List of areas of law
The following is a list of major areas of legal practice and important legal subject-matters. From, one of the five capital lawyers in Roman Law, Domitius Ulpianus, (170–223) – who differentiated ius publicum versus ius privatum – the European, more exactly the continental law, philosophers and thinkers want(ed) to put each branch of law into this dichotomy: Public and Private Law
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(3 days ago) The Biot–Savart law is used for computing the resultant magnetic field B at position r in 3D-space generated by a flexible current I (for example due to a wire). A steady (or stationary) current is a continual flow of charges which does not change with time and the charge neither accumulates nor depletes at any point. The law is a physical example of a line integral, being evaluated over the
Law Enforcement Officers Safety Act
(5 days ago) The Law Enforcement Officers Safety Act (LEOSA) is a United States federal law, enacted in 2004, that allows two classes of persons—the "qualified law enforcement officer" and the "qualified retired or separated law enforcement officer"—to carry a concealed firearm in any jurisdiction in the United States, regardless of state or local laws, with certain exceptions.
Gun law in the United States
(8 days ago) In the United States, access to guns is controlled by law under a number of federal statutes.These laws regulate the manufacture, trade, possession, transfer, record keeping, transport, and destruction of firearms, ammunition, and firearms accessories. They are enforced by state agencies and the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF).
International trade law
(3 days ago) International trade law includes the appropriate rules and customs for handling trade between countries. However, it is also used in legal writings as trade between private sectors. This branch of law is now an independent field of study as most governments have become part of the world trade, as members of the World Trade Organization (WTO). Since the transaction between private sectors of
Law & Order (franchise)
(5 days ago) Law & Order is a media franchise composed of a number of related American television series created by Dick Wolf and produced by Wolf Entertainment.They were originally broadcast on NBC, and all of them deal with some aspect of the criminal justice system.Together, the original series, its various spin-offs, the TV film, and crossover episodes from other shows constitute over 1,000 hours of
Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act
(5 days ago) The Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994, commonly referred to as the 1994 Crime Bill, the Clinton Crime Bill, or the Biden Crime Law, is an Act of Congress dealing with crime and law enforcement; it became law in 1994. It is the largest crime bill in the history of the United States and consisted of 356 pages that provided for 100,000 new police officers, $9.7 billion in
Newton's laws of motion
(5 days ago) Newton's first law. Newton's first law is also called the "law of inertia", and it states that an object at rest remains at rest, and an object that is moving will continue to move straight and with constant velocity, if and only if the net force acting on that object is zero.: 140 If an object is experiencing any number of different external applied forces ,, …,, then the net force is the
Law, Legislation and Liberty
(8 days ago) Law, Legislation and Liberty is a work in three volumes by Nobel laureate economist and political philosopher Friedrich Hayek.In it, Hayek further develops the philosophical principles he discussed earlier in The Road to Serfdom, The Constitution of Liberty, and other writings. Law, Legislation and Liberty is more abstract than Hayek's earlier work, and it focuses on the conflicting views of
List of United States state and local law enforcement
(2 days ago) This is a list of U.S. state and local law enforcement agencies — local, regional, special and statewide government agencies (state police) of the U.S. states, of the federal district, and of the territories that provide law enforcement duties, including investigations, prevention and patrol functions.In addition, the Attorney General's office of each state may have their own investigators.
Common law copyright
(Just Now) Common law copyright is the legal doctlpp0rine which grants copyright protection based on common law of pl 0various jurisdictions, rather than through protection of statutory law.. In part, it is based on the contention that copyright is a natural right and creators are therefore entitled to the same protections anyone would be in regard to tangible and real property.
Letter and spirit of the law
(8 days ago) The letter of the law versus the spirit of the law is an idiomatic antithesis.When one obeys the letter of the law but not the spirit, one is obeying the literal interpretation of the words (the "letter") of the law, but not necessarily the intent of those who wrote the law. Conversely, when one obeys the spirit of the law but not the letter, one is doing what the authors of the law intended
French law on colonialism
(5 days ago) The 23 February 2005 French law on colonialism (French: loi n° 2005-158 du 23 février 2005 portant reconnaissance de la Nation et contribution nationale en faveur des Français rapatriés, "Law No. 2005-158 of 23 February 2005 regarding recognition of the Nation and national contribution in favour of the French repatriates") was an act passed by the National Assembly, which imposed on high
Law & Order (season 9)
(4 days ago) Its first spinoff, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, debuted the following fall. "Sideshow" (episode 195) is the first part of a two-part cross-over with a Homicide: Life on the Street episode of the same name. This was the last time Law & Order and Homicide featured a crossover, as the latter series was cancelled at the end of the season.
UC Berkeley School of Law
(5 days ago) The Law Building and the South Pavilion (in foreground), which was completed in 2012. The University of California, Berkeley, School of Law (commonly known as Berkeley Law or UC Berkeley School of Law) is one of 14 schools and colleges at the University of California, Berkeley. Berkeley Law is consistently ranked within the top 10 law schools
Index of law articles
(1 days ago) This collection of lists of law topics collects the names of topics related to law. Everything related to law, even quite remotely, should be included on the alphabetical list, and on the appropriate topic lists. All links on topical lists should also appear in the main alphabetical listing. …
Saint Louis University School of Law
(6 days ago) Saint Louis University School of Law, also known as SLU LAW, is a private American law school located in St. Louis, Missouri.It is one of the professional graduate schools of Saint Louis University.The University hosted a law school briefly from 1843 to 1847, making it the first law school to open west of the Mississippi River and first Catholic law school in the United States.
(3 days ago) The National Socialist Handbook for Law and Legislation of 1934–35, edited by the lawyer Hans Frank, contains a pivotal essay by Herbert Kier on the recommendations for race legislation which devoted a quarter of its pages to U.S. legislation—from segregation, race based citizenship, immigration regulations, and anti-miscegenation.
Code of Ur-Nammu
(6 days ago) The preface directly credits the laws to king Ur-Nammu of Ur (2112–2095 BCE). The author who had the laws written onto cuneiform tablets is still somewhat under dispute. Some scholars have attributed it to Ur-Nammu's son Shulgi.. Although it is known that earlier law-codes existed, such as the Code of Urukagina, this represents the earliest extant legal text.