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Factum

[Latin, Fact, act, or deed.] A fact in evidence, which is generally the central or primary fact upon which a controversy will be decided.

See: action, event, fact, performance
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The Appellants devoted a section of their factum to the argument that the evidentiary sources relied upon by the Court of Appeal are generalized to Canada rather than speaking to the particular situation of their community, and may present other reliability problems.
74) See the arguments of Support and Custody Orders for Priority Enforcement (SCOPE) in Thibaudeau, supra note 7 at 689 and the Factum of the Charter Committee on Poverty Issues, Federated Anti-Poverty Groups of British Columbia, National Action Committee on the Status of Women and Women's Legal Education and Action Fund (The Coalition) in Thibaudeau, online: LEAF, <leaf.
21) The factums can be found on the website for the Supreme Court of Canada, at <http://www.
The factum says little about the unwritten principle of federalism, but directs considerable fire at what Canada anticipated would be a pillar of the arguments made by the francophone interveners: the idea that the unwritten principle of protection of minorities informs the role of the Senate and points away from selection of Senators by general election.
OLR: You mentioned factums and the importance of written arguments.
A written factum is an ideal opportunity to get somebody's attention.
reflected by EGALE's factum at the British Columbia Court of
In the Metropolitan Community Church of Toronto (MCCT) factum in
158) In its factum, LEAF argued that age and sex discrimination (and the interrelation between the two) were at play.
Factum has all its research and development in-house and develops its systems in close co-operation with its customers.
Earlier we have announced deliveries of our equipment to several European countries including Belgium, Denmark, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland and the UK," says Kenneth Lundgren, Managing Director, Factum Electronics AB.
The equipment delivered by Factum Electronics included audio encoders, IP inserters, data broadcasting servers, ensemble multiplexers, and management systems as well as Factum data receivers.