public policy

public policy
The set of policies (laws, plans, actions, behaviors) of a government; plans and methods of action that govern that society; a system of laws, courses of action, and priorities directing a government action.

"The licensee exceeding the use restrictions would argue that it violates public policy to enforce the restrictions and therefore that state contract law may not impose liability for their violation."

See Also: public affairs, political science, government, govern, policy

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  • Public policy — can refer to:*Policy – general overview of policy and its study and formation. *Public policy (law) – public policy as a legal concept …   Wikipedia

  • public policy — n. The principles that guide a government in its administration, in an effort to maintain the well being and order of the state and its citizens; also, the principle that a contract or transaction that harms the public good is illegal. The… …   Law dictionary

  • public policy — The policy of the law; the policy in relation to the administration of the law. Practically synonymous with public good or public welfare. National Bank of Commerce v Greenberg, 195 Tenn 217, 258 SW2d 765, 38 ALR2d 1337. The policy of promoting… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • public policy — ordre public (франц.) публичный порядок, доктрина, охватывающая основополагающие принципы права и правосудия. В российском материальном праве ссылка на нарушение публичного порядка используется как механизм, препятствующий применению нормы… …   Glossary of international commercial arbitration

  • public policy — The interests of the community. If a contract is (on common law principles) contrary to public policy, this will normally make it an illegal contract In a few cases, however, such a contract is void but not illegal, and is treated slightly more… …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • public policy — viešoji politika statusas Aprobuotas sritis viešasis administravimas apibrėžtis Valdymo sprendimais išreikšta suderinta viešojo valdymo institucijų ir visuomenės valia visuomenei ir visai valstybei svarbiems klausimams ir problemoms spręsti.… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • public policy — viešoji politika statusas T sritis Politika apibrėžtis Tam tikras vyriausybės veiksmų kursas arba planas spręsti tam tikras problemas ar siekti tikslų. Apima viešosios politikos turinį ir procesą, nagrinėjami įvairūs formalūs ir neformalūs… …   Politikos mokslų enciklopedinis žodynas

  • Public policy school — Public policy schools teach students policy studies, policy analysis, public policy, public administration, and public affairs. Public policy schools offer a wide range of public policy degrees including the Master of Public Policy (MPP), the… …   Wikipedia

  • Public policy (law) — Public policy is the body of fundamental principles that underpin the operation of legal systems in each state. This addresses the social, moral and economic values that tie a society together: values that vary in different cultures and change… …   Wikipedia

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