What is VETUS JUS?

Lat. The old law. A term used iu the civil law, sometimes to designate the law of the Twelve Tables, and sometimes merely a law which was in force previous to the passage of a subsequent law. Calvin.

More On This Topic

Link to This Definition
Did you find this definition of VETUS JUS helpful? You can share it by copying the code below and adding it to your blog or web page.
Written and fact checked by The Law Dictionary