Law

Bailment

Bailment

Bailment It occurs when an item or items is transferred to another party to be hold temporarily. It is the act of placing property in the custody and control of another, usually by agreement in which the holder (bailee) is responsible for the safekeeping and return of the property. Bailment refer.....

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Arbitration Process

Arbitration Process

Arbitration Arbitration is the process of having a dispute settled by a third and an independent’ party. It is the private, judicial determination of a dispute, by an independent third party. It is the process of bringing a business dispute before a disinterested third party for resolution. It.....

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Articles of Association

Articles of Association

Articles of Association Articles of Association are a document that specifies the regulations for a company’s operations and defines the company’s purpose. It contains the rules and regulations or bye-laws of the company. This is a document, which contains the rules and regulations .....

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Appellate Tribunal

Appellate Tribunal

Appellate Tribunal It is one of the income Tax Authorities to whom an assessee if dissatisfied by the order of an Appellate Asst. Commissioner may seek relief against that order (assessment). It is a special court or committee that is formed to reconsider a decision made by another court or commi.....

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Affidavit

Affidavit

Affidavit This is a written statement given on oath before a person of authority, such as a magistrate, a notary public, or a solicitor who has been appointed a commissioner for oaths. It is a written statement confirmed by oath or affirmation, for use as evidence in court. Any individual can off.....

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Adjudication

Adjudication

Adjudication This is an order given by the court declaring a person as an insolvent. It is carried out in various forms, but most commonly occurs in the court system. It offers the possibility of obtaining an enforceable decision in a very short period of time and at a fraction of the cost of li.....

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Doctrine of Basic Structure: History and Establishment

Doctrine of Basic Structure: History and Establishment

Doctrine of Basic Structure: History and Establishment Doctrine of basic structure is an Indian judicial principle that the Indian Constitution has certain ‘Basic Features’ that can’t be altered or destroyed through amendments by the Parliament. This doctrine applies only to Constitutional .....

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What is the International Court of Justice?

What is the International Court of Justice?

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) regulates disputes concerning human issues that are not related to just one country (humanitarian law and war crimes) as well as international disputes about things like borders and pollution. The Court has two functions: To settle, in accordance with int.....

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Crimes Against Humanity

Crimes Against Humanity

Crimes Against Humanity: Atrocious acts outside and beyond the laws and customs of war (conflict) which in nature and/or scale violate all standards of reasons, dignity, and human nature. Ex: Genocide / Terrorism. Crimes against humanity are criminal acts that target a group of people based on th.....

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Common Law

Common Law

Common Law: Common law (also known as case law or precedent) is law developed by judges through decisions of courts and similar tribunals (as opposed to statutes adopted through the legislative process or regulations issued by the executive branch. A “common law system” is a legal sys.....

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Divine Law

Divine Law

Divine Law is the concept that the right to rule derives from God and that kings are answerable for their actions to God alone. Ex: James I of Scotland. This is a law that is believed to come directly from God. Divine law is any law that is believed by religious adherents to come directly [&helli.....

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Property Law

Property Law

Property Law actually referred to as movable property, is anything other than land that can be the subject of ownership, including stocks, money, notes, Patents, and copyrights, as well as intangible property. It’s principles, policies, and rules by which disputes over property are to be re.....

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