67) By directing courts not to draw inferences from the changes made by the codifiers
, Congress limited the risk of inadvertently introducing substantive changes into the Code--a risk Congress had reason to believe was significant.
believes that this was also the attitude of the codifiers
and the state
He is known as the Imam of Madina and the Imam of Dar al-Hijra, and is the codifier
of one of the four madhhabs of Muslim orthodoxy.
If this failure was a shortcoming on Griffith's part, then it was one which was shared by every other potential codifier
The rules accepted by the Jewish codifiers
indicate that the right to revise a judgment is not time-limited.
It is likely that the codifiers
in 1866 borrowed the English expression "joint and several" from the common law, where joint and several liability closely resembles solidarity.
However, the "goyim" of our time among whom we, the Jewish nation, live in exile and under whose protection we dwell, do believe in the Creation of the world, the Exodus from Egypt, and in other principles of our faith (ikkarei ha-dat), and their intention when they pray to the Maker of heaven and earth is to the one God, as our codifiers
Which agencies would be most appropriate as the codifiers
of the four proposed new codes?
His writing and drafts were "points of reference which would inspire codifiers
whether continental (one thinks of the Napoleonic codification itself at the beginning of the 19th century) or of the common law.
implies that the codifiers
failed to achieve their objective of ordering the rules in both Book Ten on private international law and Chapter XVIII on arbitration agreements in Book Five.
It was common, for example, for the radical codifiers
(those who wanted to codify existing common law not only to make it more intelligible to non-lawyers, but also to reform it) in the 1820s and 1830s to argue that the very problem they sought to remedy was a moribund, slavish adherence to precedent that prevented needed reforms, (24) which left codification as a means to "reliev[e] judges from the obligation now imposed upon them of obeying precedents not consonant to the spirit of the age.
the team of codifiers
who had worked independently met to find common ground in comparing the codifications made