MAXIM

MAXIM

maxim (mak-sim). A traditional legal principle that has been frozen into a concise expression. ? Examples are ¡°possession is nine-tenths of the law¡± and caveat emptor (¡°let the buyer beware¡±). ¡ª Also termed legal maxim.
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Carl, Chinese legal translator, specializes in translating legal documents pertaining to complex business disputes.