Latin Legal Terms

Ab origine

Ab origine – literally this term means “from the source”. Nowadays it relates to the term “aboriginal”. For example, within the court proceedings, valuable information could be obtained from the source – i.e. from an eye-witness; or from a document, signed by the party which intends to use it in court.

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