Dictionary of Legal Terms

Unemployment Compensation
Compensation paid at regular intervals, usually by a state agency...

Unfair Competition
The use of unfair, deceitful, or fraudulent methods to gain a bus...

Uniform Commercial Code (UCC)
A model set of statutes governing various business transactions, ...

Unjust Enrichment
A benefit obtained unjustly, especially as the result of an accid...

Unruly Child
Under Ohio law, a minor who is: 1) habitually truant from school;...

Unsecured Appearance Bond
A type of bail consisting of the accused's written promise to app...

The practice of charging excessive interest. In Ohio, the collect...

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