volenti non fit injuria

volenti non fit injuria
One is not legally injured if he has consented to the act complained of or was willing that it should occur. Anno: 17 ALR2d 348, § 3. The maxim upon which the principal of assumption of risk is based. 35 Am J1st M & S § 293. The maxim is frequently applied to a plaintiff who is complaining of a nuisance to which he voluntarily exposed himself. 39 Am J1st Nuis § 196. If a vendee blindly trusts where he should not and closes his eyes where ordinary prudence requires him to see, he is willing to be deceived, and the maxim applies. 55 Am J1st V & P § 67.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • volenti non fit injuria — vo·len·ti non fit in·ju·ria /vō len ˌtī ˌnän ˌfit in ju̇r ē ə, wō len tē ˌnōn ˌfit in yü rē ä/ [New Latin]: to one who is willing no harm is done used as a common law maxim expressing the principle that one is not injured when a risk is… …   Law dictionary

  • Volenti non fit injuria — (Latin: to a willing person, no injury is done or no injury is done to a person who consents ) is a common law doctrine which means that if someone willingly places themselves in a position where harm might result, knowing that some degree of… …   Wikipedia

  • volenti non fit injuria — /vō lenˈti nōn fit in jooˈri a/ No injury is done to a consenting party • • • Main Entry: ↑volens …   Useful english dictionary

  • Volenti non fit injuria — (Latín: no se comete injusticia con quien actuó voluntariamente y en un castellano más comprensible, sarna con gusto, no pica . Este brocardo resume el principio de respeto por la autonomía privada. Los jueces no corregirán lo pactado por dos… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Volenti non fit injurĭa — (lat.), dem Wollenden geschieht nicht Unrecht, wer es so haben will, dem geschieht es recht, nur von erwerblichen u. veräußerlichen Rechten anwendbarer Grundsatz …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Volenti non fit injurĭa — (lat.), »dem Einwilligenden geschieht kein Unrecht«. Über die sehr bestrittene strafrechtliche Bedeutung dieses Satzes vgl. Einwilligung des Verletzten …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Volenti non fit injuria — Volenti non fit injurĭa (lat.), dem Einwilligenden geschieht kein Unrecht …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Volenti non fit injuria — Volenti non fit injuria, lat., wer es so haben will, kann nicht über Unrecht klagen …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • volenti non fit injuria — /vowlentay non fit injuriya/ The maxim volenti non fit injuria means that if one, knowing and comprehending the danger, voluntarily exposes himself to it, though not negligent in so doing, he is deemed to have assumed the risk and is precluded… …   Black's law dictionary

  • Volenti non fit injuria. — См. Жорж Данден. Volenti non fit injuria. См. Не чорт толкал, своей головою попал …   Большой толково-фразеологический словарь Михельсона (оригинальная орфография)

  • Volenti non fit injuria — (изъявляющему согласие, обида не в обиду) положение римского права, выражающее тот принцип, что согласие потерпевшего устраняет ответственность лица, причинившего ущерб. Принцип этот находит полное применение в области гражданского права, но… …   Энциклопедический словарь Ф.А. Брокгауза и И.А. Ефрона

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