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 related to the law for minors, i.e. persons who have not reached the age of majority (usually 16, 18, or 21 years).
For questions about lawyers and the licensed practice of the legal profession.
Questions about ownership of property. More specific tags include real-estate, intellectual-property, common-property, community-property. More general tags include property.
Questions on use and classification of intellectual-property as "public domain"
The buying and selling of goods and services
Legal dissolution of a marriage
For questions regarding legally authorized search and seizure of private property
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.
Rules of practice and procedure in a court of law. Related tags: process, civil-procedure
Questions relating to the practice of medicine or provision of healthcare
For questions relating specifically to Massachusetts law.
For questions specific to French law
A panel of "peers" (often of 12) selected from the citizenry that acts as a "trier of fact" in a court case.
For questions related to how and why law has evolved over time.
regarding the losses (and the calculation thereof) suffered by a victim of a tortious action or omission
Video and/or audio recording. For eavesdropping on telecommunications specifically use the "wiretapping" tag.
Non-normative tag for questions relating to the use of information technology, typically in unintended manners.
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.
For questions related to the Supreme Court of the United States of America.
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…
Questions involving children, typically in relation to family-law. For questions about legal rights and responsibilities of young humans consider using tag "minor" instead.
Liability or obligation to pay or render something to another
First amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Related tags: "freedom-of-speech".
for questions relating to the custody, transfer, and management of money by banks.
For questions about the origins and meaning of specific legal terms.
The Canadian province of Ontario.
Defamation by written means