Lex non carat de minimis
- The law does not pay attention to trifles.
Ballentine's law dictionary. Anderson, W.S.. 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