LegalDictionaries.org
Home -› convention

Online dictionary

Dictionaries by Category

Definition Of:

convention

Music DictionaryThe 'Lectric Law Library
Contracts, Civil Law. A general term which comprehends all kinds of contracts, treaties, pacts or agreements. It is defined to be the consent of two or more persons to form with each other an engagement, or to dissolve or change one which they had previously formed.

Legislation. This term is applied to a selecting of the delegates elected by the people for other purposes than usual legislation. It is mostly used to denote all assembly to make or amend the constitution of a state, but it sometimes indicates an assembly of the delegates of the people to nominate officers to be supported at an election.
   

This entry contains material from Bouvier's Legal Dictionary, a work published in the 1850's.
Courtesy of the 'Lectric Law Library.
Music DictionaryEuropean Commission Glossary of Justice and home affairs
A legal instrument under Title VI of the Treaty on European Union. Since the Amsterdam Treaty, conventions may only be used for police and judicial cooperation in criminal matters. A convention requires a unanimous decision of the EU Council after consulting the Parliament and enters into force after ratification by at least half the Member States. (See Enlargement: Justice and home affairsDocumentation Centre, EU Treaty, Title VI)
© European Communities, 1995-2004

 

Legal Dictionary INDEX:


List of Terms: Terms beggining with "A", Page 1

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z 2 4
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26

A: Page 1 of 44.

A Mensa Et Thoro
A Prendre
A Vinculo Matrim...
A fortiori
A posteriori
A priori
A vinculo matrim...A-FILES
A.F.I.S.
AAU
ABA #
ABANDONMENT


Other Resources

Law.com Legal Dictionary

TheFreeDictionary - Legal Dictionary

FindLaw Legal Dictionary

Nolo.com Everybody's Legal Glossary

OSHA

LawGuru Legal Term Dictionary

Lawyers.com Glossary of Legal Terms


Home   |   Translation  |   Dictionary   |   About Us   |   Contact Us
LegalDictionaries.org
  Powered by Babylon - Translation Softtware
Copyright 2008, LegalDictionaries.org. All rights reserved.