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  • The York-Antwerp Rules: The Principles and Practice of General Average Adjustmentby Michael Harvey

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 445.00

    Written from the perspective of the Average Adjuster, this book is an essential read for practitioners in maritime law and marine insurance. The book contains: ? Historical references regarding the establishment of GeneralAverage from Roman Law onwards ? Establishment of the International rules: ? The Glasgow Resolution 1860 ? The York rules of 1864... more...

  • Corporations, Human Rights and Corporate Social Responsibility in Africaby Miantao Sun; Brian Roberts

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2014; US$ 199.00

    The roles of corporations, generally and multinational ones particularly, in our individual and collective lives are sometimes veiled but salient, and with far reaching implications. The development and spread of the concept of corporate social responsibility (CSR) around the core question of how business should interface with society has occurred... more...

  • International Maritime Conventions (Volume 1)by Francesco Berlingieri

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 299.95

    For the first time, this unique text brings together all private international maritime law conventions alongside expert commentary and analysis. Truly global in approach, the book covers each of the nineteen conventions currently in force, all scrutinised by this internationally-acclaimed author. It also examines important maritime conventions not... more...

  • Commercial Shipping Handbookby Peter Brodie

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 204.95

    The Commercial Shipping Handbook is an invaluable reference tool for anyone involved in international trade and a first step towards understanding the framework within which the international movement of goods by sea is conducted. The handbook gives concise explanations of the many activities that comprise shipping, explaining the terms and how... more...

  • The Role of Law and Regulation in Sustaining Financial Marketsby Niels Philipsen; Guangdong Xu

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    This book explores the role of law and regulation in sustaining financial markets in both developed and developing countries, particularly the European Union, United States and China. The central argument of this book is that law matters for the operation of financial markets, which, in turn, significantly influences the performance of firms, industries,... more...

  • The Handbook on Additional Insuredsby Timothy A. Diemand; Joseph G. Grasso; Michael Menapace; Charles Platto

    American Bar Association 2013; US$ 119.99

    At its most fundamental nature, the purpose of additional insured coverage is to protect the additional insured from claims of vicarious liability, that is, liability based entirely on the relationship between two insureds, as opposed to any active negligence on the part of the additional insured. The Handbook on Additional Insureds serves as... more...

  • Internationales Wirtschaftsrechtby Horst-Peter Götting; Urs Peter Gruber; Jörn Lüdemann; et al.; Christian Tietje

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 76.16

    Die Neuauflage bietet eine hochaktuelle, umfassende Darstellung und Analyse des internationalen Wirtschaftsrechts. Sie berücksichtigt u.a. Entwicklungen im Zusammenhang mit der Finanz- und Staatsschuldenkrise der letzten Jahre, der Bali-Konferenz der WTO und dem Lissabon-Vertrag der EU.   more...

  • Außen- und Binnendurchgriff im Vertragsnetzby Judita Dolzan

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 108.82

    This work investigates the phenomenon of contractual networks and, while drawing on interdisciplinary approaches, attempts to position the issue legally, not least with a view to the dogma of contract law. It examines in particular the impacts that result from the ?network character? of individual contracts, as well as the associated modifications... more...

  • Ethics of the Legal Professionby Sir Fred Phillips

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    In countries outside the developed world, although writers have written commentaries on specific legal codes, very little attention has been given to legal writing which has focused specifically on the ethics of the legal profession. This book makes a special contribution in that regard providing, as it does, a comparative study of prevailing efforts... more...

  • Non-Trial Advocacyby Stephen Nathanson

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 63.95

    Lawyers use non-trial advocacy skills in court for pre- and post-trial submissions. They are easier to learn than trial advocacy skills, and are much more relevant to the work of most new lawyers. This book examines all key aspects of criminal and civil non-trial advocacy, including bail applications, pleas in mitigation and interim applications... more...