Law articles on Wikipedia
social science or theory of law, see Jurisprudence. For a document passed by legislature, see statutory law. For other uses, see Law (disambiguation). "Legal"
Apr 19th 2017

Law (disambiguation)
passed by legislature. Law, LAW, laws, or LAWS may also refer to: Rule of law, the principle that restricts governmental authority Law (principle), universal
Jan 25th 2017

Common law
"Common-LawCommon Law" redirects here. For other uses, see Common law (disambiguation). Not to be confused with Jus commune. Not to be confused with English law. Not
Apr 22nd 2017

Criminal law
"Penal law" redirects here. For the historic British laws punishing nonconformists, see Penal law (British). "Criminal case" redirects here. For game,
Apr 21st 2017

International law
treaty law, law of sea, international criminal law, the laws of war or international humanitarian law, international human rights law, and refugee law. Private
Apr 11th 2017

Natural law
For other uses, see Natural law (disambiguation). Natural law (Latin: ius naturale, lex naturalis) is a philosophy that certain rights are inherent
Apr 25th 2017

Canon law
"Christian law" redirects here. For other types of religious law in Christianity, see Religious law § Christianity. Canon law is the body of laws and regulations
Mar 27th 2017

Law school
"College of Law" redirects here. For the English private teaching university, see The College of Law. "School of law" redirects here. For the ancient Chinese
Mar 17th 2017

A by-law (or bye-law) is a rule or law established by an organization or community to regulate itself, as allowed or provided for by some higher authority
Apr 20th 2017

Custom (law)
redirects here. For the ritual book, see Consuetudinary (book). Custom in law is the established pattern of behavior that can be objectively verified within
Jan 6th 2017

Admiralty law
Admiralty law or maritime law is a distinct body of law that governs maritime questions and offenses. It is a body of both domestic law governing maritime
Apr 4th 2017

Gauss' law
about Gauss' law concerning the electric field. For analogous law concerning different fields, see Gauss' law for magnetism and Gauss' law for gravity
Apr 19th 2017

Outline of law
guide to law: Law – is the set of rules and principles (laws) by which a society is governed, through enforcement by governmental authorities. Law is also
Apr 23rd 2017

English law
law (disambiguation). English law is the common law legal system governing England and Wales, comprising criminal law and civil law. English law
Apr 5th 2017

Law of the United States
Law of Hawaii Law of Idaho Law of Illinois Law of Indiana Law of Iowa Law of Kansas Law of Kentucky Law of Louisiana Law of Maine Law of Maryland Law
Apr 19th 2017

Georgetown Law
Georgetown-University-Law-CenterGeorgetown University Law Center (commonly referred to as Georgetown-Law-SchoolGeorgetown-LawGeorgetown Law School or Georgetown-LawGeorgetown Law) is one of the professional graduate schools of Georgetown
Mar 29th 2017

Law of India
Law of India refers to the system of law in modern India.India maintains a hybrid legal system with a mixture of civil,common law and customary or religious
Apr 11th 2017

Power law
Not to be confused with ForceForce (law). For other uses, see Power. In statistics, a power law is a functional relationship between two quantities, where
Apr 24th 2017

Statutory law
Statutory law or statute law is written law set down by a body of legislature or by a singular legislator (in the case of an absolute monarchy). This
Jan 1st 2017

Law of California
The law of California consists of several levels, including constitutional, statutory, and regulatory law, as well as case law. The California Codes form
Mar 2nd 2017

Law of France
private law in common law systems. This branch encompasses the fields of inheritance law, civil law, family law, property law, and contract law. Commercial
Mar 8th 2017

Rule of law
"Rule of Law" redirects here. For other uses, see Rule of Law (disambiguation). The rule of law is the legal principle that law should govern a nation
Apr 22nd 2017

Environmental law
For other uses, see Environmental-LawEnvironmental Law (disambiguation). Environmental law - or "environmental and natural resources law" - is a collective term describing
Apr 20th 2017

Entertainment law
entertainment law often involves questions of employment law, contract law, torts, labor law, bankruptcy law, immigration, securities law, security interests
Oct 4th 2016

Scots law
Scots Law, English law and Northern Irish law in areas such as property law, criminal law, trust law, inheritance law, evidence law and family law while
Apr 26th 2017

