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  • Human Rights in Transnational Businessby Julia Ruth-Maria Wetzel

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 159.00

    This book investigates how human rights lawcan be applied to corporate entities. To date there have been insufficientinternational legal mechanisms to bring corporations to justice for theirmisconduct abroad. The book argues that rather than trying to solve the problemlocally, an international approach to corporate human rights compliance needsto... more...

  • Coherence in EU Competition Lawby Wolf Sauter

    OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 119.99

    An examination of how competition law maintains its coherence, this volume charts the historical development of the EU competition regime and its path to decentalized enforcement, as well as studying the coherence of the regime's goals, boundaries, rules, and exceptions. more...

  • Enforcing Intellectual Property Rightsby Jane Lambert

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 124.95

    What do you do if ... you need to seek a court order against a former employee who has set up in competition with you, having first helped themselves to your customer database? ... Or if you are deluged with complainants who have bought products they thought were yours, but turn out to have been made from inferior materials and without your knowledge... more...

  • Electronic Commerce and International Private Lawby Lorna E. Gillies

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    Electronic Commerce and International Private Law examines the maximization of consumer protection via the consumer's jurisdiction and law. It discusses the proposition that a new connecting factor be used to improve the efficiency of juridical protection for consumers who contract with foreign sellers by electronic means and offers recommendations... more...

  • Life Assurance Contractsby Andrew McGee

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 138.95

    Life assurance continues to be a topic of great practical significance, given the popularity of endowment mortgages and pensions, which contain an element of insurance, as well as the need for families to protect against the loss of their breadwinners. Since the first edition of this book in 1995 much has changed, with a fundamentally new regulatory... more...

  • Business and Human Rightsby Dorothée Baumann-Pauly; Justine Nolan

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 59.95

    In a global economy, multinational companies often operate in jurisdictions where governments are either unable or unwilling to uphold even the basic human rights of their citizens. The expectation that companies respect human rights in their own operations and in their business relationships is now a business reality that corporations need to respond... more...

  • Yeowart and Parsons on the Law of Financial Collateralby Geoffrey Yeowart; Robin Parsons; Edward Murray; Hamish Patrick

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2016; US$ 40.00

    This book is the first of its kind to offer a systematic examination of the whole law relating to financial collateral. It does so in two parts. First, it explains the law created by the Financial Collateral Arrangements (No 2) Regulations 2003, the Directive it implemented and related legislation. Second, it examines how financial collateral is used... more...

  • Das Haager Übereinkommen von 2005by Christine Moebus

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 54.99

    DieArbeit untersucht das am 1.10.2015 in Kraft getretene Haager Übereinkommen über Gerichtsstandsvereinbarungen (HÜ). Im Zentrum der Untersuchung steht diepraxisrelevante Frage, wann Gerichte anderer Staaten trotz anderslautenderGerichtsstandsvereinbarung einen Rechtsstreit entscheiden können. Eine der Kernregelungen des HÜ sieht bei internationalen... more...

  • Proactive Law for Managersby George Siedel; Helena Haapio

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 79.95

    Savvy managers no longer look at contracts and the law reactively but use them proactively to reduce their costs, minimize their risks, secure key talent, collaborate to innovate, protect intellectual property, and create value for their customers that is superior to that offered by competitors. To achieve competitive advantage in this way managers... more...