lex loci actus

noun
lex lo·​ci ac·​tus | \ ¦lekˌslōkēˈaktəs, -ēˈäk- \
variants: or lex actus

Definition of lex loci actus

: the law of the place where an act is done or a transaction takes place

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History and Etymology for lex loci actus

lex loci actus from New Latin, law of the place of the act; lex actus from New Latin, law of the act

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“Lex loci actus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lex%20loci%20actus. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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