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40 terms
General Law - English
criminal
civil
plaintiff
defendent
anyone who has committed a criminal offence
pertaining to crimes against a person or persons
one who brings a court action against another
a person or party against whom a planitiff's allegations are…
criminal
anyone who has committed a criminal offence
civil
pertaining to crimes against a person or persons
13 terms
English Law
the glass ceiling
to have a lot of red tape
habeas corpus
to set a precedent
a barrier to advancement in a profession, especially affectin…
excessive bureaucracy
writs of habeas corpus are used to review the legality of som…
Establish a standard to be followed in the future
the glass ceiling
a barrier to advancement in a profession, especially affectin…
to have a lot of red tape
excessive bureaucracy
12 terms
Law english
Law
Criminal law
Contract law
Constitutional law
The enforceable body of rules that govern any society
Area of law that deals with crime, punishment, penalties
Area of law that deals with promises create legal rights
Body of law which includes legislation based on the constitut…
Law
The enforceable body of rules that govern any society
Criminal law
Area of law that deals with crime, punishment, penalties
15 terms
International law and english law
R v Keyn 1876-7
Mortensen v Peters 1906
Trendtex Trading v Central Bank of Nig…
R v Margaret Jones and Others 2007
to show the relationship between CIL and UK law in the contex…
to show the relationship between CIL and UK law in the contex…
to show the relationship between CIL and UK law in respect of…
to show whether CIL can be used as a defence to criminal char…
R v Keyn 1876-7
to show the relationship between CIL and UK law in the contex…
Mortensen v Peters 1906
to show the relationship between CIL and UK law in the contex…
27 terms
English Law
Where did democracy originally start?
William the Conqueror
King Henry II
Common Law
Greece: people came together to form assemblies and courts to…
-Invaded England and took the throne in 1066... -reigned from 10…
-ruled from 1154-1189... -created trial by jury... -used a jury of…
the legal system that unified England; reflected customs and…
Where did democracy originally start?
Greece: people came together to form assemblies and courts to…
William the Conqueror
-Invaded England and took the throne in 1066... -reigned from 10…
11 terms
English law
Border of proof (civil)
Standard of proof (civil)
Damages (civil)
Defendant (criminal)
Is on the claimant. The claimant has the obligation to prove…
On the balance of probabilities
The usual form of compensation
The accused. The defendant in criminal trials are prosecuted…
Border of proof (civil)
Is on the claimant. The claimant has the obligation to prove…
Standard of proof (civil)
On the balance of probabilities
52 terms
english - law
legal norm
law's provision
sanction
to violate
norma prawna
dyspozycja
sankcja
pogwałcić prawo
legal norm
norma prawna
law's provision
dyspozycja
14 terms
Law English
Presumption if innocence
Parole
Probation
Affidavit
無罪推定
假釋
保護管束
訴狀
Presumption if innocence
無罪推定
Parole
假釋
23 terms
English Law
Primary source of UK law
Primary legislation
Secondary legislation
Process of making primary legislation
Legislation that has gone through royal assent in parliament
- Laws made by parliament... - Human Rights Act 1998... - Companies…
- Made by bodies other than parliament - ministers, civil ser…
- FIRST READING - title presented... - SECOND READING - debate p…
Primary source of UK law
Legislation that has gone through royal assent in parliament
Primary legislation
- Laws made by parliament... - Human Rights Act 1998... - Companies…
202 terms
Law english
quash
set of law, law making
Royal Assent
Congress
supprimer, annuler, étouffeco
législation
Signature de la reine
Congrèr
quash
supprimer, annuler, étouffeco
set of law, law making
législation
522 terms
LAW ENFORCEMENT ENGLISH VOCABULARY
Abide
Abuse
Accessory
Accidental
Accept or act in accordance with (a rule, decision, or recomm…
cruel or inhumane treatment
someone who helps another person commit a crime
without intention (especially resulting from heedless action)
Abide
Accept or act in accordance with (a rule, decision, or recomm…
Abuse
cruel or inhumane treatment
10 terms
Law English p. 53
accused
innocent
guilty
jury
обвиняемый
невиновный
виновный
состав присяжных
accused
обвиняемый
innocent
невиновный
29 terms
English Law
Bankruptcy
Bankruptcy Administrator
Bench Trial
Bankruptcy Code
Being in the state of bankrupt (broke)
Role is to monitor the transactions between creditor and debt…
A bench trial is a trial by judge, as opposed to a trial by j…
is the set of federal laws that governs all bankruptcy cases
Bankruptcy
Being in the state of bankrupt (broke)
Bankruptcy Administrator
Role is to monitor the transactions between creditor and debt…
9 terms
Law English
Management structure
To implement
To conduct
Legal entity
Удирдлагын бүтэц
Хэргжүүлэх
Хөтөлж явуулах
Хуулийн этгээд
Management structure
Удирдлагын бүтэц
To implement
Хэргжүүлэх
28 terms
International Law and English Law
Monism (adoption)
Dualism (transformation)
Netherlands
USA
IL is already part of national law. Courts just apply it as i…
IL must be transformed/translated so there is a parallel dome…
Jurisdiction with strong monist stance
Jurisdiction where reaties are part of domestic law, on par w…
Monism (adoption)
IL is already part of national law. Courts just apply it as i…
Dualism (transformation)
IL must be transformed/translated so there is a parallel dome…
55 terms
English - Law
Your Honour!
