Duties and Rights

Editor's note

This is work that is being envisaged.


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The Duties-and-rights pattern captures the concepts and relations that explain what (generic) duties and rights are, thereby following the theory of Hohfeld, which is not only the basis of legal systems (in jurisdictions), but can be used to generically model duties and rights.


Formalized model

Here is a visual representation of this pattern, using the following notations and conventions:

Conceptual model of the 'Duties-and-rights' pattern
Editor's note

TNO to provide further introductorty texts