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Synonyms for amicus curiae

an adviser to the court on some matter of law who is not a party to the case

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No caso dos mandados de seguranca, verifica-se que existem algumas situacoes que envolvem materias que por transcenderem aos interesses dos impetrantes, tem tido os pedidos de amici curiae indeferidos.
(39) Finally, Mexico amended its civil procedure code to authorize amici curiae in 2011.
Courts and Beyond: Why Members of Congress Participate as Amici Curiae,
The amici curiae included senior lawyer Mohammad Akram Sheikh, Professor Dr Hafiz Hassan Madni from the Institute of Islamic Studies at the University of Punjab in Lahore, former member of the Council of Islamic Ideology Dr Mohsin Naqvi, member CII Professor Dr Sahibzada Sajidur Rehman, and Mufti Muhammad Hussain Khalil Khel from Karachi.
implications of the Clean Water Act); see also Brief Amici Curiae of the
Simard, Empirical Study of Amici Curiae in Federal Court: A Fine Balance of Access, Efficiency, and Adversarialism, 27 REV.
Assim, algumas perguntas estao por ser enfrentadas, as quais constituem o problema de pesquisa que alicerca esse estudo: qual a verdadeira influencia dos argumentos apresentados pelos amici curiae sobre os fundamentos que embasam as decisoes da Suprema Corte?
(2.) Amici curiae brief filed by American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, American Medical Association, American Academy of Family Physicians, American Osteopathic Association, and American Academy of Pediatrics in support of petitioners.
While traditionally an amicus curiae espouses a neutral position on the issues, in the pursuit of a better understanding of the essential issues in this case, the court hereby invites interested nonparties who are not to be hereby considered neutral amici curiae, the high court said in an advisory on Tuesday.
Te said the High Court has designated Architect Emmanuel Cuntapay of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH); an expert on the National Building Code to be designated by the secretary of DPWH; and a representative from the Housing and Land Use Regulatory Board to be designated by the agency's head as amici curiae or "friends of the court."
Un ambito tematico de singular relevancia para las aportaciones de los amici curiae. Puntualizaciones conclusivas.
Federal Prosecutors as Amici Curiae in Support of Petitioner, Chaidez,