Qualified Majority Voting

Qualified Majority Voting in Europe Description of Qualified majority voting (QMV) The Concise Encyclopedia of the European Union describes qualified majority voting (qmv) in the following terms: [1] Designed by the Treaty of Rome to be the principal method of reaching decisions in the […]

Qualification Directive

Qualification Directive in Europe Qualification Directive in the Context of Asylum Law A component of the Common European Asylum System. It establishes common grounds to grant international protection and therefore refers to both refugee status and subsidiary protection. The original directive […]

Banana War

Banana War in Europe Description of Banana war The Concise Encyclopedia of the European Union describes banana war in the following terms: [1] The EU gives advantageous trade terms to banana growers in the former dependencies (mainly in the Caribbean) of its member states. In the late […]

Quality of Services

Quality of Services in Europe Policy on quality of services in relation to the E.U. Services Directive The following is an examination of policy on quality of services regarding the European Union Servicies Directive [1]: Policy on quality of services: Quality of Services Article 26 […]

Quo Minus

Definition of Quo Minus By which the less. The initial words of the writ by means of which the Cpurt of Exchequer obtained its extended jurisdiction. It permitted the plaintiff to plead that he was a debtor of the King, and by reason of the cause of action pleaded he had become less able to […]

Quo Warranto

Definition of Quo Warranto By what authority. A high prerogative writ by the Crown against one who claims or usurps any office, franchise or 1 iberty t to inquire by what authority he supports his claim. It lies also in cases of non-user, or mis-user, of a franchise, or where any public trust […]

Quoad Hoc

Definition of Quoad Hoc Regarding this Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Quoad Hoc in the Dictionaries, Quoad Hoc in our legal dictionaries, Related topics, Browse topics from the European Encyclopedia of Law, Browse the Legal Thesaurus, Find […]

Quod Non Apparet Non Est

Definition of Quod Non Apparet Non Est That which does not appear does not exist Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Quod Non Apparet Non Est in the Dictionaries, Quod Non Apparet Non Est in our legal dictionaries, Related topics, Browse topics from […]

Quod Nullius Est, Est Domini Regis

Definition of Quod Nullius Est, Est Domini Regis That which is the property of nobody, belongs to our Lord the King Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Quod Nullius Est, Est Domini Regis in the Dictionaries, Quod Nullius Est, Est Domini Regis in our […]

Quod Per Me Non Possum, Nee Per Alium

Definition of Quod Per Me Non Possum, Nee Per Alium What I cannot do in person, I cannot do by proxy Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Quod Per Me Non Possum, Nee Per Alium in the Dictionaries, Quod Per Me Non Possum, Nee Per Alium in our legal […]

Quorum

Definition of Quorum Of whom. The minimum number of persons which constitutes a valid formal meeting Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Quorum in the Dictionaries, Quorum in our legal dictionaries, Related topics, Browse topics from the European […]

Quoties In Verbis Nulla Est Ambiguitas Ibi Nulla Expositio Contra Verba Expressa Fienda Est

Definition of Quoties In Verbis Nulla Est Ambiguitas Ibi Nulla Expositio Contra Verba Expressa Fienda Est When in the words there is no ambiguity, then no interpretation contrary to the actual words is to be adopted Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription […]

Quo Ligatur, Eo Dissolvitur

Definition of Quo Ligatur, Eo Dissolvitur Whatsoever binds can also release Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Quo Ligatur, Eo Dissolvitur in the Dictionaries, Quo Ligatur, Eo Dissolvitur in our legal dictionaries, Related topics, Browse topics from […]

Qui Vult Decipi Decipiatur

Definition of Qui Vult Decipi Decipiatur If a man wants to be deceived, then let him be deceived Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Qui Vult Decipi Decipiatur in the Dictionaries, Qui Vult Decipi Decipiatur in our legal dictionaries, Related topics, […]

Quia

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

Quia Emp Tores

Definition of Quia Emp Tores Because purchasers. The statute 18 Eclw. 1, c. 1 the Statute of Westminster III which commences with these words. It enacted that every freeman shall be at liberty to sell his lands, but that the purchaser shall hold them of the chief lord and not of his feoffor. […]

Quia Timet

Definition of Quia Timet Because he fears. See HiU quia timet Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Quia Timet in the Dictionaries, Quia Timet in our legal dictionaries, Related topics, Browse topics from the European Encyclopedia of Law, Browse the […]

