By William C. Burton

ISBN-10: 0071818812

ISBN-13: 9780071818810

"The 5th version of the vintage, go-to reference for everybody within the occupation of legislations . up to date with 1,000 crucial new terms--from "Super PAC" to "same intercourse marriage"The first publication of its sort while it was once first released in 1980, Burton's has develop into a staple between legal professionals, judges, paralegals, legislation scholars, and a person else in legislation. Now, this 5th variation celebrates 35 years of this exceptional legislation reference Read more...

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The proof is borne by the person who affirms, rather than the person who denies. Affirmantis est probare. He who is affirming must prove. Ei incumbit probatio, qui dicit, non qui negat; cum per rerum naturam factum negantis probatio nulla sit. The burden of proof lies upon him who asserts it, not upon him who denies; since by the nature of things, he who denies a fact cannot produce any proof of it. AFFIRM (Uphold), verb adfirmare, approve, authenticate, certify, confirm, confirmare, endorse, establish, make firm, ratify, substantiate, support, sustain, validate, verify, vouch for, warrant ASSOCIATED CONCEPTS: affirm a judicial decision, affirm on appeal, affirmed in part, affirmed in whole AFFIRMANCE (Authentication), noun acknowledgment, assertion, assurance, attestation, certification, confirmation, countersignature, declaration, endorsement, establishment, predication, pronouncement, ratification, substantiation, validation, verification ASSOCIATED CONCEPTS: affirmance of a contract, confirmation of a judgment, ratification of a voidable contract FOREIGN PHRASES: Posito uno oppositorum, negatur alterum.

What I cannot do myself, I cannot do through the agency of another. Vicarius non habet vicarium. A vicar has no deputy. AGENDA, noun blueprint, business, business affairs, business on hand, calendar, docket, items of business, legal program, main business, matters to be attended to, order, order of the day, plan, planning, procedure, program of business, program of operation, proposal, proposed action, proposition, schedule, schedule of affairs, scheme AGENT, noun alternate, appointee, assistant, delegate, emissary, envoy, functionary, go-between, intermediary, intermediate, intermedium, mediary, medium, middleman, negotiant, negotiator, procurator, proxy, representative, solicitor, substitute ASSOCIATED CONCEPTS: agent to accept process, authorization of an agent, bailee, common agent, employee, escrow agent, general agent, implied agent, independent contractor, insurance broker, joint venture, managing agent, master-servant relationship, owner-operator relationship, partnership, principal-agent relationship, real estate agent, real estate broker, special agent, subagents, undisclosed agency, warranty of authority FOREIGN PHRASES: Idem agens et patiens esse non potest.

Qui mandat ipse fecissi videtur. He who orders or commands is deemed to have done the thing himself. Quod per me non possum, nec per alium. What I cannot do myself, I cannot do through the agency of another. Vicarius non habet vicarium. A vicar has no deputy. AGENDA, noun blueprint, business, business affairs, business on hand, calendar, docket, items of business, legal program, main business, matters to be attended to, order, order of the day, plan, planning, procedure, program of business, program of operation, proposal, proposed action, proposition, schedule, schedule of affairs, scheme AGENT, noun alternate, appointee, assistant, delegate, emissary, envoy, functionary, go-between, intermediary, intermediate, intermedium, mediary, medium, middleman, negotiant, negotiator, procurator, proxy, representative, solicitor, substitute ASSOCIATED CONCEPTS: agent to accept process, authorization of an agent, bailee, common agent, employee, escrow agent, general agent, implied agent, independent contractor, insurance broker, joint venture, managing agent, master-servant relationship, owner-operator relationship, partnership, principal-agent relationship, real estate agent, real estate broker, special agent, subagents, undisclosed agency, warranty of authority FOREIGN PHRASES: Idem agens et patiens esse non potest.

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