CERN

CERN in Europe Description of CERN (Centre Européen pour la Recherche Nucléaire) The Concise Encyclopedia of the European Union describes cern (centre européen pour la recherche nucléaire) in the following terms: [1] CERN is the French acronym for Europe's Geneva-based advanced […]

Censure

Censure in Europe Description of Censure The Concise Encyclopedia of the European Union describes censure in the following terms: [1] Under the Treaty of Rome, the European Parliament has the right to force the Commission to resign en bloc on a motion of censure carried by a two-thirds […]

Cecchini Report

Cecchini Report in Europe Description of Cecchini Report The Concise Encyclopedia of the European Union describes cecchini report in the following terms: [1] The 1988 Cecchini Report, named after the chairman of a Commission-appointed committee of experts, is chiefly famous as a cautionary […]

Ce

Ce in Europe Definition of Ce In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Ce : (French: Communaute européenne: European Community) A marking applied to certain products, such as toys and machinery, to indicate that they have complied with certain EU directives […]

Cesare Beccaria

Cesare Beccaria in Europe Cesare Beccaria (1738-94), Italian criminologist, economist, and jurist. Cesare Bonesana, Marchese di Beccaria, was born in Milan. His opinions were formed by studying the writers of the 18th-century French Enlightenment, the Encyclopedists, especially Baron de […]

Cestui Que Vie

Definition of Cestui Que Vie Where a person is entitled to an estate or interest in property during the life of another, the latter is called the cestui que vie Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Cestui Que Vie in the Dictionaries, Cestui Que Vie in […]

Certificate, Trial By

Definition of Certificate, Trial By A mode of trial which is now practically obsolete, where the fact in issue was a matter of special knowledge, e.g., a custom of the City of London. It is now replaced by reference to arbitration Browse You might be interested in these references tools: […]

Certified Copy

Definition of Certified Copy A copy of a document, signed and certified as a true copy by the officer to whose custody the original is entrusted, and admissible as evidence when the original would be admissible Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription […]

Certiorari

Definition of Certiorari A writ directed to an inferior Court of record, commanding it to certify to the King in the High Court of Justice some matter of a judicial character. It is used to remove civil causes or indictments from inferior Courts of record into the High Court, that they may be […]

Certum Est Quod Certum Reddi Potest

Definition of Certum Est Quod Certum Reddi Potest That which is capable of being made certain is to be treated as certain Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Certum Est Quod Certum Reddi Potest in the Dictionaries, Certum Est Quod Certum Reddi Potest […]

Cessante Ratione Legis, Cessat Ipsa Lex

Definition of Cessante Ratione Legis, Cessat Ipsa Lex The reason of the lav ceasing, the law itself ceases Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Cessante Ratione Legis, Cessat Ipsa Lex in the Dictionaries, Cessante Ratione Legis, Cessat Ipsa Lex in our […]

Cesaavit

Definition of Cesaavit An action for the recovery of land, where a man who hele land by rent or services, ceased to perform his services for two yearb Abolished by Real Property Limitation Act, 1833 Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Cesaavit in the […]

Cesser

Definition of Cesser The cesser of a term, annuity, etc., takes place when it determines or comes to an end. A proviso for cesser was a provision in a settlement creating a long term of years to secure a sum of money, that the term should determine when the objects of the trust were fulfilled; […]

Cesftio Bonorum

Definition of Cesftio Bonorum The surrender by a debtor of his property to his creditors in lieu ol execution against his body. It did not release the debtor from his debts if he afterwards acquired property from which he could pay them without leaving himself in want. (Roman law.) Browse You […]

Cession

Definition of Cession A mode of acquisition of territory. The transfer of territory by one State to another, under pressure of war or by arrangement Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Cession in the Dictionaries, Cession in our legal dictionaries, […]

Cestui Que Trust

Definition of Cestui Que Trust A person for whom another is trustee : a beneficiary Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Cestui Que Trust in the Dictionaries, Cestui Que Trust in our legal dictionaries, Related topics, Browse topics from the European […]

Cestui Que Use

Definition of Cestui Que Use A person to whose use or benefit lands or other hereditaments were held by another person ; cf. cestui que trust Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Cestui Que Use in the Dictionaries, Cestui Que Use in our legal […]

Ceorl

Definition of Ceorl A small freeholder or freeman. (Anglo-Saxon.) Cepi corpus. (I have taken the body.) When a writ of capias (q.v.) or attachment (q.v.) is directed to the sheriff for execution, if he has taken the defendant and has him in custody, he returns the writ together with an […]

Certificate

Definition of Certificate A statement in writing by a person having a public or official status concerning some matter within hie knowledge or authority Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Certificate in the Dictionaries, Certificate in our legal […]

Land Planning

Definition of Certificate, Land A certificate under the seal of the Land Registry containing a copy of the registered particulars of a certain piece of land Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Certificate, Land in the Dictionaries, Certificate, Land […]

Certificate Of Master

Definition of Certificate Of Master When a question in an action or suit in the Chancery Division is referred to chambers, as where accounts or inquiries are directed, the result of the proceedings is stated in the Master’s certificate, which is in the nature of a report to the Court Browse […]