What is a court

A court is an official, public forum which a public power establishes by lawful authority to adjudicate disputes, and to dispense civil, labour, administrative and criminal justice under the law. Types Of Courts Some courts may function with a jury that make decisions […]

Courts Act 2003

United Kingdom

Courts Act 2003- UK Legislation 2003 CHAPTER 39 An Act to make provision about the courts and their procedure and practice; about judges and magistrates; about fines and the enforcement processes of […]


Court Government entity authorized to resolve legal disputes. Judges sometimes use “court” to refer to themselves in the third person, as in “the court has read the briefs.” Court reporter A person […]

Court of Chancery- State of Delaware USA

In today’s practice, the litigation in the Court of Chancery consists largely of corporate matters, trusts, estates, and other fiduciary matters, disputes involving the purchase and sale of land, questions of title to real estate, and commercial and contractual matters in general. When issues of fact to be tried by a jury arise, the Court of Chancery may order such facts to trial by issues at the Bar of the Superior Court.

United States Courts: M.L Gray

A court of common pleas, consisting of a competent number of judges, commissioned by the Governor, was required to be held in each of said districts, to hold pleas of assize, scire facias replevins, and hear and determine all manner of pleas, suits, actions and causes, civil, personal, real and mixed according to law.

Judge means

S19. “Judge”. – The word “Judge” denotes not only every person who is officially designated as a Judge, but also every person,- who is empowered by law to give, in any legal […]