For any country to function normally, there needs to be a legal system that tells people what to and what not to do. A country’s law makes sure that people interact in a way that is harmonious and if there are any disputes which will surely arise then there are peaceful ways to overcome them so that the people remain united.
There are so many ways that people can clash, however, different laws have been put in place to deal with all of them, the major ones are discussed below. In criminal law, somebody is said to have committed a crime if he/she broke a law that was forbidding that exact act. In second place we have industrial law, this law was put in place to govern working people, and it also protects the rights of such people and the relationships between trade unions, employers and employees. Making a promise that might have consequences in the future is covered under contract law which serves to make sure that the parties involved get what was stipulated in the promise.
The legislature, executive and judiciary are the three entities under constitutional law which is used in enforcing the legal affairs involved in managing a state. If one wants to challenge the actions that a figure in authority has done, the administrative law can be your best choice of weapon to do so. Civil rights laws help in making sure that the rights of every citizen of a country is upheld.
Consumers of various products are protected by consumer rights that make sure they get quality goods that have been certified and deal with any complaints from consumers that have been dealt a bad hand.The middlemen of law are called lawyers and they are the ones that use the law to get justice for the wronged. Among the duties of a lawyer include represent of clients when matters have to be taken to court. Drafting of paperwork and doing legal research is another duty that lawyers have, clients only need to point them in the right direction. A lawyer is also expected to advice his/her client on which ways to follow and which not to so that they can be in a position to win the case, the lawyer is also expected to prevent his client from resulting into methods that may break the law.
Valuable content such as books, musical works, chemical formulas need protection by procuring a patent or copyright for them, a client would have a hard time doing this for him/herself and that’s why a lawyer is allocated all these duties. Finally a lawyer is expected to honor the wishes of the deceased through ensuring that those in the will get what belongs to them.