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20 terms
LEGAL
TORT
CONSENT
NEGLIGENCE
DEFAMATION
A tort, in common law jurisdictions, is a civil wrong that un…
Permission for something to happen or agreement to do somethi…
Failure to take proper care over something.
The action of damaging the good reputation of someone; slande…
TORT
A tort, in common law jurisdictions, is a civil wrong that un…
CONSENT
Permission for something to happen or agreement to do somethi…
Legal
Bicameral
Bill
Constitutional Monarchy
Crown
A parliament with an upper and lower house. Refers to two hou…
A proposed law to be considered by parliament.
The head of State is a monarch, or sovereign, who is governed…
The Authority of the monarch represented by the Governor or G…
Bicameral
A parliament with an upper and lower house. Refers to two hou…
Bill
A proposed law to be considered by parliament.
29 terms
LEGAL
verbal, written, physical(implied)
patient's bill of rights
verbal, observed, written
HIPPA
types of consent
Principles developed in 1973 by the American hospital associa…
what type of patient info must you keep to yourself?
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
verbal, written, physical(implied)
types of consent
patient's bill of rights
Principles developed in 1973 by the American hospital associa…
20 terms
Legal
Why is it important for us to know abo…
What is a Law?
What is Morality?
What is the difference between law and…
- Protect yourself... - Know your rights
A law is a RULE/REGULATION, RIGHT/PRIVILEGE given by a SOVERE…
An individual's or society's idea of what is right or wrong.
Morality:... - Doesn't come from a sovereign body ... - Isn't backe…
Why is it important for us to know abo…
- Protect yourself... - Know your rights
What is a Law?
A law is a RULE/REGULATION, RIGHT/PRIVILEGE given by a SOVERE…
18 terms
Legal Latin
ad hoc
et alii
et cetera
exempli gratia (e.g.)
for this (temporary) purpose
and others
and so forth
for example
ad hoc
for this (temporary) purpose
et alii
and others
17 terms
Legal Terms
Eyewitness
Expert witness
Two Main Roles of A Forensic Scientist
Self-incrimination
A person who directly observes an event
A person trained in a field of study and recognized as an exp…
Analyze physical evidence and provide expert testimony in court
The act of exposing oneself to a crime
Eyewitness
A person who directly observes an event
Expert witness
A person trained in a field of study and recognized as an exp…
Legal Terms
Infrigement
bench trial
Plaintiff
Miranda warning
(n) violation, contravention; (n) the action of undermining s…
A trial in which the judge alone hears the case
One who begins a lawsuit
A series of statements informing criminal suspects, on their…
Infrigement
(n) violation, contravention; (n) the action of undermining s…
bench trial
A trial in which the judge alone hears the case
25 terms
legal terms_arrest
crime
police officers
investigate
witness
something someone does that breaks the criminal law
their job is to be caretakers of the government law, make sur…
to find out what happened
a person who sees or hears anything that helps the Court to d…
crime
something someone does that breaks the criminal law
police officers
their job is to be caretakers of the government law, make sur…
legal studies
legal studies
Appeal
Arbitration
Balance of probabilities
Area of study 2, The civil law in action
when a party to a dispute heard by a court takes the matter t…
when a third party ( the arbitrator ) decides a case, but onl…
the standard of proof in a civil case
legal studies
Area of study 2, The civil law in action
Appeal
when a party to a dispute heard by a court takes the matter t…
15 terms
Legal Agreements
contract
intent
offer
acceptance
A binding agreement between two or more persons that is enfor…
intention or purpose
A proposal by one party to another intended to create a legal…
Agreeing to the terms of an offer to enter into a contract, t…
contract
A binding agreement between two or more persons that is enfor…
intent
intention or purpose
60 terms
Legal profession
challenging
fulfilling
educative
tiring
...
...
...
challenging
fulfilling
...
