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Unformatted text preview: ruler or by a legislature. System: It is used in English speaking countries and it is made thorugh a contradiction between two parties advocating each side of the dispute. Purpose: help people accomplish their goals adjusting to circumstances without having to wait on new legislations. -On European countries and Latin America Common Lae is not used, it is replaced by the civil law. Civil law: developed in the Napoleonic code and adapted in several diffecrent countries. It also includes japan, and Germany. -- it is writtenin codes that base on legal principles -They are not as flexible as the common law Commercial law: comes from the medieval merchants law that developed during the evolution of trade. It made it clear how merchants should keep their promises Property Definition:...
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This note was uploaded on 11/29/2010 for the course PSC 222 taught by Professor Jing during the Spring '10 term at Rochester.
- Spring '10