Flag

Summary of Flag

The country of registration of a vessel or aircraft. Read the listing of flag abbreviations, by country or by abbreviation.

(Main Author: William J. Miller)

Spanish Translation of pavilion and flag This is the legal translation of English to Spanish in relation to […]

Fluorine

Hierarchical Display of Fluorine Industry > Chemistry > Chemical element > Halogen
Concept of Fluorine See the dictionary definition of Fluorine. Characteristics of Fluorine [rtbs name="xxx-xxx"] Resources Translation of Fluorine Spanish: Flúor French: Fluor German: Fluor Italian: Fluoro […]

Flax

Hierarchical Display of Flax Agri-Foodstuffs > Plant product > Textile plant
Agri-Foodstuffs > Plant product > Oleaginous plant > Seed flax
Industry > Leather and textile industries > Textile industry > Textile product > Natural fibre Concept of Flax See the dictionary definition of […]

Flag of Convenience

Flag Of Convenience Summary of Flag Of Convenience

Registration of a vessel in a country other than that of the ship's owners, because the registering nation affords the owners tax or other benefits not available in the home country.

(Main Author: William J. Miller)

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Fluctuation Margin

Hierarchical Display of Fluctuation margin Finance > Monetary relations > European Monetary System > EMS exchange-rate mechanism > Central rate
Economics > Economic policy > Economic policy > Economic convergence > Convergence criteria Fluctuation margin Concept of Fluctuation margin See […]

Flat-rate Tax

Hierarchical Display of Flat-rate tax Finance > Taxation > Tax
Flat-rate tax Concept of Flat-rate tax See the dictionary definition of Flat-rate tax. Characteristics of Flat-rate tax [rtbs name="xxx-xxx"] Resources Translation of Flat-rate tax Spanish: Impuesto global French: Impôt […]

Flegenheimer Claim

Embracing mainstream international law, this section on flegenheimer claim explores the context, history and effect of the area of the law covered here. Resources Further Reading The entry "flegenheimer claim" in the Parry and Grant Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law […]

Floating Island

Floating Island (territory) Theory Embracing mainstream international law, this section on floating island (territory) theory explores the context, history and effect of the area of the law covered here. Resources Further Reading The entry "floating island (territory) theory" in the […]

Flags

Introduction to Flags Flag, light pieces of cloth, usually rectangular in shape, but varying in size, color, and design, and intended for use as an emblem or as a kind of signaling device. Flags are most commonly displayed hanging free from a staff, pole, or rope, to which they are attached […]

Fletcher Incident

Embracing mainstream international law, this section on fletcher incident explores the context, history and effect of the area of the law covered here. Resources Further Reading The entry "fletcher incident" in the Parry and Grant Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law […]

Flexibility

Flexibility and Europe There is an entry on flexibility in the European legal encyclopedia. Resources See Also Further Reading Entry "Flexibility" in the work "A Concise Encyclopedia of the European Union from Aachen to Zollverein", by Rodney Leach (Profile Books; London)

Flutie Cases

Embracing mainstream international law, this section on flutie cases explores the context, history and effect of the area of the law covered here. Resources Further Reading The entry "flutie cases" in the Parry and Grant Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law (currently, the […]

Flag State

Embracing mainstream international law, this section on flag state explores the context, history and effect of the area of the law covered here. Resources Further Reading The entry "flag state" in the Parry and Grant Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law (currently, the […]

Flag of Truce

Embracing mainstream international law, this section on flag of truce explores the context, history and effect of the area of the law covered here. Resources Further Reading The entry "flag of truce" in the Parry and Grant Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law (currently, […]

Floating Choice of Law

Floating Choice of Law in Private International Law This section contain conflict of laws information and cross references related to floating choice of law on some major countries and additional jurisdictions. It covers key issues involved when citizens face international situations. […]

Flag Carrier

Flag Carrier in International Trade Meaning of Flag Carrier, according to the Dictionary of International Trade (Global Negotiator): A vessel registered under the flag of a particular country. Some counties support their merchant marine industry by limiting certain types of cargo to vessel […]

Flyers

Distribution of Flyers in Election Law Handing out of political pamphlets. During an election campaign, pamphlets or papers known as flyers containing information on a candidate and his or her political programme may be distributed door-to-door or in busy public places. Resources See Also […]

Flagship Store

Flagship Store in International Trade Meaning of Flagship Store, according to the Dictionary of International Trade (Global Negotiator): In retail business the designation of flagship is given to a retailer's primary location, a store in a prominent location, a chain's largest store, […]

Floating Currency

Floating Currency in International Trade Meaning of Floating Currency, according to the Dictionary of International Trade (Global Negotiator): One whose value in terms of foreign currency is not kept stable (on the basis of the par value or a fixed relationship to some other currency) but […]

Flagrante Delicto

Definition of Flagrante DelictoIn accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Flagrante Delicto : (Latin) In the commission of an offence. Certain types of *arrest can only be made when a person is in the act of committing an offence (See arrestable offence). The […]

Flotsam Jetsam and Lagan

Introduction to Flotsam Jetsam and Lagan

Flotsam, Jetsam, and Lagan, goods cast from ships at sea, usually in the event of shipwreck or while trying to prevent shipwreck. Flotsam is debris or cargo found floating. Jetsam is anything thrown overboard to lighten a sinking vessel. Lagan is carg…

Flight Of Capital

A significant movement of capital, usually in liquid form, from one jurisdiction to another. This capital movement usually occurs in response to troubled economic or political conditions that might result in confiscation, excessive taxation, or loss in value. However, this term may be applied as wel…