“Brexit” is short for British Exit, coined for the British deciding to leave the European Union. Their exit from the union became official as of Jan. 31, 2020. But Brexit started on June 23, 2016, and the repercussions from this move are far from over. But before we get into that, and even more importantly […]
In the civil law. A union of fortunes; a lawful Roman marriage. Also, the Joining of several persons as parties to one action. In old English law, the term signified company or society. In the language of pleading, (as in the phrase per quod consortium amisit) it means the companionship or society of a wife. Bigaouette v. Paulet, 134 Mass. 123. 45 Am. Rep. 307; Lockwood v. Lockwood, 67 Minn. 476, 70 N. W. 7S4; Kelley v. Railroad Co., 108 Mass. 308, 46 N. E. 1063, 38 L. R- A. 631, 60 Am. St. Rep. 397.