Burden Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Burden, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Burden?

(n) Burden is the responsibility arising out of an obligation towards another party by a legal provision, social custom, morel responsibility etc to do some act or achieve certain results. Eg. Burden to look after the minor child, Burden to prove the allegation made against others.