Test Your English for Law

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1. A highest court in a court system is also referred to as a ______.
2. The federal Constitution ______ executive power in the President of the United States.
3. The first ten amendments to the federal Constitution were all ______ in 1791.
4. The ______ brought legal action against his employer.
5. In criminal matters, as a general rule, the ______ of proof is borne by the prosecution.
6. The judges said that the application must be supported by ______ from a senior executive explaining why they need more time to comply with the court order.
7. The ______ Jeopardy Clause says a defendant is prohibited from being tried more than once for the same crime.
8. A judge ruled that the trust was liable for the accident, and Mr Cowan was accordingly awarded $9,000 in ______.
9. When individuals create a power of ______, in most cases their signature on the form should be witnessed by a notary public.
10. In a ______ partnership some of the owners do not participate in the management of the business, and are liable only to the extent of their capital contributions.
11. Owners of ______ shares usually have greater rights to receive dividends than owners of ordinary shares.
12. Although you are a non-profit entity, you may not be ______ for tax-exempt status.
13. The board of directors may take an official action if at least half of the board members are ______.
14. A director who breaches his ______ duty may be sued by the shareholders.
15. A debtor secures a loan by pledging something of value as ______ for the loan.
16. He is a secured creditor, and has a ______ charge or claim against specified assets held by the company.
17. If you ______ on mortgage payments, the bank will usually get in touch with you to quickly resolve the problem.
18. The insurable interest requirement prevents someone from ______ a life insurance policy on a randomly selected person.
19. A customer may accuse a manufacturer or seller of engaging in ______ transactions.
20. Many customers do not know how to ______ their rights concerning a warranty or a service contract.
21. The International Covenants on Human Rights of 1966 are legally ______ upon the signatories.
22. The premises of a diplomatic mission are ______.
23. A ______ of some sort or another is absolutely necessary to the forming of a good contract.
24. The lawyer explained the possible tax treatments of legal fees ______ by individuals.
25. The legal right to deal with the estate of someone who's died is called ______.
26. In their report, the committee said that the government's proposals to tackle climate change need to be tougher and legally ______.
27. Does your country have legislation that is designed specifically to ______ phishing?
28. The Digital Millennium Copyright Act was passed in order to address concerns relating to copyright ______.
29. For almost 10 years, the cartelists carried out the most harmful anti-competitive practices, including ______.
30. A pregnant employee is ______ not to be dismissed because of pregnancy or any reason connected with it.