Latin Legal Terms

Actori incumbit onus probandi

Actori incumbit onus probandi – this Latin phrase is used in the Court Trials, where states that the actual burden of proofs lay on the claimant, who has to prove the aspects of their submitted claim. I.e. this legal maxim sets the burden of proof.

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