Categories of Laws

  • Tort Law
    • England and Wales
    • Deals with individuals and their rights and obligations under the law
  • Mixed Law
    • Forms the basis of the legal system in Holland, Quebec, Louisiana, South Africa and Scotland
  • Civil Law
    • Central Europe, Asia


  • Administrative Law
    • Defines standards of performance and conduct that organizations and their employees should follow
  • Religious Law
    • Covers aspects of social and spiritual behavior within society
  • Criminal Law
    • Is meant to regulate individuals behavior towards society