Employment and Reemployment Rights of Members of the Uniformed Services

In Legislation Employment and Reemployment Rights of Members of the Uniformed Services in the U.S. Code: Title 38, Part III, Chapter 43 The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating employment and reemployment rights of members of the uniformed services are compiled in the United […]

Purpose

Purpose in United States Purpose Definition Something intended to be done. 22 Q. B. D. 296. Purpose in Foreign Legal Encyclopedias LinkDescription Purpose, Purpose in the World Legal Encyclopedia., Purpose, Purpose in the European Legal Encyclopedia., Purpose, Purpose in the Asian Legal […]

Administration

Administration in United States Administration Definition (Lat. Administrare, to assist in). Management or control. Of Government. The management of the executive department of the government. Those charged with the management of the executive department of the government. Of Estates. The […]

Loans

Loans in the United States Loans and the State Laws Select from the list of U.S. States below for state-specific information on Loans: Loans in the Subject Index of the Alabama Portal Loans in the Subject Index of the Alaska Portal Loans in the Subject Index of the Arizona Portal Loans in the […]

Miscellaneous Provisions

In Legislation Miscellaneous Provisions in the U.S. Code: Title 22, Chapter 82, Subchapter III The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating miscellaneous provisions are compiled in the United States Code under Title 22, Chapter 82, Subchapter III. It constitutes "prima […]

Employment and Reemployment Rights and Limitations; Prohibitions

In Legislation Employment and Reemployment Rights and Limitations; Prohibitions in the U.S. Code: Title 38, Part III, Chapter 43, Subchapter II The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating employment and reemployment rights and limitations; prohibitions are compiled in the United […]

Rescission

Rescission in United States Practical Information Note: Some of this information was last updated in 1982

An action in equity whereby a court is asked to annul a contract entered into through fraud, misrepresentation, or excusable error. For example, if a person enters into a contract of […]

Administrative Provisions

In Legislation Administrative Provisions in the U.S. Code: Title 7, Chapter 35, Subchapter II, Part C The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating administrative provisions are compiled in the United States Code under Title 7, Chapter 35, Subchapter II, Part C. It constitutes […]

Readjustment

Finding the law: Readjustment in the U.S. Code A collection of general and permanent Laws relating to readjustment, passed by the United States Congress, are organized by subject matter arrangements in the United States Code (U.S.C.; this label examines readjustment topics), to make them easy […]

Acceptance

Acceptance in United States Acceptance Definition

(Lat. acdpere). Of Property. The receipt of a thing offered by another with an intention to retain it, indicated by some act sufficient for the purpose. 2 Pars. Cont. 221. , Tile element of receipt must enter into every acceptance, […]

Firm Offers

Firm Offers (Form) This section introduces, discusses and describes the basics of firm offers. Then, cross references and a brief overview about Form is provided. Finally, the subject of Sales in relation with firm offers is examined. Note that a list of cross references, bibliography and […]

Third Party Contracts

Third Party Contracts (Form) This section introduces, discusses and describes the basics of third party contracts. Then, cross references and a brief overview about Form is provided. Finally, the subject of Sales in relation with third party contracts is examined. Note that a list of cross […]

Time Limitation for Use of Eligibility and Entitlement; General and Administrative Provisions

In Legislation Time Limitation for Use of Eligibility and Entitlement; General and Administrative Provisions in the U.S. Code: Title 38, Part III, Chapter 30, Subchapter IV The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating time limitation for use of eligibility and entitlement; general […]

Modification

Modification in the United States Modification (Consent Decrees) This section introduces, discusses and describes the basics of modification . Then, cross references and a brief overview about Consent Decrees is provided. Finally, the subject of U.S. Federal Trade Commission Actions in […]

Treaty of Westphalia: General Part

Treaty of Westphalia: General Part in United States Treaty of Westphalia (24 Oct 1648). Convention (II) for the Pacific Settlement of International Disputes (18 Oct 1907) Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules of law Relating to Assistance and Salvage at Sea (23 Sept 1910)and 1967 […]

Procedures for Assistance, Enforcement, and Investigation

In Legislation Procedures for Assistance, Enforcement, and Investigation in the U.S. Code: Title 38, Part III, Chapter 43, Subchapter III The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating procedures for assistance, enforcement, and investigation are compiled in the United States Code […]

Training and Rehabilitation for Veterans With Service-connected Disabilities

In Legislation Training and Rehabilitation for Veterans With Service-connected Disabilities in the U.S. Code: Title 38, Part III, Chapter 31 The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating training and rehabilitation for veterans with service-connected disabilities are compiled in […]

Definitions

Definitions (Documents of Title) This section introduces, discusses and describes the basics of definitions. Then, cross references and a brief overview about Documents of Title is provided. Finally, the subject of Commercial Law in relation with definitions is examined. Note that a list of […]

Automobiles and Adaptive Equipment for Certain Disabled Veterans and Members of the Armed Forces

In Legislation Automobiles and Adaptive Equipment for Certain Disabled Veterans and Members of the Armed Forces in the U.S. Code: Title 38, Part III, Chapter 39 The current, permanent, in-force federal laws regulating automobiles and adaptive equipment for certain disabled veterans and […]

Waiver

Waiver in United States Waiver Definition

The voluntary surrender and relinquishment of a right. 29 Minn. 191. The intentional relinquishment of a known right. 153 111. 468. It is a somewhat narrower term than abandonment (q. v.) and is applied to rights, not to property. To constitute […]