Thema Subject Categories 1.4

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L Law
Use all L* codes for: academic, professional or specialist titles only. DO NOT USE: code ‘L’ itself, but select specific categories from section L*. The L* section is not meant to reflect any particular legal system and many titles will need at least two codes to create the appropriate category. Use all L* codes with: PLACE 1* Qualifiers to indicate jurisdiction (especially with LN* codes), plus other qualifiers as appropriate.
Prefer: VS* codes for more general adult titles
LN Laws of specific jurisdictions and specific areas of law
Use all LN* codes with: PLACE 1* Qualifiers to indicate jurisdiction, as appropriate
LNA Legal systems: general
LNB Private or civil law: general
LNC Company, commercial and competition law: general
LND Constitutional and administrative law: general
LNE Economic administrative law and public commercial law
LNF Criminal law: procedure and offences
LNH Employment and labour law: general
LNJ Entertainment and media law
LNK Environment, transport and planning law: general
LNL Law: equity and trusts, foundations
LNM Family law
LNP Financial law: general
LNQ IT and Communications law / Postal laws and regulations
See also: LNCB2 E-commerce law
LNR Intellectual property law
LNS Property law: general
See also: LNKW Planning law
LNT Social law and Medical law
LNU Taxation and duties law
LNV Law of torts, damages and compensation
See also: LNAC14 Damages and compensation
LNW Law: wills, probate, succession
LNX Public Law 1.2
LNZ Primary sources of law
Use with: other L* codes for identifying sources and type of Law

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