The Civil Law
Remedy- A solution to the harm cause by the person accused.
Plaintiff- The person suing.
Defendant- The person being sued.
Equity- Justice under the law that is influenced by fairness.
The Main Ideas
-Generally, people file civil lawsuits in court.
-Judges & juries use use laws to settle these conflicts
-Civil law provides two kinds of remedies for breaking the law : compensation, and equity