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gag order

n. a judge's order prohibiting the attorneys and the partie


v. to obtain a court order directing a party holding funds


n. a person or entity, quite often a bank or employer, whic


n. the entire process of petitioning for and getting a cour

gender bias

n. unequal treatment in employment opportunity (such as pro

general appearance

n. an attorney's representation of a client in court for al

general counsel

n. the chief attorney for a corporation, who is paid usuall

general damages

n. monetary recovery (money won) in a lawsuit for injuries

general denial

n. a statement in an answer to a lawsuit or claim by a defe

general partner

n. 1) usually one of the owners and operators of a partners

general plan

n. a plan of a city, county or area which establishes zones

generation skipping

adj., adv. referring to gifts made through trusts by a gran


n. the voluntary transfer of property (including money) to

gift in contemplation of death

n. (called a gift causa mortis by lawyers showing off their

gift tax

n. federal tax on large gifts. Gifts to members of a family

go bail

v. slang for putting up the bail money to get an accused de

good cause

n. a legally sufficient reason for a ruling or other action

good faith

n. honest intent to act without taking an unfair advantage

Good Samaritan rule

n. from a Biblical story, if a volunteer comes to the aid o

good title

n. ownership of real property which is totally free of clai


n. items held for sale in the regular course of business, a


n. the benefit of a business having a good reputation under

governmental immunity

n. the doctrine from English common law that no governmenta

grace period

n. a time stated in a contract in which a late payment or p

Grand Jury

n. a jury in each county or federal court district which se

grand larceny

n. the crime of theft of another's property (including mone

grand theft


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grandfather clause

n. 1) a clause in a statute or zoning ordinance (particular

grandfathered in

adj. refers to continued allowed use of property as it was


v. to transfer real property from a title holder (grantor)

grant deed

n. the document which transfers title to real property or a


n. the party who receives title to real property (buyer, re


n. the party who transfers title in real property (seller,

grantor-grantee index

n. a set of books and/or computerized lists found in the of


adj. or adv. voluntary or free.



n. Latin for "to weigh down," the basic gist of every claim

gross income

n. in calculating income tax, the income of an individual o

gross negligence

n. carelessness which is in reckless disregard for the safe


1) v. to pledge or agree to be responsible for another's de


n. a person or entity that agrees to be responsible for ano


v. and n. an older spelling of guarantee, which the renowne


n. a person who has been appointed by a judge to take care

guardian ad litem

n. a person appointed by the court only to take legal actio


n. 1) in general, a person paying to stay in a hotel, motel

guest statute

n. a state law which sets standards of care by the driver o


adj. having been convicted of a crime or having admitted th

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