General Law refers to an arrangement of rules and regulations that are brought into existence by the way of some of the organizations of the social repute and respect. Laws are likely to be enforced by a group of legislative officials working for the same purpose or a single legislative official also.
When enforced, it is respected and followed by the officials and the citizens too. The laws that are followed by the citizens of a complete nation are named to be the national laws, and they have been encrypted in the specific law books that are followed by the citizens of the entire nation.
The different types of Laws:
- Civil Laws:
When it comes to private organizations and institutions, there is some specific law that are entitled to the employees of the institution only and abiding by them makes them sustain in the institutions. These laws are called institutional laws. These laws are given by a single individual or a group of individuals who might be the naming partners of the organizations. These laws are put under the category of Civil laws.
- Criminal Laws:
This part of the law system deals with the cases that happen to harm the society and the social causes. In such cases, the part of the doers which happens to be guilty of being the culprit is either penalized or punished.
Cases like robbery, murders and of the similar genre fall into the category of criminal law. If the offender happens to be guilty of the crime, he is sometimes subjected to go through a series of law procedures and then finally the decision is made.
- Property Law:
It is the type of law that deals with the entire process of transfer and loss of personal or official properties. This law is formulated to take into the cases like property transfer and the dealings of similar types. Under this, anything that belongs to an individual including all the movable and immovable possessions is taken into account. Any crime to the belongings mentioned above is taken into consideration and then a decision is made.
- International Laws:
It is the type of law system that deals with the interaction between the states and the happenings in there. It also governs the cases of citizens from other countries in other places and enforces the laws for them.
This law also comes to play in the cases regarding the customs, trade & commerce and international relations. A number of international laws are given by the United Nations and it looks after the proper functioning of the rules enforced.
The law system of a country provides a lot of scholastic approach to its history related to the law system. It moreover offers an idea about the integrity, philosophy, economic position and the social conditions too.
It is always followed by the pages of history that everyone is treated equally before the law system. It is, therefore, a critical step to enforce the law system to the citizens of a country by the citizens themselves. It then becomes a successful story when it is enforced and followed.