Occupy The Field Definition and Legal Meaning

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

What is Occupy The Field?

It refers to the displacing effects (monopolizing) of the laws by the higher authority like federal laws over the state laws. When there is a conflict between the laws or theres inconsistency in the laws of state and federal, the federal law has an authority to make the law of state effectless, which means they occupy the field.