Common Laws

Common Law Marriage
    Common Law Partner vs. Common Law Wife

Common Law Partner vs. Common Law Wife

Marriage and common law marriage, have many similarities in rights and responsibilities between spouses. However, there are also some very notable differences.  First, common laws recognize marriages that took place
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Principles of Common Law
    Civil Law vs Common Law

Civil Law vs Common Law

Common law jurisdictions differ greatly from civil law jurisdictions. Common law places a large amount of importance on precedent. Court cases are ruled by applying past judgments to subsequent cases
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    You Quick and Easy Guide to Understanding Common Law

You Quick and Easy Guide to Understanding Common Law

What is Common Law? Common law, which is also referred to case law or precedent, is a branch of law developed and undertaken by judges through decisions made in court
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Roman Law
    4 Parts of Justinian Code You Need to Know

4 Parts of Justinian Code You Need to Know

What is Justinian Code? The Justinian code, which is now referred to as the Corpus Juris, refers to a collection of landmark works in jurisprudence, issued from 529 to 534
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Stare Decisis
    Ratio Decidendi Benefits

Ratio Decidendi Benefits

What is a Ratio Decidendi? A Ratio Decidendi is a legal instrument enacted within Courts – or legal venues, which are not typically specific to any particular legal field; however,
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