LEGAL-ACUMEN DOCTRINE

LEGAL-ACUMEN DOCTRINE

legal-acumen doctrine (lee-g[schwa]l [schwa]-kyoo-m[schwa]n). The principle that if a defect in, or the invalidity of, a claim to land cannot be discovered without legal expertise, then equity may be invoked to remove the cloud created by the defect or invalidity.
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