De mercatoribus, the statute

Dictionary: 
Ballentine's Law Dictionary

An English statute of 1233 allowing the charging of lands with debts contracted in trade. Also known as Acton Burnel. See 4 Bl. Comm. 426.

Author: 
James A. Ballentine
Publisher: 
The Bobbs-Merrill Company
Year Published: 
1916
Genre: 
Law Dictionary