Unformatted text preview: 9. Court order- a written command which has been ordered by the court or a judge. 10. Criminal law- deals with crimes committed and the punishment given for those crimes. 11. Confidentiality- is when a person’s information is kept secret and they can be assured that without authorization their information will not be disclosed. 12. Negligence- is a failure to act with the proper degree of responsibility which ends in an unintended injury to another party. 13. Public law- dealing with the relationships between an individual and the government. 14. Statutory law- is a law passed by a legislative body. This law may be amended, repealed, or expanded by the legislative body by which it was passed. 15. Contracts- a binding agreement which is made between two or more parties and is upheld in a court of law....
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- Spring '09
- Law, judicial decision, civil law- deals, Terms Checkpoint Amber, Battery- unlawful touching