Legal+claim

  • 1 legal claim — I noun action, allegation, bill of complaint, complaint, declaration, demand, lawsuit, legal process, right, suit, summons associated concepts: affirmative defenses, counterclaim, cross claims, defenses II index demand, right ( …

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  • 2 legal claim — / li:g(ə)l kleɪm/ noun a statement that someone owns something legally ● He has no legal claim to the property …

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  • 3 legal claim — claim that is valid according law …

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  • 4 file a legal claim — index sue Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 5 Legal — Le gal (l[=e] gal), a. [L. legalis, fr. lex, legis, law; prob. orig., that which lies or is fixed (cf. L. lectus bed), and if so akin to E. lie, law: cf. F. l[ e]gal. Cf. {Lie} to be prostrate, {Loyal}, {Leal}.] 1. Created by, permitted by, in… …

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  • 6 Legal cap — Legal Le gal (l[=e] gal), a. [L. legalis, fr. lex, legis, law; prob. orig., that which lies or is fixed (cf. L. lectus bed), and if so akin to E. lie, law: cf. F. l[ e]gal. Cf. {Lie} to be prostrate, {Loyal}, {Leal}.] 1. Created by, permitted by …

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  • 7 Legal tender — Legal Le gal (l[=e] gal), a. [L. legalis, fr. lex, legis, law; prob. orig., that which lies or is fixed (cf. L. lectus bed), and if so akin to E. lie, law: cf. F. l[ e]gal. Cf. {Lie} to be prostrate, {Loyal}, {Leal}.] 1. Created by, permitted by …

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  • 8 legal — le·gal / lē gəl/ adj [Latin legalis, from leg lex law] 1: of or relating to law or the processes of law a legal question take legal action 2 a: deriving authority from or founded on law a legal tariff rate a legal government …

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  • 9 Claim — may refer to: Claim (legal) Claim (patent) Land claim Proposition, a statement which is either true or false A right Sequent, in mathematics A main contention, see conclusion of law This disambiguation page lists articles associ …

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  • 10 Claim rights and liberty rights — Rights Theoretical distinctions Natural and legal rights Claim rights and liberty rights Negative and positive rights …

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  • 11 claim — Synonyms and related words: absolute interest, acquire, adduce, advance, adverse possession, affidavit, affirm, affirmation, allegation, allege, alodium, application, appurtenance, argue, ask, ask for, assert, assertion, authority, avow, be… …

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  • 12 claim against — file a legal claim against, initiate legal proceedings against …

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  • 13 claim jumper — noun one who illegally occupies property to which another has a legal claim • Hypernyms: ↑usurper, ↑supplanter * * * claim jumper, U.S. a person who appropriates a mining claim or the like already taken by another …

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  • 14 Legal Rate Of Interest — The highest rate of interest that can be legally charged on any type of debt. The legal rate of interest applies to all types of debt, although this rate may differ from one type of debt to another. This limit is set to prevent lenders from… …

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  • 15 legal act — court action, . lawsuit, prosecution, legal claim that is field in a court of law …

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  • 16 claim — n [Old French, from clamer to call, claim, from Latin clamare to shout, proclaim] 1 a: a demand for something (as money) due or believed to be due; specif: a demand for a benefit (as under the workers compensation law) or contractual payment (as… …

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  • 17 legal right — I noun authority, authorization, cause, claim, empowerment, entitlement, freedom, inalienable right, just claim, legitimate right, license, power, prerogative, vested right or interest associated concepts: due process, freedom of the press, free… …

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  • 18 Legal writing — is a type of technical writing used by legislators, lawyers, judges, and others in law to express legal analysis and legal rights and duties. Its distinguishing features include reliance on and citation to authority, importance of precedent,… …

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  • 19 Legal English — is the style of English used by lawyers and other legal professionals in the course of their work. It has particular relevance when applied to the drafting of written material, including:* legal documents: contracts, licences etc * court… …

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  • 20 Legal formalism — is a legal positivist view in philosophy of law and jurisprudence. While Jeremy Bentham s legal positivism can be seen as appertaining to the legislature, legal formalism appertains to the Judge; that is, formalism does not (as positivists do)… …

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