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Answer Legal Definition

The answer to a complaint from the defending parties should be written and […]

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What Is An Affidavit?

In law, an affidavit is a written statement of facts by someone who has sworn to tell the truth […]

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Define Negligence

What Is Negligence? In Civil Law, negligence refers to any failure to exercise reasonable […]

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What Does Settlement Mean?

In Civil Law, Settlement refers to the legal agreement adopted by […]

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What Is A Subpoena?

In U.S. Law, “subpoena” from the Latin term meaning “under penalty,” […]

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What Is A Reefer Trailer?

From our Trucker Terms Series, Reefer – In trucking, a “reefer” is a refrigerated trailer that […]

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What Does GVWR Mean?

From our Trucker Terms Series, Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR) – refers to […]

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What Does Deadhead Mean?

From our Trucker Terms Series, Deadhead – Driving a cargo carrying truck […]

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What Is a Cab In Trucking?

From our Trucker Terms Series, Cab – In trucking, the “cab” or “cabin” is […]

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What Is a Bobtail Truck?

From our Trucker Terms Series, Bobtailing – Driving a cargo carrying truck (semi-truck) […]

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What Is Discovery In Law?

In Law, “discovery” is the exchange of legal information so that all sides can find out […]

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What Are Damages?

Damages typically get split into two main categories: Compensatory Damages […]

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Intervention Meaning

There are two types of intervention: There are two types of intervention: Intervention of Right […]

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