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reincorporate (verb) http://buff.ly/1RCPZ88 This term has a very specific meaning in company law and another meaning in general English.
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novation (noun) http://buff.ly/1Yy6YaP What is the difference between 'novation' and 'assignment'? Do you know any other similar terms?
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vehicle (noun) http://buff.ly/1Pk2ELM This is an example of a term that has two very different meanings.
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treble damages (noun) http://buff.ly/1PhOOrz Does your jurisdiction allow for treble damages or other forms of punitive damages?
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prohibition (noun) http://buff.ly/1RCKJBw Do you know the verb form of this noun? You can check your knowledge using our dictionary of law.
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splendid isolation http://buff.ly/1O5O75z This term is currently being used by some politicians as the UK debates leaving the EU
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promoter (noun) http://buff.ly/1YtsD9n Do promoters play such a key role in company formation your jurisdiction?
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de jure corporation (noun) http://buff.ly/1ImgoUY This term is made up of a Latin adverb and an English noun. Are there any other examples?
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violation (noun) http://buff.ly/1OI5TYK What other terms do you know to describe actions that are against the law or against an agreement?
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sequester (verb) http://buff.ly/1O5P1ir Under what circumstances might a court order a sequester in your jurisdiction?
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omission (noun) http://buff.ly/1RCKqH1 Can you give any examples of omissions that might lead to civil liability or criminal charges?
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