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Garaging Location

The place where a car is usually stored, such as a home’s garage, when it is not in use.

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Gap Insurance

Also called Loan/Lease Payoff Coverage, Gap Insurance covers the difference between how much an insurer will pay on a lost, stolen, or totalled vehicle, and how much the insured person still owes on the vehicle.

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GENERAL DEVISE

a term given to the gift that is given in a will that is limited to real estate but can include property also.

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GAG ORDER

an order given by a court that restricts any information that is about a case that is pending.

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GROUND OF ACTION

This term applies to the basis of the law suit and the facts that it involves.

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GOOD REPUTE

This term is given to a person with a good reputation and known to honest, true and forthright.

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GOVERNMENTAL AGENCY

an organisation that is created to carry out a function of government. See appendix.

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GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE

federal agency that is headed by a person called the comptroller general who is responsible for auditing and accounting for the funds of the US government.

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GUARANTEED ANNUAL WAGE

a labour agreement where the employer has agreed to pay an employee a sum of money each year.

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GENERAL ASSETS

This term applies to the money and property available and the assets in hand that can be used to pay an outstanding debt.

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GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION

the name of a federal government agency that looks after the housekeeping for the government and supplies all of the agencies and bureaus with their different needs.

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GUN CONTROL LAW

the law that regulates the selling of firearms.

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GRADES OF CRIME

how crimes are sorted out according to their severity.

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GENERAL RETAINER

the money given to an attorney to hire him for a period of time. It won’t matter how much or how little work they do during this time.

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GENERAL ASSUMPSIT

a lawsuit that is based on an implied promise to pay debt.

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GUEST STATUTE

This laws is seen in some states where a passenger in a friends car cannot sue to driver for an accident unless unusual negligence is the cause.

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GIFTS INTER VIVOS

a Latin phrase meaning gifts between living people.

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GOVERNMENT DE JURE

This term is applied to the true and lawful government as opposed to one with a dictator.

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GOING AND COMING RULE

the rule dealing with the right of an employee to compensation for accidents when travelling to and from work.

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GROUND FOR DIVORCE

These are the legal causes that allow a divorce to take place and differ in each state.

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