Translation of "common law" - English-Spanish dictionary

common law

noun [ no plural ] uk /ˌkɒm.ən ˈlɔː/ us /ˌkɑː.mən ˈlɑː/

the legal system in England and most of the US that has developed over a period of time from old customs and court decisions, rather than laws made by politicians

derecho consuetudinario

(Translation of “common law” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)