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- Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 104.99
L?Encyclopédie judiciaire de droit luxembourgeois est universelle. Elle vise la plupart des disciplines juridiques. Les définitions qui s?y trouvent s?appuient sur les décisions judiciaires qui pivotent souvent sur des jurisprudences belge et française, donnant à l?ouvrage une dimension qui dépasse le seul droit luxembourgeois. En ce sens, cet... more...
- OUP Oxford 2015; US$ 114.99
The right to litigate in person is fiercely protected in common law jurisdictions, but litigants in person nonetheless pose serious challenges to the administration of justice. By examining the theoretical underpinnings of the right to self-representation, this book provides a new perspective in the debate over access to justice. more...
- Oxford University Press 2011; US$ 82.99
In A History of Civil Litigation: Political and Economic Perspectives, Frank J. Vandall studies the expansion of civil liability from 1466 to 1980, and the cessation of that growth in 1980. It evaluates the creation of tort causes of action during the period of 1400-1980. Re-evaluation and limitation of those developments from 1980 to the present... more...
- Oxford University Press 2012; US$ 144.99
American law was founded on the principle of an open court, where the general public could observe judicial proceedings and report to others on the outcomes. In recent decades, however, civil disputes have been increasingly resolved out of court, with the outcomes of the disputes kept secret. While it is widely acknowledged that confidential handling... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95
Understanding the complex dynamics involved in workplace disputes helps improve the way organizations deal with unwelcome but inevitable occurrences. These issues have been researched from different perspectives, but previously such research has failed to ask how flattened organizational form might impact ways of resolving disputes, focusing instead... more...
- Princeton University Press 2009; US$ 30.95
What motivates judges as decision makers? Political scientist Lawrence Baum offers a new perspective on this crucial question, a perspective based on judges' interest in the approval of audiences important to them. The conventional scholarly wisdom holds that judges on higher courts seek only to make good law, good policy, or both. In these theories,... more...
- Free Press 2010; US$ 17.00
The adoption of the Bill of Rights in 1791 marked the creation of a uniquely innovative mechanism for constitutional change by which Americans have continued to renew and redefine their governance over a two-hundred-year period. Now, in time for the bicentennial celebration of this great document, seven distinguished scholars combine their expertise... more...
- BRILL 2011; US$ 185.00
Examining the jurisdiction of international arbitral tribunals, International Arbitral Jurisdiction establishes general principles relating to such jurisdiction. The study refers to the principles of consent and its limitations, and also deals with such matters as interpretation of compromis and incidental jurisdiction. more...
- St. Martin's Press 2004; US$ 27.99
Big-ticket litigation is a way of life in this country. But something new is afoot--something typified by the $246 billion tobacco settlement, and by courtroom assaults that have followed against industries ranging from HMOs to gunmakers, from lead paint manufacturers to "factory farms." Each massive class-action suit seeks to invent new law, to ban... more...