Benignior sententia in verbis generalibus seu dubiis est preferenda – The more favorable construction is to be placed on general or doubtful words.
Bis dat qui cito dat – He gives (pays) twice who pays promptly.
Bona fide – Sincere, in good faith.
Bona vacantia – Goods without an owner.
Boni judicis est ampliare jurisdictionem – It is the part of a good judge to enlarge his jurisdiction, i.e. remedial authority.
Boni judicis est judicium sine dilatione mandare executioni – It is the duty of a good judge to cause execution to issue on a judgment without delay.
Boni judicis lites dirimere est – It is the duty of a good judge to prevent litigation.
Bonus judex secundum aequum et bonum judicat et aequitatem stricto juri praefert – A good judge decides according to justice and right and prefers equity to strict law.
Breve judiciale non cadit pro defectu formae – A judicial writing does not fail through defect of form.