Legal Words You Should Know: Over 1,000 Essential Terms to Understand Contracts, Wills, and the Legal System

Legal Words You Should Know: Over 1,000 Essential Terms to Understand Contracts, Wills, and the Legal System

By: Corey Sandler (author), Janice Keefe (author)Paperback

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Every day, people find themselves in legal situations. Mortgages are put in place, attorneys draw up wills, and credit cards are set up all the time. However, how many people actually understood the legal contracts they were signing? There's no excuse for being ignorant of the law when it comes to a dispute with a bank, a mortgage lender, or a lawyer. This book defines 1,000 essential words from the worlds of civil law, estates, lending, and elder affairs, such as abatement, residuary beneficiary, trust deed, variable rate mortgage, right of rescission, and more. Each word will be clearly defined, and includes a pronunciation key and an example of usage. This guide ensures you will know the law in no time!

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About Author

Corey Sandler (Nantucket, MA) is the author of more than 160 books on business, travel, and computer topics. He has served as the editor-in-chief of two national magazines and as a correspondent for the Associated Press and Gannett Newspapers. He has appeared on NBC's Today show, CNN, Fox Morning, and dozens of local radio and television shows. He has college degrees in journalism and psychology.

Product Details

  • publication date: 24/04/2009
  • ISBN13: 9781598698657
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 245
  • ID: 9781598698657
  • weight: 249
  • ISBN10: 1598698656

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