10 terms
Legal vocabulary
court of law
judge
jury
summons
a place where people can resolve disputes relating to law
a person chosen to interpret laws or settle a controversy
a group of citizens chosen to hear evidence and make a decisi…
a notice to appear in court
court of law
a place where people can resolve disputes relating to law
judge
a person chosen to interpret laws or settle a controversy
16 terms
Legal English 1
affidavit
answer
brief
complaint
sworn written statement, made before an official
principal pleading by a defendant in response to a complaint
document containing the details about a court case
The pleading made by a plaintiff alleging wrongdoing on the p…
affidavit
sworn written statement, made before an official
answer
principal pleading by a defendant in response to a complaint
18 terms
Basic Legal Concepts
Law
Values
Rules
Customs
A set of rules imposed on all members of a community which ar…
Principles, standards or qualities considered worthwhile or d…
Regulations or principles governing procedure or controlling…
Collective habits or traditions that have developed in a soci…
Law
A set of rules imposed on all members of a community which ar…
Values
Principles, standards or qualities considered worthwhile or d…
31 terms
Legal Vocabulary
acquit
affidavit
alibi
allegation
to find not guilty
written statement made under oath (for use as proof in a cour…
A claim to have been somewhere else when a crime was committed
Formal accusation that is unproven and needs to be proven
acquit
to find not guilty
affidavit
written statement made under oath (for use as proof in a cour…
1,004 terms
Legal Terminology
Action
Action at Common Law
Action at Law
Adversary
A judicial or administrative proceeding for the enforcement o…
A lawsuit governed by the common law rather than by statutes.
A lawsuit brought in a court of law as opposed to a court of…
1. An opponent; an enemy. 2. The opposite party in a lawsuit.
Action
A judicial or administrative proceeding for the enforcement o…
Action at Common Law
A lawsuit governed by the common law rather than by statutes.
16 terms
Legal Terms
Acquittal
Appeal
Arraignment
Conviction
A legal determination that a person who has been charged with…
A request for a higher court to review a decision made by a l…
When the accused is brought before the court to hear the char…
The result of a criminal trial in which a person is found gui…
Acquittal
A legal determination that a person who has been charged with…
Appeal
A request for a higher court to review a decision made by a l…
25 terms
Legal Definitions
1st Degree Murder
2nd Degree Murder
Obstruction of Justice
Provocation
-death of human being (multiple or someone from government/la…
-death of human being... -malice (mean)... -premeditation (planning…
-interferes with the work of law officials... -it is done consci…
immediate reaction to dramatic provocation (make someone anno…
1st Degree Murder
-death of human being (multiple or someone from government/la…
2nd Degree Murder
-death of human being... -malice (mean)... -premeditation (planning…
15 terms
Legal Terms
affidavit
annul
arson
counterfeit
A sworn written statement
Make void or null, cancel, abolish (usually of laws or other…
illegal burning of property
fake; false
affidavit
A sworn written statement
annul
Make void or null, cancel, abolish (usually of laws or other…
12 terms
Legal Words
Democracy
Law
Legal
a system of government by the whole population or all the eli…
the system of rules which a particular country or community r…
relating to the law.
Democracy
a system of government by the whole population or all the eli…
Law
the system of rules which a particular country or community r…
26 terms
Legal Vocabulary
perpetually
insulate
liability
perpetrate
everlastingly, for all time.
place or set apart
being legally responsible for something
carry out or commit (a harmful, illegal, or immoral action)
perpetually
everlastingly, for all time.
