slip rule

noun

  • Procedural Law and Evidence
  • The Practice of Law
  • Common law systems
  • US Law
  • UK Law

Definitions of slip rule

  • a rule allowing for minor mistakes, such as spelling errors, in a legal document to be corrected

    The judge accepted an application to amend an order under the slip rule.

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