Award – in the sphere of Arbitration procedures, the award is the actual result of an arbitration hearing, or the result of the amount of damages, which is given by the Arbitration Court.

Avulsion – in the area of Property Law, this term refers to Real estate accretion that occurs by the erosion or addition of one’s land by the sudden and unexpected change in a river stream such as a flash flood.…

A vinculo matrimonii – this term comes from Latin and it means “from the bond of matrimony”. Nowadays in the Family Law it is used to refer to a divorce, which is absolutely ended, so the ex-spouses can marry again…

Aviation Law – this legal term gives the name of a sphere of Law, which relates to registration and administration of aircrafts, airports and disputes arising in air transportation of goods and passengers. See also http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aviation_law .

Authorized share capital – for example, sometimes local corporate bodies can set up in their Memorandum of Association (the Establishing Act) the maximum amount of capital that company can use. This will be the authorized share capital.

Autopcy – this term is used in the Criminal Law, where details the performance of medical examination of the dead body of a person to seek the exact reasons for their death; i.e. usually to check if there are any…

Automatic transfer – it means: providing that a number of criteria, stipulated in the Code are met, proceedings must be transferred automatically to the court, situated nearest to the defendant’s official place of residence.