Order! Order!
to allow/ to overrule an objection
to take legal advice
Euer Ehren!
Ruhe! Ruhe!
einem Einspruch stattgeben/ abweisen
juristischen Rat annehmen
Your Honour!
Euer Ehren!
Order! Order!
Ruhe! Ruhe!
13 terms
Law english
Plaintiff
Defendant
Affidavit
Charge of the jury
A person who brings a case against another in court of law
Person accused of a crime
Written statement confirmed by oath for use as evidence in co…
The judges instructions to the jury concerning the law that a…
Plaintiff
A person who brings a case against another in court of law
Defendant
Person accused of a crime
20 terms
Law english
to collar
to adress the meeting
to drug
to green
схватить, задержать, арестовать
обратиться с речью к собранию
подмешивать наркотик или яд в пищу
обманывать, мистифицировать
to collar
схватить, задержать, арестовать
to adress the meeting
обратиться с речью к собранию
15 terms
English law
Law
Jurist
Tort
Contracts
Fuero, precepto, jurisprudencia, regla, norma, Ley, justicia,…
Legista, jurista.
Agravio, ilícito civil
Encoger, contraerse, pactar,contratar, acortar, estrechar, co…
Law
Fuero, precepto, jurisprudencia, regla, norma, Ley, justicia,…
Jurist
Legista, jurista.
17 terms
English Law
Magna Carta
Parliament
Two houses of Parliament
William Duke of Normandy
Document created to limit the king's power
Legislative authority consisting of two houses
House of Commons and House of Lords
Invaded England and took over. End of feudalism, centralized…
Magna Carta
Document created to limit the king's power
Parliament
Legislative authority consisting of two houses
212 terms
English law
A Case
The law
A trial
A curriculum
Une affaire
La loi
Un procès
Un programme universitaire
A Case
Une affaire
The law
La loi
966 terms
English-Finnish Law Dictionary
acceptance
accident
accomplishment
account
hyväksyvä vastaus
tapaturma, vahinko
suoritus, aikaansaannos
selvitys
acceptance
hyväksyvä vastaus
accident
tapaturma, vahinko
34 terms
law English
Interpretation
body of law
case decisions
reasoning
解釈
法律自体のこと
訴訟判決
理由づけ
Interpretation
解釈
body of law
法律自体のこと
10 terms
English: law
Abjure
Judge
Jurisdiction
Jurist
To give up rights; to recant
A person chosen to interpret laws, decides on a winner or set…
The territory or land in which justice and laws are administe…
An expert in law
Abjure
To give up rights; to recant
Judge
A person chosen to interpret laws, decides on a winner or set…
22 terms
English Law
To be defined according to
To borrow much from
To follow this path
To come back to the roots
Быть определенным в соответствии с
Унаследовать от
Идти этим путем
Вернуться к своим корням
To be defined according to
Быть определенным в соответствии с
To borrow much from
Унаследовать от
13 terms
English Law
Absolutism
Balance of Power
Bill of Rights
Common Law
the acceptance of or belief in absolute principles in politic…
a situation in which nations of the world have roughly equal…
the first ten amendments to the US Constitution, ratified in…
the part of English law that is derived from custom and judic…
Absolutism
the acceptance of or belief in absolute principles in politic…
Balance of Power
a situation in which nations of the world have roughly equal…
57 terms
English | Law
Your honor
Order! Order!
to allow an objection
to take legal advice
Euer Ehren
Ruhe im Saal
Einen Einspruch eingeben
Juristischen Rat annehmen
Your honor
Euer Ehren
Order! Order!
