Dictionary of Contract and Legal Terms

This dictionary improves the ability of Managers and Engineers to communicate with and instruct legal and contracts personnel. You can achieve far better negotiated results if you have a good understanding of what contracts and their terminology actually mean. This will empower you to utilise your legal advice for specialist legal issues rather than strategic decision-making, over which you must have full control. It contains key words used in the day-to-day practice. If you are looking for definition of contract and legal terms, you will find them all arranged alphabetically in this valuable desk.


1 Contract
1.1 Introduction
1.2 Requirement of a Valid Contract
1.3 Contract Documents
1.4 Parties Involved in the Contract
1.5 Types of Contract
2 Standards form of Contracts
2.1 Introduction
2.2 Advantages
2.3 Disadvantages
2.4 Types of Standard form of Contract
3 The Legal Framework
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Classifications of Law
3.3 The Doctrine of Precedent
3.4 Procedure Rules
4 Court System
4.1 India
4.2 America
4.3 English and Wales
4.4 Hong Kong 36
5 Alternate Dispute Resolution (ADR)
5.1 Introduction
5.2 Type of Alternate Dispute Resolution
6 Terms (Alphabetically)
6.1 Introduction
7 Acronyms Alphabatically