The Everyday Dictionary of Law
The Everyday Dictionary of Law provides legal vocabulary currently in use in common law jurisdictions such as most notably, in the United States. The dictionary is compiled specifically for commercial and intellectual property law practitioners, which provides simple definitions and meanings in American English, for legal terms (including Latin terms) used in formal correspondence, court proceedings, and motion practice as well as common language words that are frequently used in the same. It is a simple reference guide for attorneys, paralegals as well as casual readers who need to check the meaning of a particular legal term in due course of their work.
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de mortuis nil nisi bonum
/deɪ mɔːtuːɪ nɪl naɪsaɪ ˈbɒnʊm/ or /deɪ ˌmɔrtuɪs ˈnɪl ˈnisi ˈboʊnʊm/
Latin for "Of the dead, [speak] nothing unless good". The social convention that it is inappropriate to speak ill of the recently deceased, even if they were an enemy.