Claim

Claim may refer to:

  • Claim (legal)
  • Claim (patent)
  • Land claim
  • Proposition, a statement which is either true or false
  • A right
  • Sequent, in mathematics
  • A main contention, see conclusion of law

Other articles related to "claim, claims":

Requirements For Adverse Possession - Specific Requirements For Adverse Possession
... Claim of title or claim of right ... States has ruled that the mere intent to take the land as one's own constitutes "claim of right." Other cases have determined that a claim of right ... actual possession, also demonstrate knowledge of guilt, as opposed to claim of right ...
Example of An Effective Migu
... Normally, when one makes a claim that a loan has been repaid, he would be expected to produce evidence that it had been repaid, such as a receipt ... Since the lender cannot prove the existence of the loan, that claim would have prevailed ... Therefore, the claim that the loan was repaid is believed as well ...
Death-warning - Skepticism
... a valid source who empirically evaluates the claim must stand behind the belief ... solely uses testimonials as evidence for their claims ... the Society for Psychical Research fails to mention any evidence that disproves the claim and does not address any of these studies ...
Frivolous Litigation
... law suit to be frivolous if he or she personally finds a claim to be absurd, in legal usage "frivolous litigation" consists of a claim or defense that ... The fact that a claim is lost does not imply that it was frivolous ... repetition of motions or additional suits, may be uncivil or harassing to the court, or may claim extreme remedies ...
Critical Rationalism - The Pitfalls of Justificationism and Positivism
... from particulars, it would be inductively logical to claim that the sun sets because I get up in the morning, or that all buses must have drivers in them (if you've never seen an empty bus) ... purporting to give valid support for a claim are either circular or question-begging ... deductive argument (an inference from premises to a conclusion) for a given claim, then the content of the claim must already be contained within the premises of the argument (if ...

Famous quotes containing the word claim:

    The consequences of our actions grab us by the scruff of our necks, quite indifferent to our claim that we have “gotten better” in the meantime.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)

    Now, at the end of three years struggle the nation’s condition is not what either party, or any man devised, or expected. God alone can claim it.
    Abraham Lincoln (1809–1865)

    I claim to be a conscientiously immoral writer.
    George Bernard Shaw (1856–1950)