carbolic Smoke Ball Co. ((1893), L. R. 1 Q. B. 256). An offer made generally must be accepted by definite persons. Acceptance of an offer must generally be communicated to the offeror, but from the nature of the transaction, acting on the offer with the intention of […]

Catching Bargain

Definition of Catching Bargain Originally a contract for a loan, made on oppressive terms, with an expectant heir (q.v.). Equity granted relief on the ground of constructive fraud, i. e., that the parties were not on equal terms, of which unfair advantage had been taken, and a hard bargain […]

Carnal Knowledge

Definition of Carnal Knowledge The penetration to any the slightest degree … by the male organ of generation. (Offences against the Person Act, 1861, s. 63) Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Carnal Knowledge in the Dictionaries, Carnal Knowledge […]

Causa Causans

Definition of Causa Causans The immediate cause : the last link in the chain of causation. It is to be distinguished from causa sine qua non, which means some preceding link but for which the causa causans could not have become operative Browse You might be interested in these references […]

Carrier

Definition of Carrier One who has received goods for the purpose of carrying them from one place to another for hire, either under a special contract, i. e., as a bailee for reward, or as a common carrier Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Carrier in […]

Causa Falsa

Definition of Causa Falsa An untrue ground or motive ; a cause or title wrongly thought to be just or legal. (Roman law.) Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Causa Falsa in the Dictionaries, Causa Falsa in our legal dictionaries, Related topics, […]

Carrier, Common

Definition of Carrier, Common One who, by profession to the public, undertakes for hire to transport from place to place, either by land or water, the goods of such persons as may choose to employ him. He is bound to convey the goods of any person who offers to pay his hire, and he is an […]

Carrier's Act, 1830

Definition of Carrier’s Act, 1830 provided (1) that no carrier by land is to be liable for loss of or injury to certain valuable descriptions of property (coin, jewellery, pictures, etc.) beyond the value of 10, unless their value was declared at the time of delivery ; (2) that any carrier may […]

Cartel Ship

Definition of Cartel Ship A ship sailing during a state of war under a safeconduct which protects her from molestation or capture when voyaging for the purpose of the exchange of prisoners under a cartel Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Cartel Ship […]

Carucage

Definition of Carucage (Cariwa, plough) A tax anciently levied upon land Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Carucage in the Dictionaries, Carucage in our legal dictionaries, Related topics, Browse topics from the European Encyclopedia of Law, […]

Case Stated

Definition of Case Stated The statement of the relevant facts in a case for the opinion or judgment of another Court. After the hearing and decision of a case by justices or magistrates a party may require a case to be stated for the opinion of the Divisional Court of the High Court of […]

Capitis Deminutio

Definition of Capitis Deminutio A loss or diminution of caput (q.v.). (Roman law.) Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Capitis Deminutio in the Dictionaries, Capitis Deminutio in our legal dictionaries, Related topics, Browse topics from the European […]

Cassetur Billa

Definition of Cassetur Billa Let the bill be quashed Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Cassetur Billa in the Dictionaries, Cassetur Billa in our legal dictionaries, Related topics, Browse topics from the European Encyclopedia of Law, Browse the […]

Capitula

Definition of Capitula Articles Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Capitula in the Dictionaries, Capitula in our legal dictionaries, Related topics, Browse topics from the European Encyclopedia of Law, Browse the Legal Thesaurus, Find synonyms and […]

Cassetur Breve

Definition of Cassetur Breve Let the writ be quashed : in the old common practice, a method of discontinuing an action Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Cassetur Breve in the Dictionaries, Cassetur Breve in our legal dictionaries, Related topics, […]