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chancery:

see equityequity,
principles of justice originally developed by the English chancellor. In Anglo-American jurisprudence equitable principles and remedies are distinguished from the older system that the common law courts evolved.
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Chancery

A building or suite of rooms designed to house any of the following: a low court with special functions, archives, a secretarial, a chancellery.

chancery

A building or suite of rooms designed to house any of the following: a lawcourt with special functions, archives, a secretariat, a chancellery.
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In recent years, the Court of Chancery has expanded its use of judge-conducted mediation.
The Chancery Court dismissed the Englewood Citizens' second and third causes of action on February 5, 1998.
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After he defined the role of the other courts, he explained at some length the function of the Chancery, which he called |a Court of Equitie' (334).
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The team acts across all areas of commercial, banking and Chancery law, and is viewed as having 'deep insolvency experience'.
The Grade II-listed building, which is opposite John Lewis and Salt House Tapas, at the entrance to Liverpool One, was built as Chancery House in 1899 for the Gordon Smith Institute for Seamen Charity and provided help to seafarers who had fallen on hard times.
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