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Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

First court of a great house, preceding the cour d'honneur, giving access to the service-wings.

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ante-court

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

First court of a great house, preceding the cour d'honneur, giving access to the service-wings.

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ante-court

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 16 words.

First court of a great house, preceding the cour d'honneur, giving access to the service-wings.

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fore

Overview page. Subjects: Architecture.

Situated in front of something else, and usually used as a prefix. Examples include:fore-choir: ante-choir;fore-church: ante-church, like a narthex, but with nave and aisles;fore-court: out...

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Courts of Law and Unforeseen Contingencies

Luca Anderlini, Leonardo Felli and Andrew Postlewaite.

in The Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization

October 2007; p ublished online September 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law; Economics. 10380 words.

We study a contracting model with unforeseen contingencies in which the court is an active player. Ex ante, the contracting parties cannot include the risky unforeseen contingencies in the...

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October 1999

Kenneth McK Norrie.

in Professor Norrie's Commentaries on Family Law

November 2011; p ublished online September 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Family Law. 954 words.

Discusses the decision of the Canadian Supreme Court in Dobson v Dobson [1999] 2 SCR 753 which explored the circumstances in which a child would be able to sue its mother for ante-natal...

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Evidentiary Standards and Information Acquisition in Public Law

Matthew C. Stephenson.

in American Law and Economics Review

January 2008; p ublished online August 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law; Economics. 13318 words.

This article considers the type of evidence that an overseer (e.g., a court) should require before allowing a government agent to take some proposed action. The court can increase agency...

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Filling in the gaps

Jules L. Coleman.

in Risks and Wrongs

September 2002; p ublished online January 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Civil Law. 6544 words.

This chapter addresses the question of how incomplete contracts are to be interpreted and by what principle are incomplete contracts to be complete. When transaction costs make an explicit...

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Ending the Preemption War

Thomas O. McGarity.

in The Preemption War

December 2008; p ublished online October 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Company and Commercial Law. 11272 words.

This chapter explores ways to achieve some degree of de-escalation of the preemption war by suggesting criteria and rules of thumb for deciding when preemption is and is not more likely to...

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Who is Right on Margin Squeeze: Competition Law or Sector Specific Regulation?

Elisabeth de Ghellinck and Christian Huveneers.

in Journal of European Competition Law & Practice

February 2014; p ublished online November 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Competition Law. 2986 words.

Margin squeeze cases are complex with a high probability of errors due to methodological choices and dependency on reliable and relevant data.

Ex ante Regulation can provide...

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Variation of ante- and post-nuptial settlements in England: the jurisdiction of the family division

Nicholas Francis and Christopher Wagstaffe.

in Trusts & Trustees

May 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Trusts Law. 1408 words.

This article considers two approaches that the Family Division of the High Court of England and Wales has in divorce proceedings taken towards assets held in trust for the benefit of one of...

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