Category: Dictionary

Encyclopedias

Encyclopedias Encyclopedias in General Most widely accepted works used to review encyclopedias are: Kister’s Best Encyclopedias: A Comparative Guide to General and Specialized Encyclopedias Subject Encyclopedias ARBA Guide to Subject Encyclopedias and Dictionaries. Reputable journals also include reviews of encyclopedias:…

Wikipedia and Encyclopedia of Law Research

Wikipedia and Encyclopedia of Law Research Encyclopedias as a tool for research Encyclopedias have always been a good place to start research in an area you don’t have much knowledge about. People want to be part of something bigger than…

Vested Rights

#### Legally recognized rights, especially property rights, of which a person may not be deprived without due process of law…. Related posts: Appellate Court A reviewing court, and excepting special cases where original jurisdiction… Vesting Order An order passed by…

Standing

#### In a technical sense, it is the capacity of a party to maintain a judicial action. Having a direct interest in determination of a controversy which is definite and concrete and touches the legal relations of parties having adverse…

Use Immunity

#### The doctrine prohibits the compelled testimony of a witness and its fruits from being used in any manner in connection with criminal prosecution of the witness; it is to be distinguished from transactional immunity which affords immunity to the…