jus ad rem

noun
\ -ad-ˈrem, -äd- \

Legal Definition of jus ad rem

: a personal right to possession of property that usually arises from a contractual obligation (as a lease) — compare jus in re

History and Etymology for jus ad rem

Medieval Latin, right to a thing

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“Jus ad rem.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/jus%20ad%20rem. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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