Overseas Department (France)

Hierarchical Display of Overseas department (France) Politics > Executive power and public service > Regional and local authorities
Geography > Overseas countries and territories > French overseas department and region Overseas department (France) Concept of Overseas department (France) See […]

Overseas Countries and Territories

Hierarchical Display of Overseas countries and territories European Union > European construction > EU relations > Agreement (EU) > Regional and local authorities
European Union > European construction > EU relations > Agreement (EU) > French overseas collectivity
European Union > […]

Overlapping of Income

Hierarchical Display of Overlapping of income Economics > National accounts > Income
Social Questions > Social protection > Social security > Social-security benefit > Pension scheme > Cumulative pension entitlement
Employment And Working Conditions > Employment > Employment structure > […]


Overdraft in International Trade Meaning of Overdraft, according to the Dictionary of International Trade (Global Negotiator): A deficit in a bank account caused by drawing more money that is credited to it. Note, Overdraft, Interest From the book The Clergyman's Hand-book of Law, about […]

Overseas Territories

Overseas Countries and Territories (OCTs) and Europe There is an entry on overseas countries and territories (octs) in the European legal encyclopedia. Overseas countries and territories and the European Union Resources See Also OCTs Resources See Also Further Reading Entry "Overseas […]

Overriding Mandatory Provisions

Overriding Mandatory Provisions in Private International Law This section contain conflict of laws information and cross references related to overriding mandatory provisions on some major countries and additional jurisdictions. It covers key issues involved when citizens face international […]


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

Overseas Private Investment Corporation

An independent agency of the U.S. government formed in 1971 to stimulate private investment in overseas projects, usually in developing countries. In furthering this objective, OPIC provides: (1) cost assistance, up to 75 percent, in the establishment of the foreign venture; (2) direct loans […]

Overseas Development Council

Overseas Development Council (ODC) in relation with International Trade In the context of trade organizations, Christopher Mark (1993) provided the following definition of Overseas Development Council (ODC): A research and educational organization that encourages review of US policies toward […]


The Legal History of OverviewThis section provides an overview of Overview ResourcesSee AlsoLegal Biography Legal Traditions Historical Laws History of Law Further Reading Overview in the Oxford International Encyclopedia of Legal History (Oxford University Press) The Oxford Encyclopedia of […]


Oversize in Law LibrariesThe follow definition of Oversize is of use in law library research: A book which is too large to be shelved in normal call number sequence on the shelves of a library. Oversize materials may be shelved in a separate location, as indicated in the entry in the online catalog.

Overtime Ban

Overtime ban in the International Trade Union Rights Area Definition of Overtime ban provided by ITUC-CSI-IGB: A form of industrial action in which workers carry out their normal work but refuse to perform any overtime. Resources Trade Union Topics Trade Union Act Trades Union Congress (TUC) […]


Taxes paid by a firm to a foreign government beyond the amount which can be offset in the home country by means of foreign tax credits or other double taxation relief. For example, if a firm paid one million dollars in taxes to country A, but was able to receive a tax credit of only $700,000 in its …