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She writes with the ease of a novelist rather than the characteristic precision of a legal scholar.

Another proposal would prohibit cars from blocking the box at intersections, which is legal in some parts of the state.

In general, ESG stands for “environment-social-governance” and comprises a set of principles that touches on issues from diversity and board structures to labor relations, supply chain, data ethics, environmental impact and legal requirements.

Companies don’t share that info, in part because of the concern about legal consequences like the ones Trek is facing now.

Jeff Kosseff, a former reporter turned lawyer and legal scholar, has emerged as one of the leading experts on the 1996 law and is author of the aptly titled book “The Twenty-Six Words That Created the Internet.”

The most notorious states are Saudi Arabia and Pakistan, where death is an acceptable legal remedy.

Weeks retained an unparalleled legal team, which included bitter political rivals Hamilton and Burr.

What if there were a legal dispute between the foreign investor and his or her Egyptian partners or collaborators?

However, legal issues are only one of the things standing between an ex-prisoner and a job.

The Supreme Court eventually stepped in and ended legal segregation in the landmark 1954 decision, Brown v. Board of Education.

He was guilty of the weakness of taking refuge in what is called, I believe, in legal phrase, a side-issue.

The legal framework of the State and of obedience to the law in which industrial society is set threatens to break asunder.

The seizure was made in legal form; the banker, who lost nothing, was bound to comply with it.

This little book contains many of the legal principles that are in most frequent use, as readers will learn who carefully read it.

The law only gave you the right to proceed against him to recover money damages for the legal injury.


On this page you'll find 84 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to legal, such as: constitutional, contractual, fair, juridical, lawful, and legitimate.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.