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Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist Property Damage Coverage

Auto insurance that covers damage to the insured vehicle when an accident is caused by another driver who has insufficient insurance to cover the damage him or herself.

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UNABLE TO STAND TRIAL

the term that describes a person who is unable to defend himself in court as he is suffering from ill health or a mental incapacity.

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UNLAWFUL DETAINER

This occurs where property once legally possessed is continued to be possessed when the rights have ended.

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UNIVERSAL PARTNERSHIP

a partnership where each person gives all of his property to the partnership.

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UNAVOIDABLE CASUALTY

the term given to an injury that has occurred even after all due care and diligence was practiced.

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UNMARRIED

a term that means a person is not yet married.

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UNREASONABLE SEIZURE

This means to take property when you have no right to do so.

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UNCONDITIONAL DISCHARGE

This phrase relates to a suspended sentence that has no conditions or terms attached by the court.

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UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

the name that is given to the union of all of the states under the US Constitution where government control is vested in the people of the states.

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UNDISCLOSED PRINCIPAL

the person that an agent carries out transactions for and doesn’t reveal his identity.

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UNITED STATES COMMISSIONER

the officer of the federal district court who brings to court people accused of federal offenses.

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UNREASONABLE RESTRAINT OF TRADE

These are the practices that will interfere or do away with a free trade.

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UNDERTAKE

This means to guarantee, to engage in, set about to do, to promise and to perform.

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UNANIMOUS VERDICT

the term that is given to the verdict where all of the jurors have agreed.

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UNIFORM CONSUMER CREDIT CODE (UCCC)

These are the laws that are uniform and have been adopted by some states in order to increase consumer understanding about credit.

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UNDERCOVER MAN

person who is usually a police officer engaged in spying on criminal activities as if he is one of the criminals.

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UKASE

This term describes the official order or a decree that has originated from a monarch or from a dictator.

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UNLAWFUL PICKETING

picketing that is violent or riotous in nature and doesn’t serve its proper purpose or a dishonest picket that distorts the facts in a labour dispute.

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UNDERSTAND

This means to comprehend, to know, to be aware of and to have the knowledge.

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UNIMPEACHABLE WITNESS

a witness with expertise in a field that a judge will implicitly believe him.

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