Business terms and jargon explained. Your business dictionary

What is Bailment

Under English common law, this is where no ownership is transferred with possession. A simple example of this is where you lend somebody something. It is still yours, but they have possession.

<- Go Back
Business Terms Home page

Search jargon and terms database to learn more:-

A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z


Search Term   

Objective Warranties Discretionary Trust Lari
Budget Assignee Ask Principal Place of Business
Demilitarised Zone - DMZ Tentative Trust Personal data HMI
Leverage Adware Custody time limit Act of God
Standing Order Writ of Restitution Illegal per se Vertically integrated
Credit Locus in quo Capsizing Mergers and Acquisitions
NPO Indicia Commute Derivative action
Labour CNCD Economist Pension Contributions
N225 Civil Court form Bank Reconciliation Ombudsman Zero Rate Certificate
Close company BotNet LCP Entitled Destinations

Term created / updated 2006-09-18 23:03:49

Knowledge is the key to success. That is why we have gone to great lengths to get you these business terms, and to explain them in Plain English so it is very easy to understand. Getting the right understanding and knowing your business jargon will keep you informed among your peers.

Copyright © 2004-2018 Scopulus Limited. All rights reserved.