"Mother-in-law" redirects here. For the song, see Mother-in-Law (song). For the sandwich, see Mother-in-law (sandwich). A parent-in-law is a person who
Jan 28th 2017

Labour law
Labour law (also known as labor law or employment law) mediates the relationship between workers, employing entities, trade unions and the government.
Apr 20th 2017

University of Virginia School of Law
The University of Virginia School of Law (Virginia Law or UVA Law) was founded in Charlottesville in 1819 by Thomas Jefferson as one of the original subjects
Apr 14th 2017

Salic law
Salic law (/ˈsalᵻk/ or /ˈseɪlᵻk/; Latin: Lex Salica), or Salian Law, was the ancient Salian Frankish civil law code compiled around AD 500 by the first
Apr 18th 2017

Property law
Property law is the area of law that governs the various forms of ownership and tenancy in real property (land as distinct from personal or movable possessions)
Mar 6th 2017

Law firm
A law firm is a business entity formed by one or more lawyers to engage in the practice of law. The primary service rendered by a law firm is to advise
Apr 21st 2017

Law report
article is about law reports in general. For the law report published by the Incorporated Council of Law-ReportingLaw Reporting, see Law-ReportsLaw Reports. Law reports or reporters
Apr 19th 2017

Commercial law
Commercial law, also known as business law or corporate law, is the body of law that applies to the rights, relations, and conduct of persons and businesses
Apr 7th 2017

Law of Australia
The law of Australia comprises many levels of codified and uncodified forms of law. These include the Australian Constitution, legislation enacted by the
Apr 8th 2017

Roman law
Roman law is the legal system of ancient Rome, including Roman Military Jurisdiction and the legal developments spanning over a thousand years of jurisprudence
Apr 24th 2017

Law of Canada
The Canadian legal system has its foundation in the English common law system, inherited from being a former colony of the United Kingdom and later a
Apr 18th 2017

Agricultural law
Agricultural law, sometimes referred to as Law Ag Law, deals with law on Agricultural infrastructure, seed, water, fertilizer, pesticide, etc.; Law on agricultural
Apr 7th 2017

Administrative law
specific regulatory agenda. Administrative law is considered a branch of public law. As a body of law, administrative law deals with the decision-making of administrative
Apr 23rd 2017

Canon law of the Catholic Church
The canon law of the Catholic Church (Latin: jus canonicum) is the system of laws and legal principles made and enforced by the hierarchical authorities
Apr 13th 2017

Corporate law
Corporate law (also "company" or "corporations" law) is the practice or study of how shareholders, directors, employees, creditors, and other stakeholders
Apr 12th 2017

Law review
confused with Judicial review. A law review (or law journal) is a scholarly journal focusing on legal issues. In the US, law reviews are normally published
Apr 19th 2017

Law and economics
Law and economics or economic analysis of law is the application of economic theory (specifically microeconomic theory) to the analysis of law that begin
Apr 1st 2017

Constitutional law
Constitutional law is the body of law which defines the relationship of different entities within a state, namely, the executive, the legislature, and
Apr 24th 2017

Competition law
film, see Antitrust (film). For laws specific to the U.S., see United States antitrust law. Competition law is a law that promotes or seeks to maintain
Apr 19th 2017

Comparative law
world, including the common law, the civil law, socialist law, Canon law, Jewish Law, Islamic law, Hindu law, and Chinese law. It includes the description
Mar 28th 2017

Murphy's law
For other uses, see Murphy's law (disambiguation). Not to be confused with Muphry's law. Murphy's law is an adage or epigram that is typically stated as:
Apr 15th 2017

Law of the Netherlands
Netherlands is a civil law country. Its laws are written and the application of customary law is exceptional. The role of case law is small in theory, although
May 22nd 2016

Practice of law
confused with Legal practice. In its most general sense, the practice of law involves giving legal advice to clients, drafting legal documents for clients
Dec 19th 2016

Boyle's law
Boyle'sBoyle's law (sometimes referred to as the BoyleMariotte law, or Mariotte's law) is an experimental gas law that describes how the pressure of a gas tends
Apr 25th 2017

Law library
A law library is a library designed to assist law students, lawyers, judges and their law clerks, and anyone else who wishes to determine the state of
Feb 22nd 2017

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