Latin Legal Terms


Celo – this Latin verb means to hide, conceal, to keep secret. In the legal practice for example, lawyers are obliged to keep secret their correspondence and communication with their clients and not to share it with any third parties; (usually except where a crime is about to be performed). Otherwise they may be punished by the local Bar for not keeping confidentiality.

Popular Posts

Bear that none of the listings on this dictionary and its explanations does not represent legal advice, and should not be considered applicable to any individual case or legal suit. All the definitions and interpretations have been stipulated with a theoretical purpose only to deliver more concrete information to the visitor of the website about the term or phrase itself.