publicinterest law

public-interest law

a branch of law that often utilizes class-action suits to protect the interest of a large group or of the public at large, as in matters relating to racial discrimination, air pollution, etc.

1965–70 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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