Ruhe im Saal
20 terms
English law
Absolve
Acquittal
Circumstance
Corroborate
V. To pronounce clear of guilt; to pardon
N. Clearance from a charge
N. A condition or fact that determines the course of action
V. To confirm; to support
Absolve
V. To pronounce clear of guilt; to pardon
Acquittal
N. Clearance from a charge
41 terms
english law
literally
refer to
refer to the complaint to the tribunal
refer to the dispute to a court of law
doslovně
týkat se (čeho), vztahovat se k, zmiňovat se ... odkazovat na
předložit stížnost soudu
předložit spor soudu
literally
doslovně
refer to
týkat se (čeho), vztahovat se k, zmiňovat se ... odkazovat na
45 terms
English of law
Предназначаться 2
Предназначаться 1
Предназначаться 3
Управление юрид лицом
To be designed for
To be suited to
To be tailored to
Corporate governance
Предназначаться 2
To be designed for
Предназначаться 1
To be suited to
10 terms
English Law
What does Law have to do with business…
What are the origins of our laws
Importance of land
Precedent
Knowing when to pick up the phone and call your lawyer.
Anglo Saxon
Can be overstated
Are Judge cases, also known as an old decisions that you past…
What does Law have to do with business…
Knowing when to pick up the phone and call your lawyer.
What are the origins of our laws
Anglo Saxon
24 terms
Preps in English Law
be accused ..
be charged ..
be guilty... an offence
be liable ..
be accused of
be charged with
be guilty of
be liable for
be accused ..
be accused of
be charged ..
be charged with
8 terms
Maori Law/English Law
Maori Law/Maori Customary Law
What is Customary Law?
Tikanga Maori has 5 core principles
How did English Law start out?
Based on Tikanga Maori. Tikanga means the 'right way'. Involv…
Based on a body of rules developed by indigenous societies to…
Whanuaungatanga... Mana... Tapu... Untu... Kaitiakitanga ... These 5 princi…
When English law came to NZ it had a regimented system of law…
Maori Law/Maori Customary Law
Based on Tikanga Maori. Tikanga means the 'right way'. Involv…
What is Customary Law?
Based on a body of rules developed by indigenous societies to…
46 terms
English Law
Textbook pages
Why did citizens become unhappy with O…
Charles II was known as a
What changes did Charles II instill in…
...
Absolute monarchy-> military dictatorship, "fun-sucker"
Merry Monarch
Signed the Habeas Corpus, right to a speedy trial
Textbook pages
...
Why did citizens become unhappy with O…
Absolute monarchy-> military dictatorship, "fun-sucker"
24 terms
Law English 2 - criminal law
to blackmail
blackmail
hostage
kidnapping
erpressen
Erpressung
Geisel
Entführung
to blackmail
erpressen
blackmail
Erpressung
28 terms
English Contract Law
acceptance
assignment
alternative dispute resolution
consideration
one person's compliance with the terms of an offer made by an…
transfer of interests, rights or duties
this is usually known by the abbreviation 'ADR'. ADR is an al…
something of value given by one party, in return for the perf…
acceptance
one person's compliance with the terms of an offer made by an…
assignment
transfer of interests, rights or duties
38 terms
LAW ENGLISH - VIETNAMESE 1
National Assembly:
Session :
Legislature :
Decision:
Quốc hội:
Kỳ họp thứ:
Khóa:
Quyết định
National Assembly:
Quốc hội:
Session :
Kỳ họp thứ:
66 terms
law english (2, The law of contracts)
contract
agreement
obligation
party to the contract
договор
соглашение, согласие
обязательство
стороны по договору
contract
договор
agreement
соглашение, согласие
9 terms
English laws
Habeas corpus
English bill of rights
Petition of right
Absolute rule
Protected members of the parliament from arbitrary being put…
Officially makes england a limited constitutional monarchy pa…
Protected parliaments right to exist demanded and end to taxa…
Centralization of power in the hands of one monarch often com…
Habeas corpus
Protected members of the parliament from arbitrary being put…
English bill of rights
Officially makes england a limited constitutional monarchy pa…
