rules made by state and federal administrative agencies.
law that includes principles that are expressed for the first time in court decisions.
the body of unwritten principles originally based upon the usages and custom of the community that were recognized and enforced by the courts.
a body of principles that establishes the structure of a government and the relationship of the government to the people who are governed.
an obligation of law imposed on a person to perform or refrain from performing a certain act.
the body of principles that originally developed because of the inadequacy of the rules then applied by the common law courts of England.
the order or pattern of rules that society establishes to govern the conduct of individuals and the relationship among them.
a decision of a court that stands as the law for a particular problem in the future.
the rules and regulations parties agree to as part of their contractual relationships.
the law that must be followed in enforcing rights and liabilities.
right of privacy
the right to be free from unreasonable intrusion by others.
legal capacity to require another person to perform or refrain from an action.
"let the decision stand" , the principle that the decision of a court should serve as a guide or precedent and control the decision of a similar case in the future.
legislative acts declaring, commanding, or prohibiting something.
the law that defines rights and liabilities.