Translation: from english

sovereign immunity

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  • sovereign immunity — see immunity Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. sovereign immunity …   Law dictionary

  • Sovereign immunity — Not to be confused with the principle of public international law that the government of a state is normally not amenable before the courts of another state, see State immunity. Sovereign immunity, or crown immunity, is a legal doctrine by which… …   Wikipedia

  • sovereign immunity — noun an exemption that precludes bringing a suit against the sovereign government without the government s consent the doctrine of sovereign immunity originated with the maxim that the king can do no wrong • Hypernyms: ↑exemption, ↑immunity,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • sovereign immunity — The principle that the sovereign cannot be sued in its own courts or in any other court without its consent and permission; a principle which applies with full force to the several states of the Union. 49 Am J1st States § 91. The principle that… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Sovereign Immunity —    The right of a state not to be sued and its protection from seizure of assets in the event of a loan default …   Financial and business terms

  • sovereign immunity — суверенный иммунитет, иммунитет государства, не позволяющий подавать против него иски в суды и арбитражи и приводить в исполнение судебные и арбитражные решения. В литературе выделяют абсолютный и функциональный иммунитеты, см. iure imperii, iure …   Glossary of international commercial arbitration

  • Doctrine of sovereign immunity — Doctrine that says a nation may not be tried in the courts of another country without its consent. The New York Times Financial Glossary …   Financial and business terms

  • doctrine of sovereign immunity — Principle that a nation may not be tried in another country without its consent. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary …   Financial and business terms

  • immunity — im·mu·ni·ty /i myü nə tē/ n pl ties [Latin immunitas, from immunis exempt from public service, exempt, from in non + munis (from munia services)] 1: exemption from a duty or liability that is granted by law to a person or class of persons a… …   Law dictionary

  • Immunity — Immunity: Medicine Immunity (medical), resistance of an organism to infection or disease. Immunity (journal), a scientific journal published by Cell Press Law Amnesty law, immunity from past crimes Charitable immunity, immunity from liability… …   Wikipedia

  • sovereign — sov·er·eign 1 / sä vrən, sə , və rən/ also sov·ran / vrən/ n: a person or political entity (as a nation or state) possessing or held to possess sovereignty a controversy between two sovereign s...the United States on the one hand and the State of …   Law dictionary

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