Crown Law


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Crown Law

A law derived from English law (ie. England, Ireland, Canada, PNG, Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore, India, Malaysia).

Crown Law

The legal system in the United Kingdom. Crown law also serves as the basis for law in many Commonwealth countries, such as Canada, Australia, and Singapore. Importantly, Crown Law serves as the basis for financial law in some organizations within countries that do not belong to the Commonwealth. The Dubai International Financial Centre, for example, operates under British common law.
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5) Paul Lordon, Crown Law (Markham: Butterworths Canada, 1991) at 5 [Lordon]; Sir William Blackstone, Commentaries on the Laws of England in Four Books, vol 1 (Philadelphia: JB Lippincott, 1891) at 469 [Blackstone]; United Kingdom, Law Commission of the United Kingdom, The Execution of Deeds and Documents by or on Behalf of Bodies Corporate (London: Ministry of Justice, 1998) at 26, online: The Law Commission <http://lawcommission.
30) Paul Lordon, ed, Crown Law (Toronto: Butterworths, 1991) at 17.
Crown law referred to criminal law and the term Crown has come to refer to the prosecutor in criminal proceedings in a court of law.
Maritime Safety Queensland will continue to work with the advice of Crown Law during this process to ensure Queensland s interests are protected.
NZUSA women's rights officer Camilla Belich said the Commission had accepted the complaint in November, meaning it regarded that the Government did have a case to answer, and the Crown Law office was now preparing a response on behalf of the Government.
to pressure its leaders to adhere to the Crown law of Aboriginal title.
many have attributed the local government's unwillingness to live within the Crown law of Aboriginal and treaty rights to the role in the province's formation played by immigrant miners from the U.
Justice Murray was the first Crown Law officer to lead a law society or bar association when, in 1988, he became president of the Law Society of WA.
This channel has since built a customer base of more than 60 organizations representing users in Australia, Malaysia, Singapore and New Zealand, including the New Zealand State Services Commission, Minter Ellison Lawyers and Crown Law Office.