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- Springer 2014; US$ 179.00
The book examines how the absence of insurance in the past led to some special maritime liability law principles such as ?general average? (i.e., losses or expenses shared by all the parties to a maritime adventure) and the limitation of shipowners? liability. In the absence of insurance, these principles served the function of insurance mostly for... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 320.00
With the Maritime Labour Convention now in force (as of August 2013), the shipping industry is faced with a new international convention that has comprehensive implications across all sectors. This vital text provides timely analysis and thought-provoking essays regarding the Convention?s application and enforcement in practice. Hailed as... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2013; US$ 40.00
Frank H. Stephen's evaluation of public policy on the legal profession in UK and European jurisdictions explores how regulation and self-regulation have been liberalized over the past 30 years. The book surveys where the most recent and radical liberalization involving the ownership of law firms by non-lawyers is likely to lead, and appraises the... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 134.95
The contributions in this volume pay homage to Zenon Bankowski, with a focus on problems concerning laws normalization and the revitalizing force of anxiety. Ranging from political critique to methodological issues and from the role of human rights in development to the role of parables and analogy in legal reasoning, the contributions themselves... more...
- Hart Publishing Limited 2013; US$ 135.00
To mark the 30th anniversary of the Institute of Maritime Law at Southampton University, maritime law researchers discuss the evolution of this fascinating area of law in the last 30 years and to stimulate discussion on its possible future. more...
- American Bar Association 2013; US$ 19.99
Jiu Jitsu Jurisprudence provides lawyers with an alternative way to balance their busy and stressful lives?both in and out of the courtroom?through the sport and meditational practices of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. It incorporates a total body workout while enhancing mental faculties (awareness, concentration, reaction) with emotional benefits (confidence,... more...
- De Gruyter 2013; US$ 210.00
Medical malpractice and compensation for medical injuries are issues which regularly create tension and innovation in national legal systems but the analysis of these areas is often limited to national audiences. This study examines the issues in a uniquely global context. Drawing from a wide range of legal systems this study seeks to uncover the underlying... more...
- Verlag Versicherungswirtschaft 2013; US$ 36.99
Das Buch enthält Vorträge, die im Rahmen des 5. Düsseldorfer Versicherungsrechtstages am 26. Oktober 2012 gehalten wurden. Aus dem Themenbereich des Versicherungsaufsichtsrechts finden sich Beiträge über Maßstäbe und Proportionalität der Compliance und ihrer Beaufsichtigung sowie zu den aufsichtsrechtlichen Anforderungen an Schlüsselfunktionsträger... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 540.00
This book provides an authoritative and comprehensive review of all aspects of the law that relate to liability insurance contracts. Taking an international comparative perspective, The Law of Liability Insurance covers all the major types of liability insurance, not just professional indemnity insurance, presenting the issues according to the... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 510.00
This book provides a comparative English/US law study of the operation of facultative reinsurance contracts. Most of the reinsurance litigation in England and the US has involved this type of contract, and there are regular arbitrations and judicial proceedings in the leading common law jurisdictions to which this book will be relevant. The book is... more...