Lex non carat de minimis

The law does not pay attention to trifles.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • minimis non carat lex — See de minimis non carat lex …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • de minimis non carat lex — The law is not concerned with trifles. Loeffler v Roe (Fla) 69 So 2d 331, 47 ALR2d 319. A maxim leading to the rule that accepts substantial performance as a sufficient performance of a contract, 17 Am J2d Contr § 370; sometimes applied to… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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