insulate
place or set apart
74 terms
Legal Studies Unit 2 Revision
doctrine of precedent
Persuasive precedent
out-of-court settlement
civil remedy
doctrine that requires a court to follow the law established…
A common law precedent that may be used by a court in reachin…
An out-of-court agreement reached by the plaintiff and the de…
An outcome of a civil dispute awarded by the court to the suc…
doctrine of precedent
doctrine that requires a court to follow the law established…
Persuasive precedent
A common law precedent that may be used by a court in reachin…
29 terms
Legal terms
embezzlement
fraud
theft
to seal - stole - stolen
sikkasztás
csalás
lopás
lop
embezzlement
sikkasztás
fraud
csalás
87 terms
legal english
to obey the law
legal persons
legal entities
to abuse the law
подчиняться закону
физические лица
юридические лица
злоупотреблять законом
to obey the law
подчиняться закону
legal persons
физические лица
6 terms
Legal Regulations
Legal Regulations
Compliance costs
Work Health and Safety (WHS)
Training and development
A signficiant external factor that affects the operations fun…
the expenses associated with meeting the requirements of lega…
Safe and healthy working conditions require that employees be…
the use and application pof technology and in the appropriate…
Legal Regulations
A signficiant external factor that affects the operations fun…
Compliance costs
the expenses associated with meeting the requirements of lega…
9 terms
Legal relevance
Legal relevance
Probative value
Unfair prejudice
Judicial notice
Evidence is legally relevant where its probative value substa…
Greater than any potentially prejudicial effect; may also be…
1. Emotionally disturbing, creating a desire to punish; or... 2…
Adjudicative facts may be recognized as true without need for…
Legal relevance
Evidence is legally relevant where its probative value substa…
Probative value
Greater than any potentially prejudicial effect; may also be…
9 terms
Legal 5
recovery
sufficient
exceed
For the avoidance of doubt
debt recovery. 1. взыскание в судебном порядке
достаточный
превышать
во избежание сомнений
recovery
debt recovery. 1. взыскание в судебном порядке
sufficient
достаточный
10 terms
Legal 3
compliance
in compliance with
to deduct
Receivables
соблюдение. соответствие
в соответствии с
вычитать
дебиторская задолженность
compliance
соблюдение. соответствие
in compliance with
в соответствии с
10 terms
Legal 4
contrary
to evaluate
demand
Legitimate
Claim is contrary to the numerous provisions of the Contract.…
to evaluate the demands stated in the Letter. 1. оценить 2. о…
1. требовать 2. требование
Legitimation of his demand. 1. законный, соответствующий зако…
contrary
Claim is contrary to the numerous provisions of the Contract.…
to evaluate
to evaluate the demands stated in the Letter. 1. оценить 2. о…
15 terms
Legal stuff
barrister
manslaughter
charged with shoplifting
rape
адвокат в суде
Непреднамеренное убийство
обвиненный в магазинной краже
изнасилование
barrister
адвокат в суде
manslaughter
Непреднамеренное убийство
44 terms
Legal profession
challenging
fulfilling
educative
tiring
...
...
...
challenging
fulfilling
...
25 terms
Legal English
arrest
detain
accuse of
charge with
zatknúť
zadržať
obviniť z
obivniť z
arrest
zatknúť
detain
zadržať
35 terms
Legal & Ethical
legal
criminal law
civil law
tort
responsibilities that are authorized or based on law
behavior known as crime, wrongs against a person, property, o…
legal relationships between people and the protection of a pe…
wrongful act that does not involve a contract
legal
responsibilities that are authorized or based on law
criminal law
behavior known as crime, wrongs against a person, property, o…
13 terms
Legal Matters
law school
enter
set bail
legal teams
law school
enter
63 terms
Legal Studies
Criminal Law
Civil Law
Consumer Law
Environmental Law
A crime is an offence against the state or the whole communit…
Involves private disputes between individuals based on torts.…
Protects the rights of consumers in the purchase of goods ans…
Laws that are aimed at protecting the environment for future…
Criminal Law
A crime is an offence against the state or the whole communit…
Civil Law
Involves private disputes between individuals based on torts.…
62 terms
Legal English
To obey the law
Legal person
Legal entitie
To abuse the law
Подчиняться закону
Физическое лицо
Юридическое лицо
Нарушать закон
To obey the law
Подчиняться закону
Legal person
Физическое лицо
17 terms
Legal talk
court
judge
magistrate
fine
penalty - pay money for doing something wrong
court
judge
21 terms
Legal Definintion
Arraignment
Direct examination
Court
Criminal case
A proceeding in which a person accused of committing a crime…
The initial questioning of any witness by the attorney who ca…
An agency of government authorized to resolve legal disputes.…
A case prosecuted by the government, on behalf of society at…
Arraignment
A proceeding in which a person accused of committing a crime…
Direct examination
The initial questioning of any witness by the attorney who ca…
21 terms
Legal Actions
отменять, аннулировать правило
отменять осуждение за преступление
обходить закон
преступать закон
The rule has been abrogated by mutual consent.
quash/overturn/overrule a conviction
bend a law
contravene a law
отменять, аннулировать правило
The rule has been abrogated by mutual consent.
