Legal Maxims ( E )

Legal Maxims

( E )

Ei incumbit probatio qui – The onus of proving a fact rests upon the man.

Ei incumbit probatio qui dicit, non qui negat – The burden of the proof lies upon him who affirms, not he who denies.

Error, qui non resistitur approbatur – An error not resisted is approved.

Et cetera – Other things of that type.

Ex cathedra – With official authority.

Ex concessis – In view of what has already been accepted/

Ex dolo malo actio non oritur – A right of action cannot arise out of fraud.

Ex facie – On the fact of it.

Ex gratia – Out of kindness, voluntary.

Ex nihilo nil fit – From nothing nothing comes.

Ex nudo pacto actio non oritur – No action arises on a contract without a consideration.

Ex parte – Proceeding brought by one person in the absence of another.

Ex post facto – By reason of a subsequent act.

Ex praecedentibus et consequentibus optima fit interpretatio – The best interpretation is made from things preceding and following.

Ex turpi causa non oritur actio – No action arises on an immoral contract.

Exceptio probat regulam – An exception proves the rule.

Executio est executio juris secundum judicium – Execution is the fulfillment of the law in accordance with the judgment.

Executio est finis et fructus legis – An execution is the end and the fruit of the law.

Executio legis non habet injuriam – Execution of the law does no injury.

Extra legem positus est civiliter mortuus – One out of the pale of the law (i.e. an outlaw) is civilly dead.

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