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English Law (general) Translation Glossary

English term English translation
in line with its statutory remit according to the responsibilities assigned to it by law
Entered by: Abdelmonem Samir
"bearing the photograph" or "bearing the likeness"? bearing a photograph
"do away" (with a road) take a road out of service/decommission
"Occupier" in Ireland birth certificate Category of the birth informant (the house resident or the hospital chief resident officer)
Entered by: Erich Ekoputra
"rules of law" legal precepts
Entered by: airmailrpl
(Declaration) Order The effect of this order is to declare...
(to) rely on the record bases its decision on the information contained in the official court documents (records)
Entered by: Michael Powers (PhD)
, which CANSO supports. either "initiative" or "harmonisation and coordination of efforts"
Entered by: Charles Davis
...may vote subject to challenge. their right to vote may be questioned (they may not have the right to vote)
Entered by: Yvonne Gallagher
...served on... legally compelled to do so
1-year carry-in warranty - customer must bring the item back to a service center
30 from date of shipment 30 days after shipment
A jury was waived both parties renounced their right to demand a jury trial
Entered by: Mohammad Ghaffari
a laboratory access letter access for making copies
a sentence. A clearer version
account to inform
accountability an obligation or willingness to accept responsibility or to account for one's actions
Entered by: NGK
acquittal at the end of all the evidence found (determined) to be not guilty after all the evidence is presented
Entered by: Michael Powers (PhD)
act vs. statute further comment
action measures taken, steps taken
Entered by: airmailrpl
administration day-to-day running/recapitalisation/disposition (of business)
Entered by: Yvonne Gallagher
advocate lawyer, when representing someone
affiant [pronunciation] Normally stressed on the second syllable: uh - FEYE - unt [second syllable rhymes with the word \"eye\" and the word as a whole rhymes with \"defiant\"]
Entered by: Robert Forstag
against the constitutionality of laws can be judicially reviewed
All trademarks acknowledged. all trademarks mentioned in the text belong to their corresponding owners
Am I off (out) in left field? Am I completely off base / off the mark / Have I completely misunderstood?
antitrust anti monopolies
antonym of rejection upholding
Any courtesies extended to her will be greatly appreciated please go out of your way to treat her well.
any proposed sale in lieu thereof any sale proposed as an alternative to formally using the eminent domain power
AO Administrative Office
Entered by: Tsogt Gombosuren
application of the purchase money purchaser will not be obligated to become involved in the administation of the usage of the money originating from the purchase
Entered by: airmailrpl
arms length dealing business dealings that are conducted under market terms
Entered by: Marian Greenfield
arrangements in the nature and extent of the judicial powers distributions / attributions of authority and mandate
Entered by: Johanne Bouthillier
Article or article? Article (with capital A)
as a matter of routine as something that is generally (regularly, usually) done
Entered by: Michael Powers (PhD)
as permitted by the relative agreement as licensee represents which licensee, as a representative of licensor,
at the date of termination as at = by / up to and including (before and on)
at... page number
Auth. authentication
Entered by: airmailrpl
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