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Yale Law School

Private and Commercial Law UNSW School of Private and Commercial Law is home to world-leading experts in the areas of law that govern our commercial dealings with and obligations to each other. We asked eight members of our faculty about the big ideas that drive their work, how these ideas can be used in our society today, and how legal scholarship can make a real impact. These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word ‘law.’ Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors.

  • The Treaty of Lisbon makes the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union legally binding in all member states except Poland and the United Kingdom.
  • Roman law was heavily influenced by Greek philosophy, but its detailed rules were developed by professional jurists and were highly sophisticated.
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