CLAT (Common Law Admission Test) Legal-Aptitude Legal Terms Revision (Page 7 of 67)

Assumption of Risk

When a person is constantly under danger of life, he may not recover from his received injuries.

At Issue

The time in the court where both the parties have laid their case with difference of opinion and the case is ready to be tried.


Taking a person’s property to satisfy a court-ordered debt.

Attorney of Record

The principal attorney in the court signing all formal documents of case.


An advocate appointed by party to prepare, manage and try case in courts.


A private person (who is not necessarily a lawyer) authorized by another to carry out some task on his behalf or his business except his legal issues. This document is also known as Tetter of attorney’, or more commonly ‘power of attorney’.

Bail Bond

An obligation which the accused signs assuring that he will appear at the court and he is ready to be penalized if not done so. It is often simply known as ‘bond’.

Detailed Explanations to 1064 Questions

Get 1 year subscription: Access detailed explanations (illustrated with images and videos) to 1064 questions. Access all new questions we will add tracking exam-pattern and syllabus changes.

View Sample Explanation or View Features or

Rs. 450.00 or

155 Concise Revision Notes

Subscribe for one year and get complete access to over 155 carefully designed revision notes on CLAT (Common Law Admission Test) Legal-Aptitude. All the updates for one year are also included. Revision notes are systematically arranged in topics & sub-topics.

View Features or .

Rs. 150.00 or

f Page
Sign In