English Laws
Tea act
Intolerable/Coercive act
Quebec act
Navigation acts
gave east India co a monopoly of trade of tea in america
made colonists pay for ruined tea and give up harbor, homes,…
gave govt to Quebec and land that was originally the colonists
divided trade between England and colonies
Tea act
gave east India co a monopoly of trade of tea in america
Intolerable/Coercive act
made colonists pay for ruined tea and give up harbor, homes,…
93 terms
English Law of Torts
Restitution
Lipkin Gorman v Karpnale
Grounds for restitution
Sempra Metals Ltd v ICR
The remedy available for unjustified enrichment. Extracts the…
Establishes Unjust Enrichment in English Law. ... Lawyer stealin…
Benefit transferred but the contract turns out to be illegal/…
The whole benefit gets given back with restitution, even if i…
Restitution
The remedy available for unjustified enrichment. Extracts the…
Lipkin Gorman v Karpnale
Establishes Unjust Enrichment in English Law. ... Lawyer stealin…
68 terms
Legal English 2 - Constitutional Law
accountability
adjudicate
amendment
ballot
odpowiedzialność
orzec, rozsądzić
poprawka
głosowanie (zwykle tajne)
accountability
odpowiedzialność
adjudicate
orzec, rozsądzić
74 terms
LAW ENGLISH I
the Commissioner for Citizens Rights
the Commissioner for Children Rights
the Supreme Chamber of Control
statute
rzecznik praw obywatelskich
rzecznik praw dziecka
Najwyższa Izba Kontroli
ustawa (sejm)
the Commissioner for Citizens Rights
rzecznik praw obywatelskich
the Commissioner for Children Rights
rzecznik praw dziecka
35 terms
English for Law Students. Europol
to facilitate
wite-collar crime
intellectual property
law enforcment
содействовать
беловоротничковое преступление
интеллектуальная собственность
правоприменение
to facilitate
содействовать
wite-collar crime
беловоротничковое преступление
25 terms
LAW BREAKERS (ENGLISH TO ENGLISH)
arsonist
shoplifter
mugger
offender
sets fire to property illegally
steals from shops while acting as an ordinary customer
attacks and robs people, often in the streets
is anyonr who breaks the law
arsonist
sets fire to property illegally
shoplifter
steals from shops while acting as an ordinary customer
286 terms
English Law Vocab
Separation of Powers
Legislative Branch/legislature
Executive Branch
Judicial Branch
Separation and division of powers and authorities between the…
Legislates/makes laws... (ex: Knesset in Israel, Congress in U.S.)
Government, executes government policy
Supervises the correct application of - and adherence to the…
Separation of Powers
Separation and division of powers and authorities between the…
Legislative Branch/legislature
Legislates/makes laws... (ex: Knesset in Israel, Congress in U.S.)
21 terms
Legal English 8 Property Law
conveyancer
easement
estate agent
freehold
prawnik sporządzający przeniesienie tytułu własności
służebność
agent nieruchomości
prawo własności
conveyancer
prawnik sporządzający przeniesienie tytułu własności
easement
służebność
52 terms
Legal English 13 Criminal Law
accomplice
assassination
assault
bail
wspólnik, współsprawca
zabójstwo, zamach
napaść
kaucja
accomplice
wspólnik, współsprawca
assassination
zabójstwo, zamach
278 terms
english law terms
abrogate
absolute privilege
accused
acquittal
Abolish; law made through the courts can be cancelled by an a…
A person has an exceptional right, immunity or exemption beca…
A person who has been charged with a criminal... offence
A fi nding of not guilty of an indictable offence... prosecuted…
abrogate
Abolish; law made through the courts can be cancelled by an a…
absolute privilege
A person has an exceptional right, immunity or exemption beca…
144 terms
Professional English in Use: Law
(court) injunction
to accede to sth.
to enact a law
to repeal a law
gerichtliche Verfuegung
etw. beitreten
ein Gesetz erlassen
ein Gesetz aufheben
(court) injunction
gerichtliche Verfuegung
to accede to sth.
etw. beitreten
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