A tag is a keyword or label that categorizes your question with other, similar questions. Using the right tags makes it easier for others to find and answer your question.
For questions regarding the Creative Commons suite of copyright licenses, created by the organization of the same name.
Legal dissolution of a marriage
For questions about groups in the workforce. Consider [employment] for questions concerning individuals in the workplace.
Rules of practice and procedure in a court of law. Related tags: process, civil-procedure
Regarding "membership" among a country's "nationals," with rights and privileges bestowed upon them according to that country's laws, such as voting and other similar rights.
The buying and selling of goods and services
Questions on use and classification of intellectual-property as "public domain"
For questions regarding breaches (violations) of contracts.
Questions relating to the practice of medicine or provision of healthcare
For questions regarding the United States federal government. For questions about US federal law, use [united-states] instead.
a legal document by which a person expresses their wishes as to how their property is to be distributed at death.
For questions related to the Supreme Court of the United States of America.
For questions related to how and why law has evolved over time.
For questions regarding legally authorized search and seizure of private property
First amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Related tags: "freedom-of-speech".
For questions regarding the court system, courtroom procedure, or the process of interaction with a court of law. Do not use for questions that are more generally about a legal case handled by a court…
For questions about the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on laws and other regulations, legal process and proceedings, and legality of action. Consider adding a location tag if the question is specific…
a civil wrong that does not necessarily rise to the level of a criminal act although torts and crimes can arise from the same acts or omissions.
A panel of "peers" (often of 12) selected from the citizenry that acts as a "trier of fact" in a court case.
For questions regarding ownership and control of digital data. This data is often held by a third-party technology platform, either on a user's behalf or for the platform's own purposes. Related tag…
Video and/or audio recording. For eavesdropping on telecommunications specifically use the "wiretapping" tag.
Questions concerning the laws, criminal justice system, civil court procedures and related topics specific to the European country of France.
Questions concerning the laws, criminal justice system, civil court procedures and related topics specific to the state of Massachusetts.
regarding the losses (and the calculation thereof) suffered by a victim of a tortious action or omission
For questions about the origins and meaning of specific legal terms.
Unlawful killing of a human by another human with malice aforethought. Related tags might be "homicide" or "manslaughter."
Non-normative tag for questions relating to the use of information technology, typically in unintended manners.
Questions relating to the law as it applies to email
For questions regarding laws that apply to the workplace. Related tags: [employment], [employment-law]
typically used to refer to rules and administrative codes issued by governmental agencies at all levels, municipal, county, state and federal. Although they are not laws, regula…
For questions regarding heads of state with the title "President." Should be used with a jurisdiction tag to indicate which country the question is about.
Legal allowance to use force to protect one's self. May encompass rights to use force to protect one's property or the person or property of others.
Liability or obligation to pay or render something to another
for questions relating to the custody, transfer, and management of money by banks.
For questions about trial in a court of law -- customs, procedures, and rules.
Questions involving children, typically in relation to family-law. For questions about legal rights and responsibilities of young humans consider using tag "minor" instead.