отменять осуждение за преступление
quash/overturn/overrule a conviction
10 terms
Legal English
dispute
agreement
plaintiff
precedent
spór
umowa
powód
precedens
dispute
spór
agreement
umowa
10 terms
Legal Issues
Litigation
Defamation of character
Slander
Libel
Proceedings in a court of law such as a lawsuit
Any spoken or written statements that are untrue, harmful and…
Spoken statement that is untrue, harmful and malicious
Written statement that is untrue, harmful and malicious
Litigation
Proceedings in a court of law such as a lawsuit
Defamation of character
Any spoken or written statements that are untrue, harmful and…
87 terms
Legal English_basic vocab
to obey the law
legal persons
legal entities
to abuse the law
подчиняться закону
...
...
...
to obey the law
подчиняться закону
legal persons
...
69 terms
Legal English
to obey the law
legal persons
legal entities
do an offence
подчиняться закону
юридические лица
юридические лица
совершать правонарушение
to obey the law
подчиняться закону
legal persons
юридические лица
15 terms
LEGAL TERMS
Law
Justice
Lawyer
Judge
An official rule of a country or state that says what people…
The maintenance or administration of what is just especially…
A person whose profession is to conduct lawsuits for clients…
An officer serving under the Judge advocate general.
Law
An official rule of a country or state that says what people…
Justice
The maintenance or administration of what is just especially…
11 terms
Legal Vocab
Court
Adversary process
Jurisdiction
Parties
an agency of government authorized to resolve legal disputes.…
The method courts use to resolve disputes. Through the advers…
(1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a certa…
The plaintiff's and defendants in a lawsuit.
Court
an agency of government authorized to resolve legal disputes.…
Adversary process
The method courts use to resolve disputes. Through the advers…
15 terms
Legal Terms
Abortion
Absolute Defense
Absolute Liability
Abstract
The act of ending a pregnancy.
A defense that is good against everyone, including a holder i…
Liability for an act that causes harm without regard to fault…
To copy in abbreviated for the meaningful parts of an instrum…
Abortion
The act of ending a pregnancy.
Absolute Defense
A defense that is good against everyone, including a holder i…
Legal Terms
affidavit
defendant
perjury
annul
a written declaration upon oath made before an authorized off…
a person, company, etc., against whom a claim or a charge
the willful giving of false testimony under oath or affirmation
to make void or null
affidavit
a written declaration upon oath made before an authorized off…
defendant
a person, company, etc., against whom a claim or a charge
154 terms
Legal Terms
abatement
abrogation
acceptance
accommodation
reduction, termination
annulment of a former law by act of legislative body, by cons…
in contract law, consent to abide by the terms of an offer; t…
arrangement made as a favor to another rather than for consid…
abatement
reduction, termination
abrogation
annulment of a former law by act of legislative body, by cons…
legal terms
affidavit
defendant
perjury
annul
a written declaration upon oath made before authorized official
a person or company against whom a claim or charge is taken t…
the willful giving of false testimony under oath or affirmation
to make void or cancel
affidavit
a written declaration upon oath made before authorized official
defendant
a person or company against whom a claim or charge is taken t…
LEGAL TERMS
affidavit
defendant
perjury
annul
a written declaration(n)
a person, company, etc., against whom a claim or charge is br…
the willing giving of false testimony(n)
especially of laws or other established rules, usages(v)
affidavit
a written declaration(n)
defendant
a person, company, etc., against whom a claim or charge is br…
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