Quern Redditum Redd It

Definition of Quern Redditum Redd It A real action by which the grantee of a rent could compel the tenants of the land out of which the rent issued to attorn to him Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Quern Redditum Redd It in the Dictionaries, Quern […]

Quicquid Plantatur Solo, Solo Oedit

Definition of Quicquid Plantatur Solo, Solo Oedit Whatever is affixed to the soil belongs to the soil Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Quicquid Plantatur Solo, Solo Oedit in the Dictionaries, Quicquid Plantatur Solo, Solo Oedit in our legal […]

Querela

Definition of Querela Any civil ‘proceeding in any Court. See Audita qucrela Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Querela in the Dictionaries, Querela in our legal dictionaries, Related topics, Browse topics from the European Encyclopedia of Law, […]

Qui Facit Per Alium Facit Per Se

Definition of Qui Facit Per Alium Facit Per Se He who acts through another is deemed to act in person Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Qui Facit Per Alium Facit Per Se in the Dictionaries, Qui Facit Per Alium Facit Per Se in our legal dictionaries, […]

Quid Pro Quo

Definition of Quid Pro Quo Something for something. Consideration (q.v.) Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Quid Pro Quo in the Dictionaries, Quid Pro Quo in our legal dictionaries, Related topics, Browse topics from the European Encyclopedia of […]

Qui Haeret In Htera Haeret In Cortice

Definition of Qui Haeret In Htera Haeret In Cortice He who sticks in the letter sticks in the bark, i. e., does not get at the substance or the meaning Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Qui Haeret In Htera Haeret In Cortice in the Dictionaries, Qui […]

Quietare

Definition of Quietare To quit, discharge or save harmless Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Quietare in the Dictionaries, Quietare in our legal dictionaries, Related topics, Browse topics from the European Encyclopedia of Law, Browse the Legal […]

Qui Jure Suo Utitur Neminem Laedit

Definition of Qui Jure Suo Utitur Neminem Laedit He who exercises his legal right inflicts upon no one any injury Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Qui Jure Suo Utitur Neminem Laedit in the Dictionaries, Qui Jure Suo Utitur Neminem Laedit in our […]

Quietus

Definition of Quietus A discharge granted by the Crown or its officer to a person indebted to the Crown, e.g., an accountant or sheriff Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Quietus in the Dictionaries, Quietus in our legal dictionaries, Related […]

Quietus Redditus

Definition of Quietus Redditus Quit-rent. See Itent Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Quietus Redditus in the Dictionaries, Quietus Redditus in our legal dictionaries, Related topics, Browse topics from the European Encyclopedia of Law, Browse the […]

Qui Omne Dicit Nihil Excludit

Definition of Qui Omne Dicit Nihil Excludit He who says everything, excludes nothing Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Qui Omne Dicit Nihil Excludit in the Dictionaries, Qui Omne Dicit Nihil Excludit in our legal dictionaries, Related topics, […]

Quinn V. Leathern

Definition of Quinn V. Leathern ([1901] A. C. 495). If a party by unlawful means induces another not to enter into a contract with the plaintiff, whereby he rs injured, the plaintiff has a cause of action against him.The respondent was a wholesale butcher ; the appellant was a trade union […]

Qui Prior Est Tern Pore Pot I Or Est Jure

Definition of Qui Prior Est Tern Pore Pot I Or Est Jure He who is first in time has the strongest claim in law Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Qui Prior Est Tern Pore Pot I Or Est Jure in the Dictionaries, Qui Prior Est Tern Pore Pot I Or Est Jure […]

Quit Rent

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

Quittance

Definition of Quittance An acquittance (q.v.) Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Quittance in the Dictionaries, Quittance in our legal dictionaries, Related topics, Browse topics from the European Encyclopedia of Law, Browse the Legal Thesaurus, […]

Qui Tacet Consentire Videtur

Definition of Qui Tacet Consentire Videtur He who is silent is deemed to consent Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Qui Tacet Consentire Videtur in the Dictionaries, Qui Tacet Consentire Videtur in our legal dictionaries, Related topics, Browse […]

Quasi-entail

Definition of Quasi-entail This exists when an estate pur autre vie is limited to a person and the heirs of his body Browse You might be interested in these references tools: ResourceDescription Quasi-entail in the Dictionaries, Quasi-entail in our legal dictionaries, Related topics, Browse […]