Joint bankruptcy claim – in some jurisdictions this term details an application filled by spouses who request to state bankruptcy because of continuous impossibility to pay their common debts towards creditors. Still in 2012 per the Bulgarian Law it is…

Joint bank account – within the meaning of the Banking Law in many legal systems, this term describes an account held by two or more individuals (usually spouses) where each bank account holder has a specimen of signature and is…

Joint and survivor annuity – this legal term refers to an annuity opened by two physical individuals (usually a married spouses), under which payments are made for the entire lifetime of all the above, either in whole or in part,…

Joint and several obligation – the term is used mostly in the Litigation process, where it details the liability of more than one person for which each person may be sued for the entire amount of damages done by all.…

Joint and several bond – this legal term refers to a type of investment bond in which the principal and the interest are guaranteed by two or more liable parties – each of the parties is liable for the full…

Joint adventure – this legal term is used in the sphere of Contracts & Obligations Law, where in many legal systems details a type of an investment agreement concluded by more than two business investors, where they wish to unite…

Joint administration – the term describes a court-approved mechanism under which two or more cases can be administered together on the base of common topics – same parties involved, same pretentions, etc.

Joint legal action – this term is used in Civil Law in many jurisdictions to detail a civil claim, entered by more than one claimant, against the same defendant, with the same subject of the claim, rising from the same…

Jobber – within the sphere of Commercial Law in many legal systems, the term details the figure of a trader (i.e. a dealer) who specializes on a specific market, and buys and sells goods to various retailers. The jobber acts…