Legal Articles

INSPECTION LAWS

These are the laws that allow authorised public officers to enter and to examine property to determine if there is any danger to public health.

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INTERNATIONAL LAW

the term given to the laws governing and determining the rights of independent nations during war or peace times.

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INCURRED

This means to bring upon yourself or to happen to your self.

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INDIRECT TAX

a tax that is not levied on the value of property but on another consideration.

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IN LIEU OF

a phrase that means to be instead of.

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IMPEACHMENT OF WITNESS

where the believability of a witness is questioned that is based on the testimony from other witnesses.

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ILLEGITIMATE CHILD

the term that describes a child born to parents who are not married.

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INADEQUATE REMEDY AT LAW

This applies to the judgement that is in someway defective and not clear or sufficient.

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INDIVIDUAL RETIREMENT ACCOUNT (IRA)

a plan for retirement where money is put aside in a tax free account.

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INTERLOCUTORY DECREE

the term given to a temporary determination or judgement that is made before or during determination.

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ILLEGAL CONSIDERATION

This term applies to an agreement or a contract that of carried out will be contrary to public interest.

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INTERNATIONAL BANKING

the term given to banking transactions from one country to another.

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INCIDENT AND APPURTENANT

a term that describes the things that happen when property or land is transferred.

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INCOGNITO

where a person hides their real identity or appears under an assumed name so as avoid being noticed.

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INSURANCE MARINE

This si the insurance that pays for any losses to a ship or its cargo during voyages.

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INTENTIONAL

This means a thing is done with reason and purpose.

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INSOLVENCY LAWS

the group of laws that will give the assets of an insolvent person or company to the creditor or creditors.

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INDIVIDUAL LIABILITY

the liability of a person and not the liability or obligation of a company to partnership.

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IMPERSONATE

the term that describes a person who is pretending to be someone else.

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INFIRMATIVE HYPOTHESIS

a theory that is used in trying criminal cases where a defendant’s innocence is assumed.

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