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- Martin Books 2007; US$ 24.95
This book has been written for Australian business managers/owners involved directly or indirectly in the management of a business, whether it be large or small. It is also aimed at business and law students and anyone from the general public who would like to garner information about business law in Australia. Through her day-to-day work the writer... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 106.95
This book provides a comprehensive collection of Cases and Materials On Marine Insurance Law. The sources included here are not always readily accessible. Each chapter is introduced with a brief resume of the general principles,before the facts of each case are summarised and the extracts of the relevant parts of judgments reproduced. The significance... more...
- Hart Publishing Limited 1997; US$ 28.35
A man slips on a dance floor and breaks his leg. He recovers damages. A child has both legs amputated as a result of meningitis and is awarded nothing. The law's justification for awarding damages in the first case is that the man's injury was the fault of someone else, while in the second case damages are denied because nobody was at fault.... more...
- University of Chicago Press 2010; US$ 27.50
For much of the twentieth century, industrialized nations addressed social problems, such as workers' compensation benefits and social welfare programs, in terms of spreading risk. But in recent years a new approach has emerged: using risk both as a way to conceive of and address social problems and as an incentive to reduce individual claims on collective... more...
- Charles C Thomas 2013; US$ 69.95
The nine years since publication of the first edition of Emergency Response and Emergency Management Law have seen major changes in the laws that govern the structure and substance of emergency response and emergency management. The first edition came out only two years after the 9/11 attacks, and subsequent legal revisions had only begun to shake... more...
- University of Chicago Press 2011; US$ 36.00
Shareholder litigation and class action suits play a key role in protecting investors and regulating big businesses. But Directors and Officers liability insurance shields corporations and their managers from the financial consequences of many illegal acts, as evidenced by the recent Enron scandal and many of last year’s corporate financial... more...
- Brookings Institution Press 2009; US$ 34.95
There are strong forces arrayed for and against proposals to reform insurance regulation in America. This struggle, combined with the complexity of the issues and cacophony ofconflicting arguments, have likely contributed to legislative inaction. Martin Grace, Robert Klein, and other experts on insurance and financial regulation help policymakers,... more...
- Cambridge University Press 2003; US$ 37.00
The genetic information that is available to insurance companies has often been regulated to avoid certain ethical difficulties. But regulation may not be the solution, argue the authors, and suggest instead the resurrection of collectively funded public insurances. This will interest academic researchers and professionals involved with genetics and... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 119.95
Management and IT professionals in the healthcare arena face the fear of the unknown: they fear that their massive efforts to comply with HIPAA requirements may not be enough, because they still do not know how compliance will be tested and measured. No one has been able to clearly explain to them the ramifications of HIPAA. Until now. The HIPAA Program... more...
- Hart Publishing Limited 2011; US$ 59.32
This third edition provides a detailed examination of the developing law of insurance, combining exposition of the law with critical analysis. The text is enhanced by extensive citations to case law and academic commentaries, making the book ideal for stu more...