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  • Die grobe Unbilligkeit von Scheidungsfolgenby Jan-Christopher van Eymeren

    Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2014; US$ 136.65

    Der familienrechtlichen Literatur fehlte bisher ein ganzheitlicher Blick auf die negativen Härteklauseln des Scheidungsfolgenrechts. Die Arbeit schließt diese Lücke, indem sie dem Wesen und der Funktion billigen Rechts nachspürt und die Regeln zur Verwirkung von Zugewinn-, Versorgungsausgleich und nachehelichem Unterhalt einer kritischen Analyse unterzieht.... more...

  • Europees conflictenrechtby Jannet A. Pontier

    Amsterdam University Press 2005; US$ 10.50

    Een complexe geschiedenis in vogelvlucht Rede in verkorte vorm uitgesproken bij de aanvaarding van het ambt van hoogleraar in het Internationaal privaatrecht aan de Universiteit van Amsterdam op vrijdag 17 september 2004 door Jannet A. more...

  • International Family Lawby Professor Barbara Stark

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 49.95

    International law has become part of everyday family law practice, as lawyers everywhere are confronted with questions regarding the rights of 'mail-order' brides, the adoption of children from other countries, the abduction of children by foreign parents, and domestic violence victims seeking asylum. Indeed, globalization is transforming family law,... more...

  • Family Law, Sex and Societyby Peter De Cruz

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 69.95

    Comparative in both approach and framework, Family Law, Sex and Society provides a critical exposition of key areas in family law, exploring their evolution and development within their historical, cultural, political and legal context. Cross-referencing to English law throughout, this comparative textbook pays particular attention to the transformation... more...

  • 2009by Andrea Bonomi; Paul Volken

    sellier european law publishers 2010; US$ 237.00

    The current rich volume of the Yearbook attempts to strike a balance in the multifaceted expressions of the increasing importance of private international law at national and supranational levels. The vitality of private international law within the European Union is evidenced by both legislative projects and the rich case law of the European Court... more...

  • Application of Foreign Lawby Carlos Esplugues Mota; José Luis Iglesias Buhigues; Guillermo Palao Moreno

    sellier european law publishers 2011; US$ 181.00

    During the last decade Europe has undertaken an active and broad process of harmonisation of choice-of-law rules within the EU. However, this drastic movement towards a harmonised system has so far left aside a highly relevant issue: the application by judicial and non-judicial authorities of the foreign law. In full contrast to the little... more...

  • Rechtskraftdurchbrechungen von Strafentscheidungen im Wechsel der politischen Nicole Hanne

    Duncker & Humblot 2011; US$ 59.16

    Hauptbeschreibung Die Autorin befaßt sich mit der Frage, wie bereits rechtskräftige Entscheidungen abgesehen von der Wiederaufnahme des Strafverfahrens in unterschiedlichen politischen Systemen abgeändert werden können. Im Gegensatz zu früheren Untersuchungen zu diesem Thema ist die gerichtliche Praxis ebenfalls berücksichtigt. Ausgehend von den... more...

  • Universelles Vö Alfred Verdross; Bruno Simma

    Duncker & Humblot 2012; US$ 151.32

    Das »Universelle Völkerrecht« gilt noch heute als maßgebliches Einführungs- und Standardwerk für Juristen und Politikwissenschaftler. In der 3., völlig neu bearbeiteten Auflage aus dem Jahr 1984 hatten die Autoren u.a. eine neue, systematisch strukturierte Gliederung vorgenommen. Das kontinuierliche Interesse am »Universellen Völkerrecht« hat den Verlag... more...

  • 150 Jahre deutsche Verwaltungsgerichtsbarkeitby Eckart Hien

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 35.00

    The Baden Administrative Court was the first administrative court to be established in Germany and began its work in October 1863 in Karlsruhe. In 2013, the anniversary of its founding provided the occasion to reflect on the 150-years history of administrative justice in Germany. The essay is based on a lecture delivered by the then President... more...

  • After Legal Equalityby Robert Leckey

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    Groups seeking legal equality often take a victory as the end of the line. Once judgment is granted or a law is passed, coalitions disband and life goes on in a new state of equality. Policy makers too may assume that a troublesome file is now closed. This collection arises from the urgent sense that law reforms driven by equality call for fresh lines... more...