Glossary of Personal Injury Law TermsThere are 1274 entries in this glossary.
The person to whom payment is addressed or given. In family law, the term usually refers to the person who receives or to whom support or maintenance is owed. In commercial law, the term refers to the person to whom a bill of exchange is made payable. On a regular check, the space after the words "pay to the order of" identifies the payee.