Arbitration

Arbitration

Definition: Arbitration is an alternative dispute resolution method in which a dispute can be submitted to a neutral party instead …

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Appropriation

Appropriation

Definition: Appropriation occurs when money is set aside in a particular accounting period for the specific purpose of enabling an …

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Appellate Courts

Appellate Courts

Definition: An appellate court is an independent tribunal that delivers binding decisions based on the law as determined by the …

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Antitrust

Antitrust

Definition: Antitrust law is a government regulation that limits competition in a particular area by requiring a certain amount of …

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Anticipatory Breach

Anticipatory Breach

Definition: An anticipatory breach occurs when one party has delayed or avoided performing an agreed-upon act, causing a subsequent obligation …

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Aleatory Contract

Aleatory Contract

Definition: An aleatory contract is commonly used to avoid the complete fulfillment of an obligation, as the event for which …

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Agency By Necessity

Agency By Necessity

What Is Agency by Necessity? Agency by necessity is a legal relationship that allows an individual to make decisions regarding …

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Adverse Possession

adverse possession

What Is Adverse Possession? Adverse possession occurs when a person gains land ownership through illegal means such as breaking into …

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